Class Plan September 2009

September 20@10:30 am at ROC Center(Map

Events in September: Navratri, Durga Puja, Dussera


Sadhna School: Sadhana of Indian Traditions, Culture and Values

10:30 AM:Prayers and Bhajans

10:50 AM: Story Time 

Discussion: (Why do we say Namaste, and Why do we bow down and prostrate before parents and elders.)

11:05 AM: Prominent Person from Eastern region and States of India: Mother Teresa (5 min visual presentation by Adish Pawar) 

Madhubani /Mithila Paintings: A short visual presentation about the techniques and style of paintings that have survived for more than two thousand years in rural areas of East India.

Shanti Paath, Aarti and Prasaad

11:30 AM : Creative Project





THIS PAINTING (BRAMHA VISHNU SHIVA) WAS DONE IN 2004 BY RANJINI DEVI OF MADHUBANI DISTRICT

Source: Ethnic Arts Foundation

Want to learn more? 

http://www.mithilapaintings.com/images/stories/WhatIsMP_StyleTechnique.htm

Creative Project : Learning about ancient folk art of Madhubani/ Mithila Paintings through examples, drawing and coloring.

  • Students will create  artwork using the stylistic conventions of Mithila artists. 
  • Grades K-2 will color and create greeting cards in Madhubani style, While grades 3-8 will work on a group project (poster). 

Teachers :Presentation by Latika