In the present day scenario where every second child is affected with obesity, it becomes imperative to develop right eating habits since the formative years of a child. In this context the school had organized a special Ayurveda workshop to generate health awareness among students of class I to III. The objective of this workshop was to apprise the students about the significance of sound health and a fit and active physique. The workshop was conducted by Dr. Savita Kaushik who emphasized and briefed about health and cleanliness. She stated that a healthy mind resides in a healthy body. The attraction of the workshop was the animated Powerpoint Presentation to explain how to keep the body clean by taking daily bath, washing hands before meals, trimming nails and eating nutritious meals. This presentation not only appealed and attracted the students but also motivated them.
Dr. Savita Kaushik is a serving doctor at Ayurveda Telemedicine Center. She intimated the students about Vata, Pitta and Kapha and advised them to eat meals according to their Body Type and use Ayurveda products. She suggested to take Chawanprash/Swarnprash to develop immune system and avoid falling sick very often. She quelled the apprehensions and replied the queries of students to their satisfaction.
The workshop was graced by the presence of Principal Mrs. Devina Nigam. The coordinator Ms. Susan had facilitated the workshop.
Safety Measures Against Fire under Disaster Management at Jiva
One of the salient feature of our school is that it cares for every minute details to provide a congenial atmosphere for learning. The school had especially conducted a seminar regarding Disaster Management to safe-guard one’s-self against fire. The resource persons were invited from the District Fire Control Department. The resource persons apprised about the easy ways and means to save one-self incase of sudden fire eruption. The two resource person from the District Fire Control Department, Engineer Laikram Bhartiya and Virendra Singh Narwat recalled their experiences about precautions and safety measures to be necessitiated during sudden fire – Laikram Bhartiya stated that during fire eruption we panic and feel insecure not knowing the right safety measures, hence suffer greater loss and damage.
According to him, the foremost step is to evacuate the place that has caught-fire and immediately inform the Fire Control Department. During the session the students queried the resource persons and were replied to their satisfaction. The students also learnt the usage of fire extinguishers.
The occasion was graced by the Chairman Shri Rishi Pal Chauhan, who with the staff and students acquainted himself with the safety measures. He opinions that disaster safety measures are vulnerable issues and seminars for right knowledge must be conducted in schools. The seminar was attended by Director Mrs. Chander Lata Chauhan and Principal Mrs. Devina Nigam.
Jiva Interact Club endeavoured to organize a Cancer Awareness Programme in school premises on 2 May, during the morning assembly. The resource person Dr. Krishna Kumar Tiwari from an NGO – Holistic Awareness Mission is a medical practitioner and the co-ordinator. He briefed the students regarding the causes and symptoms of the fatal disease Cancer. Awareness leads to wellness.80% of the patients could be cured, if the symptoms are diagnosed at an early stage and medical aid is timely provided.
Addressing the students and staff member he stated that cancer is caused due to uncontrolled cells that keep multiplying and could spread in any part of the body. Tobacco, Alcohol consumption and smoking are the chief reasons to cause cancer. A sedantic life style also causes imbalance in the body and leads to cancer. He discussed about different types of cancer. He created an awareness by discussing the symptoms and suggesting to lead a balanced life by following a healthy diet and exercises regularly. People should also go for a regular health check up to remain fit and fine.
The Managing Director of school Shri Rishi Pal Chauhan said that leading a disciplined life keeps one healthy and active. The occasion was graced by the Principal and the School Co-ordinator.