Kabir Das’ is deeply etched in India’s collective consciousness but in this modern malaise he is no more than a time-worn name relegated to old books.
In order to evoke Kabir Das' legacy and relive his teachings, New Era Public School's Annual Day 2023 paid homage to the 13th-century saint, Kabir Das.
The event unfolded like a mesmerizing tapestry, intricately weaving Kabir Das' teachings, life journey, and dohas into a vibrant kaleidoscope of cultural celebration.
The event unfolded in a symphonic embrace with the timeless melodies of Beethoven's Orchestra, setting the stage for a harmonious journey. A captivating medley of Kabir's Das sung by the school choir followed, drawing the audience into the world of poetry and philosophy.
Next, the Annual Prize Distribution, a highlight of the evening, saw the school's director and principal bestowing accolades across academic excellence and co-curricular achievements, forming a mosaic of well-deserved recognition.
The pinnacle of the event was reached with the show's final performance, 'Katghare Main Kabir'. A play that ventured into Kabir Das’ life and ideologies through a contemporary lens. A journey that began with questioning Kabir’s identity and completed a full circle as the audience was left questioning their own.
The production was a a true culmination of Kabir Das' magic and left the spectators marvelling at his ideological prowess and pertinence in the 21st century.