SAI International School participated in virtual Postcard activity on January 28, 2021 in a Round Square Virtual Postcard event hosted by Palmer Trinity School, USA , the topic was folklore and fables. The virtual meet brought together more than 80 students from 22 schools from Armenia, India, Canada, Colombia, Dubai, Japan, Germany, Thailand, South Africa and the UK.
The discussion surrounded the importance and purpose of folklore in a country’s culture including the similarities between different folktales from different countries. Folklore is often connected to religion and to large extent impacts the culture of a country? It is quite interesting to note about the similarities of folktales in different countries and share a similar theme of good over evil.
SAIoneer Hem Doshi of Class XI, spoke about Lord Jagannath and his tale representing Odisha, on the international platform. Participants from other schools spoke about Dream Catchers and the Legends of Davy Crockett and Pal Reveier.