Winter Break Odds and Ends

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Here are some more pictures from Winter Break and our transition back to MPA, including our annual New Year’s dip in the sarovar of the Golden Temple.  Christmas Evening On Christmas we had a little celebration at the hotel. After enjoying the scavenger hunt, we watched a movie of all …

Exploring Rishikesh

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Happy New Year Everyone! We’re back at MPA and into the second semester after an enjoyable winter break and a week long humanology course. Over the next week, we’ll be posting pictures from the past two weeks.  Up first was our Christmas Day scavenger hunt.  This was our first time …

The fall semester is complete!

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The fall semester has officially come to a close! After studying all term the students took their final exams and then headed off for their Winter Break. Now they are immersed in the humanology course, a great way to tune into what’s important and get re-inspired for the second semester. …

Court is in Session

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This Saturday we had the annual basketball competition between the houses. It was a beautiful day to spend watching ball. There were three main competitions, a 3-on-3 round robin, followed by co-ed full-court games, and finally a three-part skills competition.  3-on-3 Competition The competition started with a 3-on-3 round robin …

This Week in the Classroom

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Grade 12 English students wrote descriptive pieces on places at MPA. They selected the area of their choice and then used their original style and creativity to describe these locations.  The Gurdwara by Sarib Jot Kaur (USA) Quick, run faster, don’t be late. “ONE MINUTE” my step quickens as I …

Intermediate Soccer Champs!

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On Thursday and Friday, the intermediate girls and boys got a chance to play in a soccer tournament at Mount Litera Zee School in Amritsar. The boys played two qualifying matches on Thursday before competing in the final game on Friday. The girls came out to watch the boys on …