Wednesday 26 June 2013
Day for the environment with an Eco magic competition
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The world environment day is an annual event that is aimed at being the biggest and most widely celebrated global day for positive environmental action. The Magic Academy, which had done many experiments in magic, celebrated the World Environment Day upholding its new and unique motto ‘Think, Eat, Save’ and organized an eco magic competition and environmental awareness camp on June 8th.
The competitions, titled `Paristhity Magic 2013,' started with the magical session by the Magician Ashok from Dindigul for the magicians. The afternoon hours of the day was colored with the fabulous performance by the junior level magicians of the Academy. They competed with magic based on topics like sensitization against reclamation of paddy fields, encroachment on sacred groves, conservation of water sources, proliferation of plastic and pollution caused by vehicles.
The lecture session which created awareness on environment conservation led by R. Girish Kumar titled‘’ Friendship with Environment ‘’ was an informative one. Also the prize distribution for the winners of the competition and certificate distribution for the winners of summer vacation camp was held.
R.Girish Kumar chief manager of Indian overseas bank inaugurated the function. Chandrasenan Mithirmala, Director Magic Academy and noted magicians Manu Poojappura and Darius were present.