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DIGITAL YOUTH DAY COMPETITIONS 2020

(Competitions For Pre-elementary To High School ages)

July 17th to July 19th, 2020

Program Details   Registration   Contacts Rules Recitation Text  Essay and Speech  Frequently Asked Questions

All are welcome to participate. There is no cost for participation. All participants will be recognized with certificates. Winners will be awarded Trophies.

Program Details: 

Categories Criteria

Events

Pre-Elementary Grade 1 and below Coloring Religious Chanting Story Telling      
Elementary I Grades 2-3 Coloring Religious Chanting Story Telling Recitation    
Elementary II Grades 4-5 Coloring Religious Chanting Story Telling Recitation  
Intermediate  Grades 6-8   Religious Chanting Recitation Speech Essay
High School Grades 9-12   Religious Chanting Recitation Speech Essay

         Note: Your grade is the one you will be entering in the new school year.

Registration:

For Participants:

  • No pre-registration required.
  • Click here to upload your entry to Google Drive (Note: Requires Gmail account)
  • If you do not have Gmail account, please contact us at yd@balavikas.org
  • For more details, please refer to Rules explained in the Flyer.

  • For Judges' Pre-registration click here

    For Volunteers' Pre-registration click here

    Contacts:

    For more information please contact

    Competition Director: Sumanth Patil (571) 292-4442

    Competition Director: Medha Boddu (571) 502-8177

    Send E-Mail to yd@balavikas.org

     

    Rules:

  • For digital submission of your entries, please strictly follow the Rules explained in the Flyer and Instructions Video. All submissions must be in the form of a video(MP4 only), photo/scan (png, jpeg/jpg), or document (pdf, doc, docx).
  • Your grade is the one you will be entering in the new school year.

  • PLEASE NOTE: All competitors will be recognized with Certificates. First three winners in each category will receive awards.

    Coloring:

    Pre Elementary
    Elementary - I
    Elementary - II

    Recitation Text:

    High School :: Conquering the Mind
    Intermediate :: Tryst with Destiny
    Elementary II :: The Religious Ideas of Hindus
    Elementary I :: Three Principles of Hinduism

    Essay and Speech:

    High School
    Intermediate

    Frequently Asked Questions:

    Q. What is registration?

    Competitions are digital this year, No registration required for participants. For digital submission of your entries, please strictly follow the Rules explained in the Flyer. All submissions must be in the form of a video(MP4 only), photo/scan (png, jpeg/jpg), or document (pdf, doc, docx).

    Q: What is religious chanting?

    Children have to  sing/recite a bhajan or sloka that has religious theme, and explain the meaning. . The explanation does not have to be word for word translation. It can be as brief as 2 or 4 sentences demonstrating the reciter?s understanding of the meaning of the chant. These chants, including explanation, must be between 2 - 3 minutes with a 30-second grace period. There is no restrictions on selection, and we have listed several bhajans in this site to get you started. You may select one from these or select one of your own.

    Q: What is story telling?

    You can select any short story that has a moral; You have to conclude the story with the moral. Do you need help to select a story?  Here we got them!! A click will take you to the wonderful world of short stories ready for printing/reading.

     

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