Christian Medical College Vellore

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Details for the Online Celebration

December 9th was the 150th Birth Anniversary of Dr Ida S Scudder. This page is part of the 24hr long celebration that took place on December 5th 2020.

The videos that were shown are listed here and on a second page – see link below for the Ida150 Main Celebration and the videos that followed it. We hope to put these on YouTube and will link to the relevant videos once this is done

 

Main Celebration 5.30 to 6.40pm Indian time

The progamme details for the Main celebration are on another page

The timetable for the event after 6.40pm is also on that page. Videos before that time are listed here.

Programme up to 5.30pm IST: below

The Show opened in Australia

Hosted By: Friends of Vellore, Australia

Started: 3.30am IST on Saturday 5th December.

The show started at 3.30am Indian Standard Time

03:30am to 4:30am

Anchor: Dr. Mahiban Thomas

Playlist 1

the CMC Vellore Community

Sung, Filmed and Edited by CMC staff

Listen to this song on YouTube

sing

Be Thou My Vision

A Multilingual Version, with an Indian flavour, of Aunt Ida’s Favourite Hymn

Dr J.V. Peter

Director of CMC Vellore

Dr. Jayanthi Peter

Associate Professor Ophthalmology​

Greetings

Linnea Good & Family
with Scudder School, Vellore

perform a rap version of

Jesus When Did I See You

Benny Prasad and Friends

sing

10,000 Reasons, Bless the Lord O my Soul

written by Matt Redman and Jonas Myrin

Friends of Vellore, Germany

A Tribute to Dr Ida

Roses for Ida

Ophthalmology Department
CMC Vellore

Eye Care

An Introduction to the Dept of

Ophthalmology,
Schell Eye Hospital

Chaplaincy
CMC Vellore

sing

Sarva Shristi

A Multilingual song

Communications, Directorate,
CMC Vellore

presents

Ida's army

Dr. Eunice Selvaraj &
Dr. Sarah Stephen

sing

It’s Always Darkest before the Dawn

College of Nursing,
CMC Vellore

presents

2020, Celebrating the Year of Nurses and Midwives

Graham Kendrick

sings

Shine Jesus Shine

Coimbatore Chamber Chorale

sing

As the Hart Pants Psalm 42

4:30am to 5:30am

on December 5th 2020

Anchor: Dr. Mahiban Thomas

Artist

Performing

Faith Raglan and Family

sing

Saranam, Saranam, Saranam

Geriatrics Department (Care of the Elderly)
CMC Vellore

An Introduction to the Dept of

Geriatrics

Australian Friends of Vellore Queensland

a presentation

Australian FoV,
Founder's Day 2020

Sheldon Bangera

sings

Tu Raaj Kare

Sashi, Ana, Elisabeth and Stuthi

Children Reflect on Ida as a Child

Dr. Rambai MBBS Batch of 1946, CMC Vellore

Reflections on Student Years at CMC

Living Stream Choir

sing

Agnus Dei

Living Stones Quartet

sing

In Christ Alone

Graham Kendrick

sings

Holy Overshadowing

Ruth Tuckwell
Friends of Vellore UK

Greetings from & Introduction to the FoV UK

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department
CMC Vellore

An Introduction to the Dept of

the PMR Dept and their Sports and Cultural Events for the Differently Abled

Faith Ragland

Introduces the Coimbatore Chamber Chorale

Coimbatore Chamber Chorale

sing

O For the Wings of a Dove

Anika Amritanand
MBBS Batch 1990, CMC Vellore

recites

Dr Ida 150th Birthday

A Poem​ by Anika Amritanand

College Choir, CMC Vellore

Vesper - The Lord Bless You and Keep You
with the 7 Fold Amen

5:30am to 6:30am IST

Anchors: Dr. Shoma Baidya & Dr. Mahiban

The start times were for 5th December, 2020.

