Saurashtra University Youth Festival-2016

Date: 18th TO 20th September, 2016
Place: Saurashtra University, Rajkot

“Practice Virtue, Persevere in virtue! Become established in virtue. Shine as an embodiment of noblest virtue and heroic adherence to goodness. Youth is meant for this grand process. Youth life is the active development and fulfillment of these processes. Youth is the Future!” – These were the great ideals of Swami Vivekananda about the youth. Youth are the building blocks of the every developed nation and an adaptable transforming society. Youth is the trustee of prosperity.

In the light of the same ideals of Swami Vivekananda, Saurashtra University, to encourage the social, intellectual and cultural manpower of its students, organizes a three-day Youth Festival for U.G. and P.G. students of the affiliated colleges. This year, the University organized the inter-college ‘64thSAURASHTRA UNIVERSITY YOUTH FESTIVAL 2016-17’ on 18th, 19th and 20th September, 2016 with more 2,500 students participating from various colleges. The entire fest comprises of more than thirty-two competitions distributed under the three distinct genre – Literature, Cultural and Fine Arts. Literary genre included competitions like Elocution, Debate, Quiz, Poetry writing etc. The Arts genre comprised of Painting, Poster-Making, Rangoli, Collage-making, Best-out-of-waste etc. while competitions like Classical and Light-classical singing, Western singing, Folk-singing, Instrument-playing, Classical dance, Garba (Prachin Ras) and Folk dance were the competitions included under the Cultural genre.

College provided full-fledged support to its student by encouraging them to take part in various competitions, as the fest offers a finest platform to the students to the exhibit their ingenious, exclusive and creative talents hidden in them.

Christ College once again have come out with flying colours in the event, dragging number of prizes. Christites bagged prizes in three competitions after beating all the odds and challenges.

The students who have won laurel to the college are:-

No Name of the student Competition Position
1 Arash Panchamiya Skit First
Ankit Shamra
Manali Galani
Chetan Kotak
Aarti Parmar
Abhishek Davda
2 Drashti Garach Handicrafts Second
3 Ishita Teriya Classical Instrument Solo Second
Saurashtra University Youth Festival-2016
Saurashtra University Youth Festival-2016
Saurashtra University Youth Festival-2016

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