Talk on “Discovering New Stars and Galaxies”



As a part of the platinum Jubilee celebration of G.S.Amonkar Vidya Mandir Mapusa , the School PTA organised a talk on “ Discovering new stars and Galaxies.” The talk was rendered by Dr. Vithal Tilvi, an eminent scientist, astronomer and an astrophysicist who is presently a research visitor at Inter University Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics ,Pune .Students of Standard eighth ,ninth and tenth attended the programme .Mrs.Salita R.Naik a science teacher gave the welcome speech and Master Amey Nadkarni the school boy school leader offered a potted plant to the guest speaker, Dr. Udaysingh Rane the School PTA member introduced the guest speaker and offered a memento on behalf of the PTA .The Students showed lot of interest in astronomy and were very inspired by Dr. Tilvi’s research work.The programme ended with a vote of thanks given by Miss Prithaa Nabar the girl school leader.