Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Jaipur Kendra was started in 1978 and it conducts cultural and educational activities through its institutions mentioned above in point no. 6.
Bhavan's Jaipur Kendra in association with Infosys has also been conducting a number of programmes to revive the folk arts of the state by providing platform to the old traditional and unknown artists and new emerging artists under the chairmanship of Smt. Asha Golcha, member of Advisory Board of BVB, Jaipur Kendra since 2016. As of now about 755 artists have performed their 35 art forms of Rajasthan in 72 programmes.
NEWS & EVENTS
Aaruni Choudhary of Class 12 stood 3rd in ‘Capture the Moon’ Astro Photography Competition which was a part of Chandrayan Utsav, an initiative of the Ministry of Education, Government of India.
Hriday Bhojwani won a Bronze Medal in 50m Butterfly Stroke Boys U-11 Event in CBSE National Swimming Championship.
Krishnaditya Singh secured 17th Rank in the 37th National Games held at Goa.
In the CBSE National Swimming Championship the school swimming team comprising Hriday Bhojwani, Paranjay Singh Choudhary, Divit Sharma, Parin Sharma and Medhansh Tyagi won the Bronze medal in the 4 x 50 metres Medley Relay.
CLAT Rank Holders - 2023
Three from the students’ batch of 2023-24 of Bhavan’s Vidyashram, Jaipur, secured remarkable positions in the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT)-2023.
Kushagra Jangid (Class 6) won the Gold Medal in the SFA Championship, 2023. He was Runner-Up in the U-14 Boys Open Tournament organised in the Grass field Club, Jaipur. His current ranking in the AITA Under-12 category is 233. Ashwin Chhillar was in the 6th position in the Wavin Asian Junior Ranking Tennis Championship organised by the Department of Sports and Youth Welfare, Gwalior Chambal Tennis Association. He won the AITA National Ranking Tournament C 57 under-16 (Doubles) held at Dream House Resort Tennis Academy, Jaipur, on November 20, 2023.
Uday Shekhar Sharma (Class 6) won a Gold Medal in the State Chess Tournament. He was also the winner at the District Tournament and was placed 11th in the Mukesh Memorial Open Rapid Chess Tournament 2023 which was organised by Radhe Foundation.
Tushar Ramchandani (Class 8) stood 2nd in the Rajasthan State Ranking Table Tennis Championship 2023 organised by the Jaipur District Table Tennis Association in the Youth Boys U-13 Category. He stood 1st in the 67th SGFI State level Tennis Tournament organised at Badisadri. In the CBSE Cluster Table Tennis Tournament organised at Ajmer, the school team comprising Tushar Ramchandani, Samridh Bagda and Yuvan Bakiwala won a Gold Medal in the U-14 Category. In the U-17 category, the school team comprising Yash Joshi, Neil Ramchandani and Daksh Kala won a Silver Medal. Both the teams represented their state in the CBSE National Tournament also. In the individual event, Tushar Ramchandani won a Silver Medal in the U-14 category. Yash Joshi won a Bronze Medal in the U-17 category.
World Aids Day
On December 1, 2023, a multitude of activities took place at Bhavan’s Vidyashram in observance of World AIDS Day. One highlight was a Slogan Writing Event, where students created impactful slogans on AIDS to raise awareness about the disease.
Students of Class 11, in collaboration with the Community Outreach Club, played a pivotal role by organising the creation and distribution of red ribbons. These ribbons, symbolising support for AIDS patients, were distributed to teachers, who were kindly urged to display them as a visible demonstration of their solidarity with the AIDS awareness campaign.
In an effort to educate and inform people, an insightful talk on AIDS titled, ‘Breaking the Stigma: Embracing Positivity in the Face of AIDS’ was broadcasted on the school’s Spotify channel, Bhavan’s Vani. This initiative aimed to disseminate crucial information and encourage open dialogue about AIDS, fostering a more informed and compassionate school community.
In addition to these activities, intra-class quiz sessions were conducted across senior classes, providing an engaging platform for students to test their knowledge on AIDS-related topics. Furthermore, case studies were discussed, offering a practical and insightful perspective on the challenges faced by those affected by the disease.
Jaipur Kendra, in collaboration with Infosys Foundation, organised a week-long cultural festival, ‘Dharti Dhora Ri—Rhythms of Desert’, from November 16 to 22, 2023 in Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Vidyashram, KM Munshi Marg. The event, featuring folk art workshops, was inaugurated by Smt. Jayshree Periwal, offering immersive experience in traditional art forms.
Dr. Nagalaxmi Rao, the Joint Director Bhavan’s Bengaluru Kendra, and Ms. Asha Golecha, Chairperson, Infosys Cultural Outreach Programme, also attended the ceremony. The cultural evenings at Maharana Pratap Auditorium showcased Rajasthan’s diverse cultural landscape. It was graced by Shri K. G. Raghvan, Chairman, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Bengaluru Kendra, as the Chief Guest. The students of Vidyashram also presented scintillating dance and music performances.
Tanishka Srivastava, a talented student of Class 9, won a gold medal and a special award at the ABSS UNESCO Awards-2023 in Bangkok, Thailand. This outstanding achievement was the result of her participation in the 12th Cultural Olympiad of Performing Arts organised by Akhil Bharatiya Sanskrutik Sangh. Tanishka’s dedication and prowess in the performing arts are truly remarkable, highlighting her exceptional talent on an international platform.
1. Krishnaditya Singh, student of Std. 10 and Shri Amrish Sharma, the Swimming Coach of the school have been selected to represent Rajasthan in the National Games 2023, which will be organised by the Indian Olympic Association.
2. Praniti Singh Choudhary is the first student of Vidyashram who has qualified for the Finals in three events in the Junior National Swimming Championship.
3. The Swimming Team won the Boys’ Championship, Girls Runner up and also the Overall Championship (Boys and Girls) in the 67th SGFI School State Swimming Championship in the Under-14 category. They bagged 16 Gold medals, 4 Silver medals and 2 Bronze medals. Dakshina Joshi was declared the best swimmer in the SGFI School State Swimming Championship (Girls Under-14 category).
4. In the 67th SGFI School State Swimming Championship, BVB Vidyashram Swimming Team won 19 Gold Medals, 7 Silver Medals and 3 Bronze Medals. Krishnaditya Singh, Sahil Gupta, Praniti Singh Choudhary and Enika Agrawal were declared the Best Swimmers of the State Swimming Championship. The Jaipur team won the prestigious ‘Winners’ Trophy’ in all the categories (Boys and Girls Under-17
The students of Bhavan’s Vidyashram, KM Munshi Marg, Jaipur, bagged the first, third and fourth prize in a Quiz organised by the IAPT (Indian Association of Physics Teachers) on October 9, 2023. Yashneil Rawat (Category XII) and Arshia Jain (Category XI) illuminated the event by securing the First and the Third positions.
Aditya Vardhan Roy (12) and Monisha Bangar (12) also impressed the gathering by clinching the Fourth Position.
The renowned scholar, Padma Shri H C Verma and Professor Shri P.C. Deshmukh interacted and motivated the students. Many interesting scientific experiments were conducted by Smt. Pragya Nopany, the Experiential Learning Expert in Physics.