Xahityo’22 (Padadhwani Literary Competition)

 All the competitions will be conducted in two categories: Category A (classes 7-10) and Category B (class 11 and above).

The competitions will be conducted in two languages – Assamese and English.

Essay Writing Competition (On-spot)

Time – 1.5 hours

Topic –

  • Category A (Word limit 500-1000) – Experiences of learning at home during
    lockdown // লকডাউন অৱস্থাত ঘৰত থাকি লাভ কৰা শিক্ষাৰ অনুভৱ।
  • Category B (Word limit 1000-1500) – Impact of drug abuse on adolescence and its prevention // কৈশোৰৰ বিকাশত নিচাযুক্ত দ্ৰব্যৰ প্ৰভাৱ আৰু ইয়াৰ প্ৰতিকাৰ।

● Poem Writing Competition (Pre-submission)

No word limits

Minimum 12 lines.

Themes:

  • Category A- Love and affection of grandparents. // ককা- আইতাৰ মৰম
  • Category B – Significance of school life // তোমাৰ মতে স্কুলীয়া জীৱনৰ গুৰুত্ব বা বৈশিষ্ট।

● Short Story Writing Competition (Pre-submission)

Word limit – 1000-1500

Themes:

  • Category A – A childhood memory or school memory // এটি শৈশৱ বা স্কুলীয়া জীৱনৰ স্মৃতি।
  • Category B – An eventful journey marred by disaster. // দুৰ্যোগে প্ৰভাৱিত কৰা এক দীঘলীয়া যাত্ৰা।

 Rules and Regulations:

  • All the competitions will be conducted in two categories, viz, CATEGORY A (classes 7-10) and CATEGORY B (class 11 and above).
  • The competitions will be conducted in two languages – English and Assamese.
  • The Essay Writing Competition will be an on-spot competition while the Poem and Short Story Writing Competitions will be Pre-Submission.
  • Last date for submission of Poem Writing and Short Story Writing is 2nd January, 2022.
  • All the submissions for Poem and Short Story Writing Competitions should be uploaded to http://www.navaasomnirman.org only in Word PDF format.
  • The minimum lines for Poem Writing is twelve (12).
  • Submission will not be accepted once the deadline lapses.

For any queries, contact 9954801792.

Prizes:

Winner and Runners up for all categories.

(Certificates and Mementos will be awarded to the winners)