Staff Reporter – 19.th June, Kolkata
Nakshatra is the platform which Bhumi provides to the underprivileged children helping them to. enhance their inner talents and discover the singer and dancer in them. Nakshatra is Bhumi’s annual national talent festival in arts and sports for children from orphanages.
This flagship event has already gained a lot of success in Bengaluru, Chennai, New Delhi, Mumbai, Pune & Kolkata.
Bhumi organised 2nd edition of Nakshatra, an Inter Orphanage Talent Festival on June 16, 2019 at the premises of Loreto Day School- Bowbazar.
About 500 children from various shelter homes namely Loreto Rainbow Homes, Tiljala Shed, Calcutta Social Project, SOS Children’s Village, Calcutta Rescue, Saujatya Home for boys and Samaritan Help Mission participated in multiple activities zoned into three categories – Arts, Literary . and Cultural. The activities included pot painting, paper modelling, quiz, writing stories, recitation,
singing, solo and group dancing. About 150 volunteers hosted and executed the event. Our prominent judges who took out time from their busy schedule to be with kids were Mr. Amzed Hossein, Mr. Shib Kumar, Mr. Soumya Jyoti Sen, Mr. Trijoy Deb, Mr. Debargha Deb, Mr, Debraj
Roy, Ms. I N Shyamoshree and Ms. Pauline Laravoire. Our Partners who came forward to support this event were Winkies, Sanmarg, Kellog’s, Keventer,Flurys, 91.9 Friends FM and Robinhood Army.
Bhumi is one of India’s largest independent volunteer non-profit organisations which provides
comprehensive educational support for over 20,000 underprivileged children across India to become. better citizens of tomorrow. “The best way to make children good is to make them happy.” — Oscar Wilde, author and poet.Hope Bhumi through Nakshatra helped the children in having a day filled with fun and laughter, song. and dance, giving them memories to cherish forever.