Trinidad's Grande Hindu School Celebrates Golden Anniversary
Date 2013/1/8 3:12:28 | Topic: Hindu Press International
TRINIDAD/TOBAGO, December 3,2012 (Newsday): The Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha Rampersad Bholai Sangre Grande Hindu School recently celebrates its Diamond Jublie at the school's compound, Rosseau Street, Sangre Grande.
In his short address at the function, Harold Seupaul, School Supervisor 11 North Eastern Division, Ministry of Education said the school is one of the best primary educational institutions in the North Eastern District.
Seupaul brought greetings from the Ministry of Education congratulated the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha on the school's 60 years of existence and its continuous success.
Satnarayan Maharaj, SDMS General Secretary recalled that some of the first Hindu primary schools began operating in mandirs in places like Sangre Grande, Five Rivers, El Dorado, Tunapuna, El Socorro and Debe.
He said today these schools have grown and flourished into educational institution which have been producing some of the top students in the entire nation. He noted that some of the persons who hold key positions in the country are former students of Hindu schools.