Christmas carol

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To commemorate the birth bicentenary of Charles Dickens the students of Birla High School, Kolkata presents 'A Festival of Change': an adaptation of 'A Christmas Carol' by him .

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Christmas carol

  1. 1. Presented by:
  2. 2. The Main Character:
  3. 3. The Other Characters: THE THREE SISTERS OF FATEMUKHERJE GHOST GHOST GHOSTE’S GHOST OF PAST OF OF PRESENT FUTURE BALWANT , SINGH’S NEPHEW TIRTHANKAR, BANERJEE AT OLD BANERJEE’S CRIPPLEDPRESENT AGE
  4. 4. The original story…..Ebenzer Scrooge, the miser, is visited by the ghost of his deceased partner, JosephMarley on the eve of Christmas. He gets a warning from his friend’s ghost that he wouldbe visited by three ghosts shortly in order to make him realize how his unkindness isabout to bring his doom.As promised, Scrooge indeed is visited by the three ghosts. The first ghost is the ghost of the past who makes Scrooge see his past sins..The second ghost is the ghost of the ‘Christmas’ present who makes Scroogeunderstand how his unkindness has distanced him from his family members, especiallyhis nephew whose family did not like Scrooge much for the same unkindness.The third ghost who is the ghost of the future shows him how his miserly acts on hisclerk, Bob Cratchit, cost the life of the latter’s crippled son, Tiny Tim. Bob was a poorman who is in need of money for his son’s expensive treatment. Bob’s ardent pleas tolend him money, falls into Scrooge’s deaf ears and poor Tim has to die. These ghastlyvisions makes Scrooge realize his mistakes.In the end Scrooge seeks a second chance from God to make amends in the lives of thepeople he has spoilt. Thereafter he emerges a completely changed person.
  5. 5. The Indian adaptation…….
  6. 6. The warning to Amarnath Singh by his dead partner and friend, Mukherjee… BIRLA HIGH SCHOOL KOLKATA
  7. 7. The tyrant Singh How he had only stressed A trip down Singh’s memory and his Secretary, on earning money from his lane with the ghost of the Banerjee young days. pastThe ghost of present helps Banerjee with his crippledSingh to see how heartless son, Tirthankar An old Singh begging forhe has become and how his mercy from God for his sinsfamily despised him
  8. 8. THE END

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