On 19 November 1870 the first Carmel Institution was set up in Mangalore. Since then this day is celebrated as the Institution day by all the apostolic Carmel institutions in India.
Carmel Convent School Chandigarh had a nine day celebration till November 19. Each day a flex board with a gem of Mother Veronica was placed at each entrance of the school. Children from all wings of the school shared their experiences and the values they have imbibed from the teachings of Mother Veronica in the form of speeches, enactments, stories and songs. Some of the ex-Carmelites also shared the values that have carried them through life. Online assemblies were conducted for all classes wherein the teachers showed them a presentation on the life and teachings of Mother Veronica. Students talked about the virtues they have learned from Mother Veronica.