September 14, 2018
Cir No Acad. 31/2018
Celebration of Paryatan Parv, 2018 from 16.09.2018 to 27.09.2018 – regarding
The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India in collaboration with other Central Ministries, State Governments and Stakeholders is organizing a “Paryatan Parv” across the country from the 16th to 27th September 2018. This year, the idea of Paryatan Parv is to propagate the message of ‘Dekho Apna Desh’, with the objective to encourage Indians to visit various tourist destinations of the country.
2. In view of above, all affiliated schools may celebrate this Parv, voluntarily by integrating following activities as a part of curriculum transaction between 16.09.2018 to 27.09.2018 without breaking their daily routine:
i. Seminars to acquaint students with the benefits of tourism apart from cultivating a touring culture and imparting up-do-date information about tourism.
ii. Special Assemblies to highlight different cultures of the various states of India.
iii. Essay Writing/Slogan Writing/Debate /Quiz /Painting competition on various themes related to tourism such as:
Role of tourism in the mutual understanding and Social harmony.
Tourism brings economic and social prosperity.
Education and tourism move hand in hand.
Environmentally sustainable tourism.
Tourism promoting plurality of cultures.
3. School excursions/ trips provide unique opportunity to students to connect with the real world by exploring new knowledge leading to permanent acquisition of learning. Schools may thus organise excursions/ trips for students. However, due care must be exercised as per the guidelines provided vide CBSE’s circular No. Acad-40/2014 dated 9thOctober, 2014.
4. The schools are also advised to participate in the events organized by State Government and Ministry of Tourism during the Paryatan Parv.
5. It is reiterated that above activities shall be undertaken in the most befitting manner and due publicity may be given to all these events over print, electronic and social media. A brief report (not more than 250 words) on celebration of Paryatan Parv in the school alongwith one photograph may be uploaded on the link given https://goo.gl/forms/tmNq6Aay0LrHN7AO2 latest by October 1, 2018.