Maagh/Maghd considered as the first day of spring is known as Basant Panchami. Because of its strong significance in Hindu mythology, Basant Panchami is one of the most important festivals in India.
Goddess Saraswati is known as the Goddess of Knowledge, Wisdom and Speech is worshipped in Educational Institutions and organizations on the day of Vasant Panchami. To mark this day, MRIS, Noida celebrated Basant Panchami in the school campus by performing Saraswati Pooja and hawan.
Unlike the usual school uniform, the Students of Pre-Primary wing including teachers were dressed in yellow color. Yellow signifies cheerfulness, wisdom, auspiciousness and intellectuality, and is a symbol of spring. The Prasad of yellow rice was distributed to all and the Students also brought yellow food to School.