UA sends our condolences for the victims of Bajo fire incident.
We offer our prayers for the well being of all the families who lost their home. We join not only to mourn over the loss but also to lift the hopes of the families conveying them that good things are yet to come. Student leaders along with some of the teachers joined them on Saturday. In appreciation to how bravely people fought after the devastating incident we contributed Rice cooker, Mosquito net, Carpet and some amount. It is not the end because we are together in this.
On this auspicious day Ugyen Academy family received blessings from His Eminence Jamgoen Thruelku Mipham Tenpai Nima. The day started with students chanting prayer at 5:20AM in the morning followed by the visit of His Eminence . The school is indeed blessed to have received blessings from an eminent figure who is an alumni of Ugyen Academy. May the blessings be bestowed upon us and may we continue serving the country in nurturing efficient nation builders. We pray for the well being of all sentient beings.
Ugyen academy under the leadership of Dasho Principal has taken the initiative to delve in the value of existing culture and it has been made possible with the visit of people from Royal Academy of performing Arts(RAPA).
The professionals have been training our students from basics(especially Zhungdra and Boedra), Students are finally blooming into culture. Technologically might have the world advanced but it is incomplete without essence of culture. It is the ornament.
The IT department under the supervision of Dasho Principal had been working tooth and nail for the new project, The Audio Visual Library(AV Library). Today the inauguration of AV Library was graced by Dasho Principal where 21st teaching pedagogy presentation was done with high quality sound effects, presentation and graphics.
The teachers were given laptops in pair and everyone was engrossed in getting the unsolved questions finally answered in the era of Digital Natives.
Ugyen Academy joins the Nation in celebrating Teacher’s day commemorating the Birth Anniversary of 3rd Druk Gyelpo, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck- Father of Modern Bhutan. UA marked this day by celebrating special qualities of individual teachers through awarding certificates and medals for utmost dedication, selfless contribution made to the profession and commitment.
We celebrated the diversity that makes us the special and stands out unique. Later in the afternoon, students presented cultural show as the token of gratitude. You are especial, thus, everyday is a teacher’s day.
Ugyen Academy received blessings from one of the eminent Buddhist scholars from Thailand. It has been said that his eminence is the reincarnation of Tertoen Sherab Mebar and has meditated in Bhutan several times.
The program started with chanting of prayers and his eminence blessed the school and prayed for the prosperity of the school and nation. It is also said that his eminence reincarnated 5 times in Bhutan and his last reincarnation in the very country was Lama Yeshey Ngepo.
This is his seventh reincarnation situated in Thailand. The entire program soothed the already pristine environment and rekindled the five principles of life. The program concluded with meditation
Taking your time and disposing your waste in proper place will solve the problem. It is neither your world nor mine, it is our world. We can't change the past, but we can still change the future.
This morning a group of students from Ugyen Academy went out on the Khuruthang street and did marvelous wok by participating in the mass cleaning campaign. The area of focus began from the school campus then reached the town area and concluded at the Khuruthang Middle Secondary School's gate.
Realising the effects of waste, this initiative was taken by the school in order to contribute a clean, sustainable, waste free and better society to dwell in. The students showed extreme enthusiasm in cleaning the locality. We believe and prioritize Zero waste policy in school.
If everyone takes the pledge to manage our waste and put in some effort to bend and pick litters, world would be so much better. Better than what we have imagined it to be. "We cannot solve our problems, with the same thinking we used when we created them" -Albert Einstein Reminder: 1. Do not trash Mother Earth. 2. We are only few Celsius away, WE MUST ACT before its too late. 3. Protect yourself, protect the ozone layer. 4. Let the future live, life is environment, SAVE IT.
The animal life saving association lead by one of the finest comedian Mr. Gyem Tshering along with his troop hosted entertaining show in Ugyen Academy. The group displayed various forms of dances followed by stomach aching comedies. A one day lottery draw worth Nu.20/- was the highlight of the show. The lucky winners were awarded attractive prizes ranging from DVD, Lozay books, Audio cassettes and school shoes. The main objectives of the association is to: 1. Protect the lives of animals. 2. Raise fund to meet the goal. 3. Purify the mind and soul of human beings.
On this joyous occasion, Ugyen Academy family joins the nation in celebrating the 36th birth anniversary of our beloved king, His Majesty Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck. We pray for his Majesty’s good health and continued peace in the kingdom.