ISKCON Pune is organizing various competitions on the occasion of Balarama
Jayanti, sunday 10th august at 10.30 to 12.30 at NVCC above Prasadam hall.
Attached herewith is the soft copy of the poster displaying the various
1. Shloka recitation
2. Collage making
3. Poem writing
4. Essay writing
6. Extempo or Just a minute
The main theme of the event is
“Krsna’s Six Opulences”
These completions are open to all-congregation and others. There are two age brackets for purpose of judging:
Age group under 15 and
Age group above 15
There is no pre-registration needed and anybody can walk in to participate at the venue.
There will be an entry fee of Rs10/- per entry.
Papers, pen and pencil will be provided. Any other materials such as
paints, colour pens etc for painting/sketching should be brought by the
participants if they wish to use these.
The detailed topics area as follows
1.Shloka recitation- 10.30 to 12.30
Participants can come prepared with any verse of their choice from any
scriptures (Srila Prabhupada’s books) or any verses from Vaishnava Songs (to be recited not sung), but these shlokas should be describing or
related to any of the six opulences of The Lord Krsna. Participants will
be judged for accuracy, pronunciation and relevance of the verse to the
2. Collage making- pre-prepared and submitted anytime between 10.30-12.30 at the venue. The topic is again- The six opulences of Krsna. The size is to be A4 paper size. The entries will be judged as per beauty, relevance of depiction and skill. More than one entry is allowed. Participants to write their name on the entry.
3. Poem writing- pre-prepared and submitted anytime between 10.30-12.30 at the venue. The topic is again- The six opulences of Krsna. The restriction for the poem entries is 32 lines and handwritten on an A4 paper.Poems could be in English, Hindi or Marathi and has to be a personal attempt not previously published. The entries will be judged based on originality, composition and accuracy of language and its relevance to the topic given. More than one entry is allowed. Participant to write their name on the sheet submitted.
4. Essay writing- a specific topic from amongst the Six opulences of Lord
Krsna, will be given on the spot to the participants. the competition.