AIHR announces first time ever Aarti thali competition- open for Age 16 and above to encourage artistic cultural and religious heritage to our next generation.
We encourage individual entry rather than group.
AIHR will provide 12 inch round stainless steel thali at Venue. Participants need to bring their own material for decoration, assembly needs to be on site from scratch. No ready-made drawing or prepared pieces allowed. Only 15 entries are allowed for this event.
- Rangoli colors, Nadachadi, whole grains and dry fruits or any innovative ideas can be used as decoration materials. All creative ideas are welcome.
- AIHR strictly follow fire hazard, requesting not to light up any diva even though it is aarti thali. Participate can use diva for decoration purposes or led light candles but no light up diva please.
- Competition results will be announced on the same evening. AIHR planning to reuse the thali’s so requesting not to use any hot glue or permanent sticky material to thali.
- Best three (3/15) decorative Aarti’s will be awarded prizes depending upon entries.
- Ready-made Aarti thali will be disqualified from the competition.
- AIHR cannot accept any responsibility for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered by any entrant entering the Competition or as a result of accepting any prize.
- In all matters relating to a Competition, the decision of the judge(s) shall be final and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into.
Judging Criteria: Aarti thali will be judge on best creativity, neatness, and outstanding performance. Judges’ decision is final.
Phone - 757-784-6834
Email - Neha103@yahoo.com
Venue: Hindu Temple of Hampton Road, 217 Sampson Creek Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23322.
Date & Time: October 21st, 2018 at 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM. Check-in at 1:30 PM.
Award Ceremony: – At India Fest on November 10, 2018.
AIHR reserves the right to make any changes to a contest or cancel a contest.
AIHR reserves the right to cancel India Fest or change the date or any format or item of the INDIA FEST event.