Celebrating Culture and Unity: Bahrain National Day at RVIS By Ken Davis Director of Marketing and Admissions Published: 2024-01-02 09:01:16 Before the winter holiday, RVIS celebrated Bahrain National Day with a vibrant student-led assembly, bringing together the school community in a rich cultural experience. This special day was marked by a series of events that showcased the country's heritage and the school's unity.The assembly, led by our students, was a remarkable display of national pride and talent. Our speakers recited poetry, described some of the best sites in Bahrain, and even quizzed the audience on their knowledge of Bahrain. Beyond the assembly, the school was adorned with decorations reflecting the national colors, and the air was filled with the aroma of delicious Bahraini cuisine. Parents and staff contributed a variety of traditional dishes, providing a taste of the nation's rich culinary heritage. Adding to the cultural experience, there were henna artists, offering beautiful designs that were eagerly adorned by students and staff alike. The henna, a traditional art form, added a personal touch of beauty to the celebrations and was a popular attraction among the attendees.One of the most touching aspects of the day was the sense of community that shone through. Parents, students, and staff came together, not just as a school but as a family, to celebrate and honor the rich heritage and unity of Bahrain. This gathering was a testament to the strength and warmth of the RVIS community.RVIS's Bahrain National Day celebration was more than just an event; it was a vibrant affirmation of the country's rich traditions and a community's unity. It was an opportunity for students to express their national pride and for the entire school to come together in a shared cultural experience. As we continue to nurture our students in a diverse and inclusive environment, days like these are a reminder of the beauty and strength found in our cultural roots and shared values.