Jalandhar June 29 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Apeejay College of Fine Arts Jalandhar has always been forefront in giving priority to the incredible Heritage of India and preserving it.
In continuation with activities conducted by ‘Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat’ club, this month the students whole heartedly participated and created the models of the famous monuments of the country. Indian monuments represent one of the most outstanding facets of the multi-faceted Indian culture. The club members created models of Lotus Temple, Char Minar, Gateway of India, India Gate, Meenakshi Temple, Qutub Minar, Howrah Bridge, Golden temple, Akal Takht Sahib, Jantar Mantar, Sanchi Stupa, Kedarnath Temple etc.
The students beautifully carved and decorated the miniatures of these splendid monuments using sun-board, thermocol, plaster of paris, straws, paper, beads, toothpicks, mount-board, laces etc.
Principal Dr. Neerja Dhingra along with praising the creative efforts of the students, said that she is happy that the students have made these models with great dedication and hard work. She further added that the aim of ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’ Club is to make the youth aware of the importance of India’s heritage and to tell them that India has no match in Shilpa art, building construction art and Durga Nirman art and this is the rich culture of India which is also reflected in it’s wonderful heritage.
She appreciated the great and inspiring efforts of Dr. Rajni kumar who is the dean of the club ‘Ek Bharat Shresth Bharat’.