SAI Scoop Whoop: A Musical Ode to the Founder

In a heartfelt and poignant tribute, SAI International Residential School paid homage to its esteemed Founder-Chairman, Dr. Bijaya Kumar Sahoo, on the 29th of September, 2023, as part of the prestigious Founder's Memorial Series. The event, aptly named "SAI Scoop Whoop," resonated with deep reverence and admiration for the visionary leader. Through a mesmerizing musical ensemble, the entire SAI Family, including the SAIoneers, came together to honor and celebrate the life and contributions of their beloved Chairman Sir.

The evening was adorned with the mellifluous renditions of Dr. Sahoo's favorite songs, which held a special place in his heart. These iconic melodies, such as "Dil He Chota Sa," "Tujhse Naraz Nahi Zindagi," "Ashayein," "Jeena Yahan Marna Yahan," and "Aane Wala Pal," filled the air with nostalgic melodies, embodying the enduring spirit of love and respect that the SAI community held for their founder.

Headmaster of SAI International Residential School, Shri Amitabh Agnihotri, captured the essence of the event perfectly, saying, “Each of these songs carries profound significance, closely connected to the ideals cherished by our Founder and imparted to his students. This musical homage not only stirred our emotions but also served as a poignant testament to the lasting legacy forged by Dr. Bijaya Kumar Sahoo. His vision and passion for education continue to inspire us, and through events like 'SAI Scoop Whoop,' we ensure that his memory lives on in the hearts of every SAIoneer."

The evening was a harmonious blend of melodies and memories, serving as a fitting testament to the indelible mark left by Dr. Bijaya Kumar Sahoo on the SAI International Residential School and the educational landscape as a whole. It was a moment when words fell short, and music became the voice of gratitude, love, and remembrance for a leader par excellence.