Geetha Jayanthi Competitions

Geetha Jayanthi
The Kochi centre of The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) is holding a Bhagavad – Gita Chanting contest and a Puranic Quiz contest in commemoration of the Geetha Jayanthi(the day on which Bhagavan, Sri Krishna actually advised the Bhagavad – Gita knowledge to Arjuna).

The objective of these programmes is to inculcate Vedic knowledge and culture in our children in their formative age, to enhance their knowledge, facilitate excellent personality development and thus to become winners in life. The contest finals would be held on the 15th of December 2013, being the grand day for celebrating the Geetha Jayanthi, at the Rajarajeshwary Temple Auditorium, Palarivattom. Winners would be given cash prizes, along with attractive certificates of ISKCON.

The preliminaries would be held as follows:

Bhagavad-Gita recitation contest:- Preliminary
at 9 AM on 1st December, 2013 at Bhavans Vidyamandir, Girinagar
Group Class Slokas Time Limit
A LKG, UKG, 1st 1-5 3 min.
B 2nd, 3rd, 4th 1-10 5 min.
C 5th, 6th, 7th 1-15 6 min.
D 8th, 9th, 10th 1-20 7 min.

1) Contestants should bring proof of age / class (preferably copy of birth certificate/ school ID card / school diary).

2) Registration fee is Rs.50 per child.

Quiz contest:- Preliminary
at 9 AM on 8th December, 2013 at Bhavans Vidyamandir, Girinagar

1) Quiz contest topics would be based on Valmiki Ramayana, Maha Bharatham and Bhagavad-Gita.

2)There are two categories, which would be 5, 6, & 7 grades for junior and 8, 9 & 10 for senior.(Every team member should bring proof of their class).

3)The contestants should register in teams of two members each.

4)Questions would be asked in Malayalam and repeated in English.

5)Quiz contest would be one hour duration.

6)Team registration fee is Rs.50

First Prize Rs 1001/- | Second Prize Rs 751/- | Third Prize Rs 501/-

AII participants should strictly adhere to the above rules.The decision of the judges will be final .

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