India at 74

Aug 15, 2020 | 10:00 AM PST | Zoom Meeting

Join us in celebrating India’s 74th Independence Day online. The event will cover a keynote address by the Chief guest, live performances and awards for pre-event contests.

About the event

To commemorate India’s Independence Day, Bharatiyam is hosting an online event in association with Telugu NRI Radio on the 15th of August 2020.

The event will be attended by Shri Mukesh Chatter ji as its Chief Guest and several students and young professionals of Indian Origin residing in the United States.

As a curtain raiser, talent and writing contests were conducted online and awards will be declared during the event. 

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Pre-Event Contests

Check out details for our contests

Talent Hunt
Talent Hunt

Music | Dance | Rangoli | Cooking

Writing Contest
Writing Contest

Article | Essay

General Guidelines

Who: All university students and young professional in USA  (Age : 18 – 35)

Where: Upload video and article URL on the website form.

When: Submit by Aug 14th, 2020 11:59 PM PST

What: Sing or play a patriotic song | Dance on a patriotic song | Prepare Rangoli with Indian Tricolor | Cook a tricolored dish | Write an Article

Exciting prizes to be awarded!

Talent Hunt - Rules
  1. Upload the video on Youtube / Facebook / Instagram
  2. Use the hashtags: #BharatiyamUS #IndiaAt74
  3. Rangoli and Food preparation must be in Indian Tricolor
  4. Record entire performance for music and dance in a single video
  5. Record preparation for Rangoli and Food preparation in a single video
  6. Any number of people can be included in the group
  7. Submit your video by August 12,11:59 PM PST
Writing Contest Topics
  1. India’s (Dr. Kalam’s) vision 2020: Current status, Tech goals and what needs to be done
  2. Atma Nirbhar Bharat: Towards economic and technology independence, the road ahead
  3. India’s Foreign Policy: Should India support global Independence movements
  4. National Education Policy 2020: Is this Policy truly revolutionary for India
Writing Competition Guidelines:
  1. The articles must have a title
  2. The articles should not exceed 1000 words
  3. Provide references citations and links for the stated facts
  4. Submit as a google doc with comment ability to [email protected]

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Meeting Details

Online – Zoom Meeting

Meeting details shared in response to RSVP