Artist

Performing

Benny Prasad and Friends

sing

The Lord's Prayer
in Indian languages

College of Nursing, CMC Vellore

sing

the Nurses Anthem

Octet Cantabile

sing

Vyadhiyasthar Maalayil

a Tamil Translation of an English Hymn

Rajiv Chelladurai

Rajiv Chelladurai

Occupational And Physiotherapy Students' Association (OPTSA)

perform a

Wheelchair Dance

Living Stones Quartet

sing

The Servant King

written by Graham Kendrick​

Living Stones Quartet

sing

Thirunaana Keerthanan

a Malayalam song​

Elective Student Hannah from QLD Aus.

reflects on

her visit to CMC Vellore

Themes and Variations

Roshni Sharon Rajan &
Dominique Prashanth Gaspar
accompanied by
Matthew Dilip​

sing

The Prayer

Graham Kendrick

sings

Praise My Soul the King of Heaven

Chittoor Dental Dept, Christian Medical College, Vellore

An Introduction to the Dept of

Dentistry at Chittoor

Coimbatore Chamber Chorale

sing

He Hideth My Soul

FoV Queensland Australia Ruth Schneider

reflects on

Her Involvement Raising Money from the Street Stall for CMC

6:30am to 7:30am IST

Playlist 15

Anchors:Dr. Mahiban Thomas in Australia

Artist

Performing.....

Peniel Tabernacle Children

sing

10,000 Reasons For my Heart to Sing

Emmanuel Prathap Singh and Angeline Metilda S

sing

Just a Closer Walk with Thee

Ear Nose and Throat Department,
CMC Vellore

ENT or Otorhinolaryngology

An Introduction to the Dept of

Ear, Nose and Throat, ENT

MBBS Batch of 1994

an instrumental version of

A Whole New World

Augustin John

sings

Anandha Naalil

a Tamil song

Ben Venkatesan

retired CMC hospital administrator​

reflects on

My Association with CMC

Staves, St. Mathews CSI church

sing

Glorious Impossible

Respiratory Medicine, CMC Vellore

An Introduction to the Dept of

Respiratory Medicine

Nursing Service,
CMC Vellore

sing

Our God

 Water you turned into wine)

Neon Knights

Teenagers living in the Kagithapattarai campus,
CMC Vellore

perform a dance using UV light and neon highlights

Nativity story

 to the song ‘Hope was Born​’

Dr Suranjan Bhattacharji

Former Director
CMC Vellore, 2008-2013​

talk

A Tribute to Aunt Ida and a Call to Us

Abel Rajaratnam's Grandchildren

children reflect

Just One LIfe

Jenita and Joel Peter

sing

Your Grace Still Amazes me

7:30am to 8:00am IST

Playlist 4 First Part

Anchors: Dr. Sharon Thomas in Australia

Artist

Performing....

Living Waters

sing

Aunt Ida's Favourite Prayer

Living Stream Choir

sing

Don't forget to Pray

Octet Cantabile

sing

We Need Jesus Now

MBBS Batch of 1995, CMC Vellore

sing

at their Reunion

Faith Ragland

introduces the

Coimbatore Chamber Chorale

Coimbatore Chamber Chorale

sing

Whispering Hope

Department of Physical Medicine an Rehabilitation, PMR, CMC Vellore​

An Introduction to the Dept of

PMR
Serving the Differently Abled

8:00am to 9:00am IST

Anchors: Dr. Rohit Amritanand​ & Dr. Anika Amritanand​

10am to 11am IST

Playlist 3

Anchors: Dr Gladwin & Dr Dan Barnabas

Benny Prasad

Benny Prasad - The Lord's Prayer in Indian languages

College of Nursing, CMC Vellore

College of Nursing, CMC Vellore - Nurses Anthem

Octet Cantabile

Octet Cantabile - Vyadhiyasthar Maalayil (Tamil Translation of an English Hymn)

Rajiv Chelladurai

Rajiv Chelladurai

OPTSA

Occupational And Physiotherapy Students' Association (OPTSA) perform a Wheelchair Dance

Living Stones Quartet

Living Stones Quartet sing The Servant King, by Graham Kendrick

Living Stones Quartet

Living Stones Quartet sing Thirunaana Keerthanan, a Malayalam song

Elective Student Hannah from QLD Aus.

Hannah reflects on her visit to CMC Vellore

Themes and Variations Roshni Sharon Rajan and Dominique Prashanth Gaspar

Roshni Sharon Rajan & Dominique Prashanth Gaspar sing The Prayer, accompanied by Matthew Dilip

Graham Kendrick

Graham Kendrick, Praise My Soul the King of Heaven

Chittoor Dental Dept

Chittoor Dental Department, Christian Medical College Vellore

Coimbatore Chamber Chorale

Coimbatore Chamber Chorale sing He Hideth My Soul

FoV Quessnsland Australia Ruth Schneider

Ruth Schneider tells us of her involvement raising money from the Street Stall for CMC

