The Department of Languages, School of Sciences organized Matribhasha Diwas - 2018 (International Mother Language Day) on 21 February 2018 with an objective to promote mother languages, impart communication skills in mother tongue, increase the awareness of various linguistic and cultural traditions.
Many events and competitions were held on account of this celebration in which students took part with enthusiasm. The students spoke in their mother tongue (Kannada, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil, Marvadi, Marathi) explaining the linguistic importance, literary contribution, cultural practices etc.
During the event, the following competitions were held:
1. Gaayana Spardhaa - Recitation
2. Vaachana Spardhaa - Elocution
3. Prabandha Rachana - Essay Writing
A play in Sanskrit "Saamarasyam eva Jeevanam" - depicting the importance of harmony in life was presented by the students.
The student’s participation was acknowledged by awarding them first, second and third prizes in various competitions.