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International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) world wide organization, which is a non profit, social welfare & spiritual organization engaged in propagating the teachings & values of the great ancient literatures of our Vedic heritage. It was founded in 1966 in New York City by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, dedicated for promoting individual and global peace, harmony and prosperity by spreading the message of divine love and fraternity given in the Vedic texts of ancient India. Since then the organization, has brought spiritual joy, integrity and dignity to the lives of millions of people worldwide through it’s over 700 branches. The distinctive appearance of the movement and its culture come from the Gaudiya Vaishnava tradition, which has had adherents in India since the late 1400s and Western converts since the early 1930s. ISKCON today is a worldwide confederation of more than 700 centers, including 60 farm communities, some aiming for self-sufficiency, 50 schools and 90 restaurants.

INTER SCHOOL / COLLEGE COMPETITIONS – 2017

DATE DAY EVENT NAME TOPIC TIME ELIGIBLE
19/07/2017

 

 

 

 

WED

 

 

 

 

SHYAMA        (DRAWING AND PAINTING)

 

 

ANY PICTURE FROM  RAMAYANA, MAHABHARATH, KRISHNA LEELA OR GOURA LEELA

 

 

11.30 PM TO 1 PM

 

 

LKG TO 3RD STANDARD (FOR  COLORING ONLY) 4TH STANDARD TO INTERMEDIATE             (DRAWING & PAINTING ONLY)

 

19/07/2017

 

 

 

WED

 

 

 

VYASA              (ESSAY WRITING)

 

 

EXPLAIN THE QUALITIES OF LORD RAMACHANDRA BY RELATING TO HOW HE DEALT WITH THE DIFFERENT CHARACTERS IN RAMAYANA. 2PM TO 3.30PM

 

 

7TH TO INTERMEDIATE

 

 

20/07/2017

 

THU

 

VACASPATI (ELOCUTION) EXPLAIN “LAWS OF NATURE” AS FOR THE TEACHING OF SRILA PRABHUPADA. 9AM ONWARDS

 

2PM ONWARDS

8TH TO 10TH,                                        INTER, DEGREE,                  ENGINEERING, MBBS.
21/07/2017

 

FRI

 

RAGAM (DEVOTIONAL VOCAL) VAISHNAVA KIRTANS LIKE ANNAYAMAYYA, TYAGARAJA, RAMADAS SONGS. 9AM ONWARDS

 
2PM ONWARDS

7TH TO 10TH,                                           INTER, DEGREE,                  ENGINEERING, MBBS.
22/07/2017

 

SAT

 

NATRAJ           (CLASSICAL DANCE) ENACT PAST TIMES OF LORD RAMA, VISHNU INCARNATIONS 9AM ONWARDS 2PM ONWARDS 1ST TO  5TH STANDARD                      6TH TO 10TH STANDARD
23/07/2017

 

SUN

 

DEBAT                   (FOR & AGAINST) IS HUMAN LIFE MEANT FOR ENJOYING 9AM ONWARDS INTER, DEGREE, ENGINEERING, MBBS.
24/07/2017

 

MON

 

BHAGAVAD GITA SLOKAS RECITATION BHAGAVAD GITA  SLOKAS  FROM 4TH CHAPTER                                    (1 to 20 SLOKAS)                        9AM ONWARDS 1ST TO 7TH STANDARD

 

25/07/2017

 

TUE

 

FANCY DRESS RELATED TO VISHNU INCARNATIONS 5PM ONWARDS 1ST TO 7TH STANDARD

 

  • ENROLLMENT FROM 22/6/2017 TO 12/7/2017
  • ALL THE PARTICIPANTS WILL BE GIVEN PARTICIPATION CERTIFICATE AT THE VENUE
  • VENUE FOR ALL THE COMPITITIONS IN ISKCON,GOWTHAMI GHAT,RAJAHMUINDRY

CONTACT:-9295010003, 0883-2442277, 9440890945.

International Society for Krishna Consciousness

To

The Head Master/Principal,

Rajahmundry.

Sir/Madam,

Sub: Request to send your school/college students to participate in inter-school/college    competitions

Hare Krishna!

Please accept the blessings of Their Lordships Sri Sri Radha Gopinath, Sri Sri Jagannath-Baladev-Subhadradevi, Sri Sri Govinda Srinivasa and Sri Sri Krishna Chaitanya-Nityananda.

