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Events & Celebrations - 2019  .  .

State Level Drawing & Painting Competition, 2019

Sri Mewanpynbhalang Tham, student of Ramakrishna Mission H/S School, Sohra, receives a certificate after winning the State Level Drawing & Painting Competition organised by the Arts & Culture Department, Govt. of Meghalaya, on the Theme 'Save Mother Earth' held in Shillong on 13th September, 2019.


The Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Sohra, celebrated the 126th Anniversary of the historic addresses of Swami Vivekananda during the World’s Parliament of Religions in Chicago, 1893 by holding an elocution competition on the same addresses on the 10th and 11th September 2019. All the RKM Schools in Meghalaya participated in this two-day event. The concluding function of the programme was held on 11th September, 2019, and the judges gave away prizes to all the first prize winners before the Secretary of RKM Ashrama, Sohra, Revered Swami Anuragananda discussed the importance and relevance of Swamiji’s messages.
The winners in the English and the Khasi category of the competitions at the Secondary level respectively were Dapbiangkupar Lyndem, RKM HS School, Sohra and Ms. Kongka Dkhar, RKM Sec. School, Sohbar.
The winners in the English and the Khasi category of the competitions at the Upper Primary Level respectively were Ms. Jurika Mawrie, RKM Sec. School, Laitryngew and Sri Daniwan Suchen, RKM Sec School, Sohbar.
The winners in the English and the Khasi category of the competitions at the Lower Primary Level respectively were Sri Totei la Kupar L Buhphang, RKM HS, Sohra and Ms. Dallinia Nongkynrih, RKM LP School, Umsohsun.

19th September, 2019: Seminar-Cum-Quiz (Click here)

RKM Student to witness Moon Landing With PM

We are glad that our student Sri Ribait Phawa of class X, excelled in the Online Space Quiz 2019 on Chandrayaan-2 and has been invited to represent Meghalaya by joining Hon'ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to witness the historic Moon Landing of Chandrayaan-2 Live at ISRO Control Room, ISRO Telemetry Tracking and Command Network (ISTRAC) facility in Bengaluru Karnataka on the 7th September, 2019.

T7 News Channel interview with Ribait Phawa


Annual School Exhibition, 2019

Annual School Exhibition, 2019 of all the Ramakrishna Mission Schools of Meghalaya was held on the 27th & 28th of June, 2019. About 250 students presented their exhibits covering Science & Humanities.

Bah Babul Suting, Chief Guest, inaugurated the Exhibition, Chief Guest on the auspicious occasion was Bah T. Dkhar, Commissioner cum Secretary Social Welfare Government of Meghalaya and Guest of Honour, Mrs. I Sohtun, SDSEO, Sohra, gave away the prizes to the winners in the concluding (Prize-Giving) function on 28th June, 2018

International Day Of Yoga, 2019

Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Sohra, celebrated the 5th International Yoga Day on the 21st June, 2019,in its Ashrama premises at Sohra.

Mr. A. S Mukhim BDO, Shella Bholaganj C & RD Block Sohra, Chief Guest of the event gave away the prizes to the winners in the IDY, 2019.

About 290 students participated in the celebration of IYD, 2019, 140 NCC Cadets, 20 students from Sohbar Secondary School, 130 students comprising of 10 students from each secondary school under RKM Ashrama, Sohra participated in this Yoga day.

Participants of each secondary school competed against each other for their better performance.

Public Celebration of Sri Ramakrishna’s Advent

Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Sohra celebrated 184th birthday of Bhagwan Sri Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa Deva through a public celebration where students, friends, well wishers and devotees participated with usual pomp and grandeur.

Chief Guest on the auspicious occasion was His Excellency Sri Tathagata Roy, The Honourable Governor of Meghalaya, Other Dignitaries present were, SDO, Sohra Civil Sub Division; SDPO, Sohra Civil Sub Division,Kong Biloris Lyndem, President, Managing Committee, RKM Ashrama, Sohra.

In hsi public address, he mentioned about Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Philosophy, which is the prime need of the hour for the modern day wourl. Respected SDPO, Sri B. Kharjana inaugurated the cultural programme. Respected BDO, Sri Alexander Mukhim inaugurated the distribution of Food among the students, and all the other guests present. The day's colourful programme came to a very graceful end. About 5000 participants, friends and well-wishers participated in the day's Joyful Programme and took prasad.

Shivaratri At Laittyr-a

The Shivaratri Puja was celebrated on the 04.03.2019 at Laittyr-a. Selected students of selected schools along with the teachers and some local devotees attended this puja. The participants gathered at the Mottrop at 8:45 am, from wherein the procession started to Mahadeva Temple.

Swami Paragananda, Students of Sohra, Sohbar, Shella, Mawsmai & Local Devotees sang Songs such as Pagla Bhola Nache Bom Bom Bom, Dimiki Dimiki Dimi Nache Bholanath, Hor Hor Mahadev, Hor Hor Bom Bom to the beat of Khasi Drum). The RKM school, Sohbar lead the procession followed by the Mawsmai, Shella and the Hostel Boys from the Sohra School. All the students sang the Shivaratri Songs throughout the way to the temple.

At Mahadeva Temple, the puja started at 9:15 am. Shiva Abhishekam by Monks, Devotees, Well-wishers & Students. Thereafter the students performed the following cultural activities:

Prasad was distributed to all and the campus cleaned by Sohbar School volunteers along with the staff from the Mission.

Teachers' Meet - 2019

The Academic Session of the year 2019 for all the Ramakrishna Mission Schools started on the 05th February, 2019, with the Teachers’ Conference held in the Ashram premises at Sohra. Teachers of all Ramakrishna Mission Schools attended a day long programme.

Each teacher’s data base was updated during registration process. Thereafter a brief meeting was held in Vivekananda Centenary Auditorium where the Secretary Maharaj oriented them about the Academic Calender for the year 2019-20 session and gave certain guidelines vis-à-vis the programmes to be presented by individual schools during Shivaratri Puja and the Public Celebrations of Sri Ramakrishna’s Birthday. The programme ended with the distribution of garments to teachers.



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