The participants for following competitions are required to share a small video bite on sahityasarita2019@gmail.com by 15/02/2019 or else the entry will not be considered.

  1. Poetry competition: Video bite of recitation of own poem.
  2. Jugalbandhi: Short video of dance performance.
  3. Monoact: Short video of mono act performance.
  4. Teachers corner: Video bite of recitation of own poem.
  5. Tahuko: Participant has to send one video bite of singing.

₹ 50
EXTEMPORIAL DEBATE
  • In this event, the participant will have to pick a chit from a bowl. Then, the participant will have to give their opinion on both the possible pros and the cons of the topic they picked. Language is gujarati.
  • RULES:
  • 1. The participant will be provided with 120 seconds to prepare.
  • 2. The participant will be provided with 180 seconds to express their opinions.
  • JUDGING CRITERIA:
  • 1. Validity of Points.
  • 2. Fluency in Speaking.
  • 3. Tone
  • 4. Pace
  • 5. Content spoken
  • 6. Time Taken.
₹ 100
JUGALBANDHI DANCE
  • In this event, one team (2 members) will have to perform opposite dance forms, creating a single performance. An example being classical dance versus western dance.
  • RULES:
  • 1. The dance forms have to be clearly separated and opposite.
  • 2. The groups will be provided with 4-6 minutes each for their performances.
  • JUDGING CRITERIA:
  • 1. Gracefulness of performance.
  • 2. Appeal to audience
  • 3. Authenticity of dance form.
₹ 50
PHOTOGRAPHY
  • In this competition one participant is allowed with one DSLR CAMERA or PHONE. Time limit is 45 minutes and to submit 5 photographs.
  • RULES:
  • 1. Only colour photograph.
  • 2. No copied work.
  • 3. Anything could be captured.
  • 4. Two different round
  • -FOR DSLR
  • -FOR PHONE

  • JUDGING CRITERIA

  • 1. Framing
  • 2. Lighting
  • 3. Aesthetic
  • 4. Originality
₹ 50
TAHUKO
  • This is the singing competition. In which gujarati sugam sangit and gujarati folk songs are allowed. One instrument is allowed with that singer.
  • RULES
  • 1. The participants will be given 3- 5 minutes.
  • 2. Only gujarati sugam sangit and gujarati folk songs are allowed.
  • 3. Only one instrument and only one singer is there.

  • JUDGING CRITERIA

  • 1. Maintenance of mood.
  • 2. The quality of singing.
₹ 50
QUIZ
  • All the questions in the quiz will be based on Gujarati Culture, Gujarati Literature and History of Gujarat. There will be two rounds of the quiz. Students can participate in the group of two.
  • ROUND 1
  • Round 1 will be the elimination round containing a MCQ test of 30 minutes.
  • The top 10 teams will be selected for the final round.
₹ 50
TEACHER’S CORNER
  • Teacher’s corner is the competition dedicated to the writer souls who are in non-esthetic teaching field! This competition is the stage to bring out the emotions and thoughts of a professor.
  • RULES:
  • 1.This competition is only about Poems.
  • 2. Content should be creative and non-copied.
  • 3. Time limit to recite the poems is 5-7 minutes.
  • JUDGING CRITERIA:
  • 1. Creativity
  • 2. Clarity of thought
  • 3. Grammar precision
₹ 200
STREET PLAY
  • The competition will be conducted in an open place and hence no microphones, speakers, music systems will be allowed or available. They can bring the instruments which only can be played without any electric system. Teams can sing/dance by themselves to create the necessary music or sound.

  • RULES:

  • 1. Time limit- maximum 20 minutes.
  • 2. No use of any equipment, sound tracks etc.
  • 3. Languages- hindi or gujarati.
  • 4. Don’t use abusing words.
  • 5. 7-20 participants range.
  • JUDGING CRITERIA:
  • 1. Topic
  • 2. Acting
  • 3. Formation/composition
  • 4. Jingle/music
₹ 50
MONO ACT
  • There can be one person to assist/operate the music , if required. Language of the act can be Gujarati or Hindi. Standing table mic , one chair , one table , and a laptop for operating music will be provided , if needed. No lapel mics or hand mics will be allowed.

  • Participants can bring the music in pen-drive but no recorded vocals are allowed. All clothes and accessories are to be arranged by participants.

  • RULES:
  • 1. Total time alloted will be maximum 10 minutes .

  • JUDGING CRITERIA

  • 1. Characterization
  • 2. Use of stage
  • 3. Topic
₹ 50
POETRY
  • This competition has two rounds.

  • ROUND 1

  • The participants will be reciting their own poems.

  • RULES

  • 1. Time limit will be 5-7 minutes.
  • 2. The poem must be self written.

  • JUDGING CRITERIA

  • 1. Uniqueness of Thought
  • 2. Presentation
  • 3. Grammar Proficiency

  • ROUND 2

  • The participants will be given a Painting and they will have to create a poetry on the same.

  • RULES

  • 1. The time given will be 45 minutes

  • JUDGING CRITERIA

  • 1. Uniqueness of Thought
  • 2. Presentation
  • 3. Grammar Proficiency
  • 4. Relatability to the painting.