We are very glad to inform you that we (ISKCON) are going to celebrate Sri Krishna Janmastami festival for Ten days from 07.08.2017 to 16.08.2017.

And as a part of this festival, we are organizing a Ten days Sri Krishna Janmastami Special Annual Inter-school / college Competitions in Rajahmundry.  Through such lively and participative means we aim to stimulate students to dive deeper into our primeval and cultural heritage.  From the Vedic perspective, to propagate our Sanatana or Vedic culture, it would be our pleasure to have students from your school/college to participate in these competitions.

1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes along with a certificate for winners will be awarded per each class for each competition.  Each participant will be given a participation certificate.

Details of the competitions are furnished in the enclosure.

We hope that students from your school/college would certainly participate in all the competitions.

Thanking you,

Yours in the service of Lord Krishna

15th  ,  JUNE, 2017,

Rajahmundry.                                                                                            (SATYA GOPINATH DASA)

President-ISKCON-Rajahmundry.

19th  JULY 2017, WEDNESDAY: SHYAMA (DRAWING AND PAINTING)

Time  : 11.30 AM to 1.00 PM

  • LKG to 3rd standard for coloring. (Picture would be provided by us)
  • 4th standard to Intermediate for drawing and painting.
  • Topic for drawing is “Any picture from Ramayana, Mahabharata, Krishna leela or Gaura leela ”.
  • Each school/college can send any no. of entries.
  • Students should be equipped with their own colors, brushes, board, etc.,
  • Only paper will be provided by us.
  • Entry fee is Rs.20/- per student up to 10th
  • Intermediate and above entry fee is Rs. 30/- per student

 

19th  JULY 2017, WEDNESDAY: VYASA (ESSAY WRITING)

Time : 2.00 PM to 3.30 PM

  • Students from 7th standard to Intermediate can participate.
  • Word limit up to 1000 words.
  • Both English and Telugu languages are allowed.
  • The topic is “Explain qualities of Lord Ramachandra by relating to how he dealt with the different characters in Ramayana”
  • Each school can send any number of entries.
  • Entry fee is Rs. 20/- per student up to 10th
  • Intermediate and above entry fee is Rs. 30/- per student.

 

20th  JULY 2017 THURSADAY: VACASPATI (ELOCUTION)

Time   : 9.00 am onwards for 8th to 10th standard

              2.00 pm onwards for Inter, Degree, Engineering and MBBS

  • Students from 8th standard to Degree can participate.
  • Each school/college can send only two entries from each class.
  • Time limit is 3 minutes.”Both English and telugu languages are allowed”.
  • Students will be called upon class wise beginning form 8th class and in an ascending order.
  • Once the particular class is over, participants of that particular class will not be called

again.

  • Topic is Explain “Laws of nature” as per the teachings of srila prabhupada
  • Entry fee is Rs.20/- per student up to 10th
  • Intermediate and above entry fee is Rs. 30/- per student.
  • Note:- The book with this subject matter is available in iskcon temple rajahmundry with name “Laws of nature” Rs-25/- in English and Prakruthi niyamalu-20/- in Telugu.

 21st  JULY 2017 FRIDAY: RAGAM (DEVOTIONAL VOCAL)

Time: 9.00 am onwards for 7th to 10th standard

           2.00 pm onwards for Inter, Degree, Engineering and MBBS

  • Students from 7th to Degree can participate.
  • Each school/college can send only two entries from each class.
  • Only Vaishnava Kirtans by Annamayya, Thyagaraja, Purandara Das, Rama Dasa or Kanakadas should be sung.
  • Participants will be called upon class wise beginning from 7th class and in an ascending order.
  • Once the particular class is over, participants of that particular class will not be called again.
  • Time limit is 3 minutes.
  • Entry fee is Rs.20/- up to 10th
  • Intermediate and above entry fee is Rs. 30/- per student.

