Local News from Sri Lanka: To celebrate the Children’s Day that coincides with the anniversary of Pt’s birth on November 14. Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first Prime Minister, Swami Vivekananda Cultural Center (ICC), India’s High Commission, Colombo, will host Shankar’s International Children’s Competition at 9.30 a.m. on Saturday, 16 November 2019. 16/2 Gregory’s Street, Colombo 07, at 1.00 p.m. at SVCC. Children from across the island are welcome to take part in the competition for painting / drawing / writing.
The theme for the competition’s essay writing / drawing / painting will be “Earth is the only home we have, Love it.”The Shankar’s International Children’s Competition 2020 is open to children born on or after 1 January 2004 in the categories of writing / painting / drawing. All children’s entries for the Shankar’s International Children’s Competition 2020 will be sent to New Delhi.
Children interested in participating may register their names with the Center (Tel. 011-2684698, Telefax 2684697, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org) and are requested to arrive at SVCC on November 16, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. Contact the Swami Vivekananda Cultural Center on Tel No.: 2684698 or e-mail: email@example.com for rules and further information.