Abhinava Astronomy Club
Initiated by Mr. P.M. Joshirao Hon Secretary Adarsha Shikshan Mandali , and coordinated by Mrs.Madhuri Jeurkar , Coordinator Adarsha Shikshan Mandali , the first of the series of monthly lectures by Amit Purandare Founder of the Astronomica Club, was held on Sat. 1st July 2017 at the Adarsha Abhinava Auditorium. The inauguration was conducted at the hands of Joshirao Sir. Mr. V.N.Chavan Chairman, School Committee A.V.E.M.P.S. graced the occasion with his inspiring presence.
The purpose of conducting these lectures is to ignite a passion for astronomy in our young students.
The students of Std VII, VIII and IX ( AVEMPS , AVEMHS , AVMMHS ) attended the lecture with great enthusiasm. Mr. Purandare threw light on the history of astronomy. The lecture was made interesting with a slide show based on celestial bodies, constellations etc. and was followed by a question answer session. The students participated whole heartedly and enjoyed interacting with the speaker. We look forward to the forthcoming lectures which would benefit students of both the Marathi medium as well as English medium Schools of Abhinava Vidyalaya.