Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav
47th Cultural Competition
Ramakrishna Mission, Shillong organised the 47th Annual Cultural Competition this year in collaboration with the Department of Arts & Culture, Govt. of Meghalaya as a part of the celebration of India @ 75 Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav and also to commemorate the 50th year of statehood of the state of Meghalaya.
Cultural competitions were held online in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The competitions included Recitation (in various languages), Essay, Content Writing, Khasi Folk Song, Mocktel and Ideathon competitions inviting entries from nursery to college-level students. Additionally, webinar interviews were held under “Be with a Beacon” to identify the achievers from Meghalaya.
Ramakrishna Mission, Sohra conducted a weaving exhibition and showcased the techniques and products produced by the weavers.
The events attracted a large number of participants with 1079 enrollments and 77 prizes were announced. The competitions were telecasted live on Youtube at The prizes will be awarded at the Prize distribution ceremony to be held on 11th September 2021. All the participants will also receive digital participation certificates.
Detailed information about the events and the results are available at the following URL: