It is often said that to learn something we should wake up early in the morning. By waking up early in the morning we are able to grasp the things faster. We are able to learn the things. We are able to understand the things with much ease. This is the benefit of doing things in the morning.
The morning energy is very helpful in spending the whole day. Meditation practice is also suggested to be done in the morning. In morning we are able to concentrate more and pay more attention. Morning energy helps us to tackle the difficulties of the rest of the day.
In morning we pray to God. We ask the blessings of god to shower upon us. Morning vibes are very positive. It gives us positivity. It fills us with enthusiasm. Even in the schools there is this practice of conducting morning assemblies. The children are made to stand on the ground and pray to god.
It is done before the starting of the day. It is done in the morning hours. The environment is fresh and airy. The mind is patient. Children fold their hand sing the pray in unison.
Morning assembly has its own importance. During the time of pray all the students are made to stand together. The entire school is on the ground. They pray to god to make their day good. They pray to god so that they can concentrate. They pray to god for the things to go well.
The students feel often burdened when they hear about the morning assembly. But they are not able to recognize why it is important to do. It is done to make them ready for the day. Morning assembly has more to it than to pray.
In the morning assembly there are various other activities that take place. There is reading of news. It is to keep children aware of what is going on in the world outside. They should have the knowledge of world affairs too. Then there is reading of thoughts.
Each thought has a moral message to it. It is deliberate read in the assembly. It is done to engulf in the students the things to be done. Morality is very important. Moral values play a very important role in the character building of an individual. It is necessary for the students to have the understanding of what is right and what is wrong.
There are instructions given in the assembly. There are speeches given in the morning assembly. The speeches are also done on the prevailing topics of the society. The students are given responsibility to conduct the assemblies. They have sense of responsibility.
They have to complete their work on the given time. There is the singing of national anthem. It is seen children singing in unity. It gives them a sense of patriotism. It is to develop the feeling of unity for the nation. This is the power of the morning assembly.
The concept of morning assembly is not a new one. It is done from the very beginning. When in the early time there was to concept of schooling there was Gurukul. In the Gurukul also the students were made to do the prayer. It is for the internal peace also.
Prayer is a way to connect to the god. This assembly help to develop in them moral was well was religious values. The arrangement of the assembly is such that the students stand in rows. They stand in the ascending order of their height. It is done so that every -one is able to have the view of the stage.
Not only the students give their speech but also the principle. The principal comes and delivers his speech. He gives the important instructions for the students. If there is any change in the rules then he makes student aware of them. If there is any violation of rule then principal declares punishment of that child in the assembly.
It does it with a purpose in front of every student. It is done with an intention so that no other student tends to repeat such kind of act. It is a message for every student belonging to the school.
If there comes a new teacher in the school then morning assembly is the best platform to introduce that teacher. It is a place where every student is present. It is a platform where celebrations are done. There are various functions like Independence day.
There is celebration of children’s day. There is celebration of the Teacher’s day. All these celebrations are performed in the assembly. The morning assembly keeps students united. It develops in them the sense of unity. When students conduct assembly they do it together.
There is development of team spirit and co-ordination. They work in groups. They all work together for their school. They develop a sense of identity with their school.
The stage of assembly is open. Students are not restricted to bind their thoughts. They are free to share their experience. When the students for their misbehavior are given punishment in-front of everyone then there are prizes also given.
The students for their good performance are praised in front of every student. The students share their experiences. By listening to their story it gives a message to other students. It inspires them. It spreads the message of hard work and determination. Other students would also want themselves to be on the stage. They would also want to receive prizes and get the clapping done for them.
Morning assembly is much more than mere standing of students in the row and praying. It develops in them the social behavior.
It builds in them the sense of companionship and unity. It develops in them the group co-ordination. It develops in them the true moral character. It develops in them the correct social behavior. It develops in them the peace and calm which is required to be maintained throughout the day.