Graduation marks the beginning of a new chapter in a student’s life. The graduation event held at Darshan Academy, Pune, on April 11, 2023, on the school lawns, celebrated their bright future. Major General Amar Krishna was the chief guest, and the guests of honour were Shri Vijay Aggarwal, Mr. Gurbax Kundnani and Mr. Deepak Kundnani. Grade 8 welcomed all with their rendition of a melodious number, followed by a formal welcome by the students of UKG. The ceremony continued with the lighting of the lamp. The students of LKG, UKG, and grade one put up an excellent performance with energetic and lively dances of the musical Arcadia, which had the parents clapping and swaying along. The musical was an eloquent expression of progress in the school’s outstanding achievements in art, craft, music, dance and speech and drama. The principal, Mrs. Renuka Kaushik, gave the school report and addressed the 300-strong parent body. Thence began the most important part of the day when the UKG students walked smartly up the stage to thunderous applause as they received their merit scrolls on the dais. Maj General Amar Krishna was eloquent in his praises for the performance and the beautiful ambiance created by the budding artists. For the pre-primary children, kindergarten graduation was an exciting milestone that marked their first step towards a future full of hope and possibilities.