Beauty simplified. “Ikebana Competition”
Ikebana is the Japanese art of flower arrangement. It is a disciplined art form in which the arrangement is a living thing where nature and humanity are brought together. Ikebana often emphasis towards shape, line and form, natural shapes and graceful lines. What distinguishes Ikebana from other approach such as “flower arrangement is its asymmetrical form, simplicity and minimalism. It is steeped in the philosophy of developing closeness with nature. One basic premise of Ikebana is the idea that the arrangement symbolizes heaven, mankind and earth, these three elements, each of which represented by different elements in the arrangement.
To make students aware of this art form and strengthened their bond with nature and the God, a House Wise Ikebana competition was held in the school on 27th of August for classes (VIII-X). Each house had six participants. This provided the opportunity to explore students’ aesthetic sense.The Sahibzada Fateh Singh house was announced first.