22nd  JULY 2017 SATURDAY: NATARAJA (CLASSICAL DANCE)

Time: 9.00 am onwards for 1st to 5th standard

           2.00 pm onwards for 6th to 10th standard

  • Students from 1st to 10th standard can participate
  • Participants should enact pastimes of Lord Krishna or Lord Rama or Vishnu Incarnations.
  • Participants will be called upon class wise beginning from 1st class and in an ascending
  • Once the particular class is over, participants of that particular class will not be called again.
  • Each school/college can send only one entry from each class.
  • Time limit is 3 minutes.
  • Students should bring their own costumes, make up and cassettes.(CD’S OR PENDRIVES)
  • Group dance is allowed but with a condition that the group appears from same school.
  • Each school can send only three groups . Dance school Students can enroll their names through their respective Schools but not from the Dance schools.
  • Entry fee is Rs.20/- for students from 1st to 5th Rs.30/- for students from 6th to 10th       standard.

23RD  JULY 2017 SUNDAY: DEBATE                            

Time: 9.00 am onwards

  • Students from Intermediate, Degree, Engineering and MBBS can participate.
  • Topic is “IS HUMAN LIFE MENT FOR ENJOYING : – for & against
  • Time limit is 5 minutes per team {for 2.5 minutes and against 2.5 minutes}.
  • Students should come in pairs one speaking for and the other speaking against.
  • Participants will be called upon class wise beginning from inter and in an ascending order.
  • Each class can send only two entries from each class.
  • 1st , 2nd , 3rd prizes per class would be awarded for individual performances.
  • Entry fee is Rs.30/-.

24TH  JULY 2017 MONDAY : BHAGAVAT GEETA SLOKAS – RECITATION (WITHOUT BOOK)

Time: 9.00 am onwards

  • Students from 1st standard to 7th standard can participate..
  • Topic: Slokas from 4th Chapter (1 to 20 slokas)  of Bhagavad Gita
  • Time limit is 5 minutes for every participant.
  • Participant should be called upon from the registration serial
  • Each school can send two participants from each class participants.
  • Entry fee is Rs.20/- per participant.

 

25TH JULY TUESDAY: FANCY DRESS

Time: 5.00 PM onwards

  • Students from 1st to 7th standard can participate.
  • Participants should enact pastimes related to Lord Krishna or Lord Rama or Vishnu Incarnations.
  • Participants will be called upon class wise beginning from 1st class in an ascending order.
  • Once the particular class is over, participants of that particular class will never be called again.
  • Each school can send only one entry from each class.
  • Time limit is 5 minutes.
  • Students should bring their own costumes and make up.
  • Entry fee is 30/- per student.

Note:

  1. Venue for all the competitions in ISKCON Sri Sri Radha Gopinath Dasavatar Temple,

Hare Krishna Land, Gowthami Ghat, Rajahmundry.

  1. Entries are accepted from 22.6.2017 to 6.7.2017. Last date for registration for the above competitions is 6th July, 2017.

3.The school/college send us the list of participants along with  entry fee to the ISKCON office, Gowthami

Ghat, Rajahmundry during 10.30 am to 1.00 pm and 5.00 pm to 8.00 pm. Please do not wait

to send lists till  the last date.

  1. All entries should be neatly typed or written on paper including Student ID bearing authorized signature and seal of Head Master/Principal.
  2. Results of the above competitions would be announced i.e., put on ISKCON notice board

On 7th August, 2017 (Sri Balarama Purnima day). You can also visit our website at www.iskconrajahmundry.com

  1. The date of distribution of prizes for the winners is 15th August, 2017.on Sri Krishna Janmastami day.
  2. In Case the prizes winner is not able to collect on 15th August, he or she can collect the prizes and the certificate from ISKCON Office up to 25th August. And there after no claim will be entertained.
  3. The participation certificates for all the participants will be given on the day of event.
  4. Entries after the due date will not be entertained under any circumstances.
  5. Any change in entries shall not be permitted at venue of Event.
  6. Best School Participation certificate and prizes will be given to those Schools based on the highest number of entries. ( First, Second and Third only)

 

REQUEST: Please strictly follow the rules so that we can serve you better.

For further details contact:

Hema Nimai Das /  Sri Hari Rao

C/o ISKCON, Hare Krishna Land, Gowthami Ghat,

Rajahmundry – 533101.

Ph: 0883-2442277, 9295010003, 9440890945.

Email:  [email protected]

Website: www.iskconrajahmundry.com

Timings: 10.30 am to 1.00 pm / 5.00 pm to 8.00 pm