Pundit Suresh Singh, alongside the principal of Swanvale Primary School, in one of the grade R classrooms.
To mark the start of the new school year, local community leader, Pundit Suresh Singh, recently made a donation of snacks and stationary to the grade R pupils of Whetstone and Swanvale Primary Schools.
The pupils and staff at the schools were overjoyed with the act of kindness.
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When speaking of the children, Pundit Singh said, “We pray to God to bless our children to grow from strength to strength, be bright and shine like a star. Let not challenges slow them down, but rather make them brave and wise to overcome them. We also pray to God to plant the seed of knowledge within them and let that knowledge be the fruit of wisdom after all they are the future leaders of our country.”
He wished them well on their educational journey and reaching their goals in life.
“Follow in the footsteps of righteousness and victory awaits to embrace you at the end. All the best for 2019 my dear children and may God bless you,” he concluded.