11am to 12 noon IST

Anchors: Dr. Winsley & Miss Ann Erica

MBBS Batch of 1969

MBBS Batch of 1969 - CMC graduates share their memories of CMC

Themes and Variations Pratibha Santwan

Themes and Variations Pratibha Santwan - PianoSolo - Be Thou My Vision in the setting of JS Bach's Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring

Ponnaiah

Ponnaiah Reflects - he worked with Aunt Ida - Interviewed by Ann Benjamin

Sebs Projects Vaccination Diptheria

Diptheria Vaccination Project - Sebs Projects, a Vellore based NGO, working with CMC Vellore

Ponna Thurairatnam

Ponna Thurairatnam
sings
Just a Closer Walk with Thee

FoV QLD Aus Memoirs of Gwen Mullins

Memoirs of Gwen Mullins, Street Stalls FoV Queensland Australia

College of Nursing, CMC Vellore

The College of Nursing at CMC Vellore present -2020 Celebrating the year of Nurses and Midwives

Barbara Isely and the children's choir

Barbara Isely reflects on her time with CMC Vellore and the Children's Choir sing for us.

Interserve

Greetings from Interserve including Sunny and Catrina Phillips, Joe and Denny Fleming

Dr. Bijin Oliver John

Dr. Bijin Oliver John - sings Let the Flame Burn Brighter (We Walk the Land) by Graham Kendrick

Paediatric Orthopaedics, CMC, Vellore

An Introduction to the Department of Paediatric Orthopaedics at CMC

Robin and friends - Chandru Anna

A song from the carol service at CMC Vellore Chittoor Campus

12 noon to 1pm IST

Anchors: Dr Beena Koshi & Dr Nivetha

Nursing Service, CMC Vellore

A Tribute to Aunt Ida by the Medical Nursing Services at CMC Vellore

Communications section in the CMC Vellore Directorate

Ida's army
The ladies who supported Aunt Ida's work - those in the USA and in India

BSc NURSING BATCH 1987-91

The nurses from the batch of 1987-91, CMC Vellore sing the CMC College Song,
Three cheers for the Silver and Blue.

Liver Transplant Recipients & the Department of Hepatology

Liver Transplant Recipients reflect on their lives after their transplants at CMC Vellore

Jude and Amy Samuel

Children reflect on the 3 knocks - Jude and Amy Samuel.

MBBS Batch of 1969

Memories from the MBBS batch of CMC Batch

Aradhana Mathews

Tribute to Ida Scudder by Aradhana Mathews with Beauty for Brokenness by Graham Kendrick

Pratibha Williams Santwan & Rhea Williams Piano Duet

Pratibha Williams Santwan & Rhea Williams play the Piano Duet improvisation on
'His Eye is on the Sparrow'

Dough Virgin of the Friends of Vellore-Ludhiana Committee, Canada​

What Child is This? played on guitar by Doug Virgin

Department of Dermatology II, CMC Vellore

An Introduction to Dermatology Unit 2 at CMC

Hugh's Kids

Skeil Foster Family sing Carry your Candle

Nursing Service, CMC Vellore

A celebration of Founder's Day by the Nursing Services at CMC

Kuwait Chamber Chorale

Kuwait Chamber Chorale sing the Battle of Jericho

Sebs Projects Health Programs

Sebs Projects, Vellore based NGO - Health Programme

Franklin Cook Reading

Greetings from Franklin Cook of the Church of the Nazarene

1pm to 2pm IST

Anchors: Jolly and Myla

MBBS Batch of 2001, CMC Vellore

MBBS Batch of 2001 sing
Voice of Hope

Dr Sunil Chandy Former Director

A tribute to Dr. Ida Scudder by
Dr Sunil Chandy, Former Director

Sheila Arnold

Sheila Arnold, is an Indian Born, German pianist and plays
Beethoven

Sebs projects School in Kupsoor Jawadhi

Sebs Projects is a Vellore based NGO and this is the story of the Kupsoor's School

Daniel Prayer Fellowship, Govt Thoothukudi Medical College

Daniel Prayer Fellowship sing
I have Decided to Follow Jesus

Ms Anna Jacobs first Indian Nursing Superintendent

Ms Anna Jacobs first Indian Nursing Superintendent

College of Nursing, CMC Vellore

The nurses perform a mime

Dept of Physical Medicine and Rehabiltation - PMR

PMR work with people with disabilities present
Then and Now, Research and Education

Themes and Variations Matthew Dilip

TPlays Mozart Fantasia in D minor K397

MBBS Batch of 1969, CMC Vellore

Speak about their continued Service and Memories of the Annual Tree Planting

T Jacob John

T Jacob John reminisces meeting Dr Ida at the start of his time at CMC as a doctor

