Jalandhar, March 30, 2019: The three-day annual mega cultural diversity celebrations at Lovely Professional University Campus concluded with 'One India 2019' festival today. The last day proved to be celebrative and informative with the presentation of hundreds of Indian festivals, rituals, cultures, traditions, businesses, achievements.
Nearly 10,000 student-participants from 29 states, 7 Union Territories of India and 50+ countries worked together and converted LPU campus into ‘Mini India’. The 10th session of 'One India' fest, having the theme of "Trade, Commerce, and Industry”, LPU students exhibited India as the fast emerging super economic power by mastering in all fields of the global skills.
The key highlight of the fest was that students showcased strong 'Unity in diversity'. Even International students also participated actively along with their Indian counterparts to imbibe great Indian ideologies and culture.
On all the three-day, prominent judges from diverse fields including Director All India Radio (Vividh Bharti Programme, New Delhi) Mr. PC Sinha; A Grade Theatre Performer Ms. Bharti; National Quiz Master Mr. Anup; Music Queen Arunita (An LPU Alumina) encouraged and praised students’ performance while conveying the idea about global culture adoption. LPU Chancellor Mr. Ashok Mittal congratulated all students and their mentors for displaying common and strong thread of unity amid diversity. By visiting individual stall, LPU Pro-Chancellor, Mrs. Rashmi Mittal, Director General HR Singla & other university officials inspired students to stand united in all endeavors for the betterment of the community, country and the world.
During concluding hours’, LPU students showcased their folk songs and dances, decorated dresses, portrayed their historical & cultural aspects of their respective region. They also discussed about their cultures festivities - Navaratri, Durga Puja, Eid-Ul-Fitr, Gurpurb, Christmas, Jagannath Rath Yatra, Flower fests of Sikkim, Boita of Odisha; harvest festivals Onam & Pongal of South India, famous Bihu of Assam, Morung of Nagaland and many more.
About LPU Annual Fest
The annual university fests- 'One India' and ‘One World” are celebrated every year at the campus of Lovely Professional University to let diverse student community feel the importance of unity by all means. Different LPU Schools represent different states of India and countries separately, and their students work together to bring out the great aspects of their state or country for thousands of other on-looking students.
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LPU Annual Fest Results
For One India celebration: The School of Electronics and Electrical Engineering won the first prize, while the School of Mechanical Engineering for representing Kerala & School of Agriculture for representing Punjab stood second. The Directorate of Distance Education for Karnataka, Mittal School of Business for representing Andhra Pradesh and School of Computer Science Engineering for representing Nagaland all the three were placed on level three.
For One World celebration: The School of Architecture and Design for representing Sri Lanka won the first prize, Directorate of Distance Education for representing Nigeria and School of Polytechnic for representing DR Congo were placed on the second position. And, the School of Hotel Management for Yemen, School of Civil Engineering for representing Bhutan and School of Computer Science Engineering for Afghanistan stood on the third position.