( cbseacademic.in) CBSE has announced the CBSE Expression Series on Swami Vivekananda.
Swami Vivekananda (12 January 1863- 4 July 1902) was one of the greatest sons of India who motivated his countrymen through his thoughts on Education, Dedication, Life-goal and Knowledge.
As a tribute to this great scholar and philosopher, the Central Board of Secondary Education proposes Expression Series on Swami Vivekananda. The details of the ‘Series’ are as follow:
i. To be held on 11-12 January 2016.
ii. The three categories of participation are:
a) Classes I to V, b) Classes VI to VIII and c) Classes IX to XII
The topic of the Expression series: Different topics has been provided for different categories. The category wise details of the topics are as follow:
Topics of CBSE Expression Series on Swami Vivekananda for Classes: 1st to 5th Participants may submit Essay (250 words)/ Poem/Painting on one of the following:
i. Swami Vivekananda: a great visionary
ii. Lessons I learn from Swami Vivekananda‟s life
Topics of CBSE Expression Series on Swami Vivekananda for Classes: 6th to 8th Participants may submit Essay (500 words)/ Poem/Painting on one of the following:
i. Swami Vivekananda‟s teachings motivate me to…
ii. Swami Vivekananda‟s vision for the development of modern India
Topics of CBSE Expression Series on Swami Vivekananda for Classes: 9th to 12th Participants may submit Essay (700 words)/ Poem/Painting on one of the following:
i. Harmony between East and West: Swami Vivekananda‟s contribution
ii. Swami Vivekananda‟s views on character development of youth in India
iv. Students may submit their entries as Essay/ Poem/Painting.
v. Entries may be submitted in any of the 22 scheduled languages and English.
vi. Students may submit their entries from schools/ home/ any place as per their convenience.
vii. Entries may be submitted using any of the three following modes:
a) Online mode through the link. (Details given in Annexure II)
b) Uploading only the jpeg/ jpg/ doc file of the entry through the link. (Details given in Annexure II)
c) Mobile App using the numbers (Details given in Annexure III)
For classes I to V 7065963925
For Classes VI to VIII 7065963926
For Classes IX to XII 7065963927
viii. To cater to the need of schools where the internet connectivity is limited, the Board has devised a registration-cum-response sheet (Annexure-IV), which may be downloaded, printed, photocopied for distributing to participants. After completion of activity, schools/ participants are required to scan it/ click an image of the entry and send it through Mobile App. Images without clear details may not be considered.
ix. Entries submitted through email/ by post will not be considered.
x. The links and Mobile App for submission of entry shall remain activated from 8.00 AM to 11:59PM both days on 11th and 12th January 2016.
xi. Best 36 entries, 12 in each category, shall be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 2500/– and a Certificate of Merit.
xii. Each participant will get a Certificate of Participation.
xiii. Selection of best entries will be on the basis of originality of content and creative expression. Students may be contacted telephonically on the phone numbers provided by them to ascertain the originality of the entry submitted.
xiv. Plagiarism check may be done and the entry will be liable to disqualification if found plagiarized at any point of time.
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