Kuwait Chamber Chorale

Battle of Jericho

Dept of Hand, Peripheral Nerve and Leprosy Reconstruction Surgery

An Introduction to the HLRS department

2pm to 3pm IST

Anchors: Dr Annie George & Dr Tarun Jacob

CMC Malayalam Choir

CMC Malayalam Choir sing for us in Malayalam

Sebs Projects Eco Trail

This Vellore based NGO show us the Eco Trail, an employment program in the Jawdhi hills

Elizabeth Pharmacist Elective Student from Victoria Australia

Elizabeth reflects on her visit to CMC Vellore

Nursing Service, CMC Vellore

The nurse recount the story of the 3 knock in Tamil as part of the history of nursing services at CMC

IEM the Indian Evagelical Mission

Greetings from the GS of the IEM

Living Stream Choir

The choir sing
Lift Thine Eyes

Nursing Service

Dance
How great the chasm that lay between us

IEM GS Greetings to CMC

Rev. Raja Singh Elias, General Secretary of the Indian Evangelical Mission.

Men Aloho

Nin Dhaanam in Malayalam

Jemima Susan Grace R

Jemima Susan Grace R - Transfiguration Song

Department of Radiation Oncology, CMC Vellore

An Introduction to the Department of Radiation Oncology at CMC

Dr George Chandy, former director of CMC Vellore

Dr George Chandy sends Greetings

Kuwait Chamber Chorale

Kuwait Chamber Chorale - Rakshayin Kayappo, Malayalam

3pm to 4pm IST

Anchors: Dr Beula Subashini  & Miss Supriya Sen

Kuwait Chamber Chorale

Kuwait Chamber Chorale - Blessed Assurance

Nuclear Medicine, CMC Vellore

An Introduction to the Department of Nuclear Medicine at CMC

Chandra Sethurajan

College of Nursing, CMC Vellore

Dance: I support Nurses

Dr Sarala Elisha

Dr Sarala Elisha, last batch of women only students, Reminisces about Aunt Ida

Nursing Service, CMC Vellore

The nurses perform a Classical Indian dance

Mrs Eswari - Microbiology

Mrs Eswari reads a poem she wrote, in Tamil

Radiation Oncology

Introducing Radiation Oncology

Men Aloho

The group sing Nin Dhaanam in Malayalam

Amala Rajan

Amala Rajan tell Aunt Ida's Story of the 3 knocks with drama

Dheeman Elocution

Dheeman Elocution was a Patient Gastro Dept and reflects on his connection with CMC

BSc Nursing batch of 1983

The nurses sing
Just Today,
by Helen Simons and Lise Østermark

4pm to 5pm IST

Anchors: Ms Shikha Bhattacharji & Dr Vinay Oommen

Thirst - a play

Shekinah Jacob, Open House Production

CMC is delighted to present a short play by Shekinah Jacob and the Open House Production. This play is based on the story of the woman at the well. This is told with a modern twist.
This is a monologue is captivating and will draw you in. However, younger children are welcome to watch but they may not find it that exciting. Older children should appreciate it.

Shekinah Jacob, Open House Production

Thirst
a play by Shekinah Jacob

Graham Kendrick

Graham Kendrick
Beauty for Brokenness,
a live performance at the Scudder Auditorium

Benny Prasad and Friends

Benny Prasad and friends from around India sing
The Blessing
in several Indian languages

Jophy Phillips

A Candle in the Dark
a poem by Dr Jophy Philips Cherry

Men Aloho Malayalam

Men Aloho - Ninnal Asaadhyam in Malayalam

5pm to 5.30pm IST

Anchor: Dr Vinay Oommen

Rhea Naomi Williams

Rhea Naomi Williams plays piano and improvisation of
Praise to the Lord Almighty

Barbara Isely and the Children's Choir at CMC Vellore

Barbara Isely testimony about her time at CMC and the Children's Choir she formed

Bart Gee

Bart Gee plays the song
Trading my sorrows
as played at Scudder School in 2019

Medicine I, CMC Vellore

An Introduction to Medicine 1 at CMC

Beena Samuel

Beena Samuel

MBBS batch of 2016

The Batch of 2016 sing
A Thanksgiving Medley

Main Celebration

5.30pm to 6.40pm IST

The Main Celebration was bought to you by current and former staff of CMC

The rest of the programme, starting with the Main Celebration, is on this page:

Go to the Program for the