An Inter -School Painting Competition in the fond memory of Bro. Raymond was organised on 11th August, 2023 at Loyola High School, to showcase the talents of the budding painters. The competition was open to students from class III to X. 288 students from 18 different schools from all over Patna participated where they got an opportunity to explore a variety of themes and techniques fostering a sense of artistic exploration and innovation. The competition was conducted in 4 different categories i.e. Category A (Class III & IV) , Category B (Class V & VI), Category C (Class VII & VII), Category D (Class IX & X).
Among the judges were Mrs. Yamini, Assistant Professor, Patna Women’s College, Mr. Sanyasi Red, Sculptor and Artist (Bihar), Mr. Tapan Kumar Biswas, Artist and External Faculty (Upendra Maharathi Shilpa Anusandhan Sansthan, Bihar).
The event started with the lightening of the lamp followed by floral tribute to Br. Raymond. Next the school choir came up with a melodious song. Thereafter, the Principal of Loyola High School, Rev. Bro. Sudhakar Reddy, welcomed everyone through his inspiring words.
The event proved to be a real celebration of art, creativity and talent, bringing together young artists from various schools to showcase their artistic prowess.