Pune to host Mega National Tribal Sports – Ekalavya Khelkood 2011-12Date posted: December 15, 2011 | Short URL: https://samvada.org/?p=7025 | Share:
Ekalavya Khelkood – 2011-12
“Let’s visit the event to see skills of our Vanavasi (tribal) brothers and sisters. “
About the event
Ekalavya Khelkood is a highly popular event organized by Vanavasi Kalyan Ashram since 1987 to spot hidden sports talent among tribal youth. With over 2,500 participants; Khelkood is a National sports festival for Vanavasis as a showcase to demonstrate their talent in sports.
On a societal level the event brings diverse communities together and has been pivotal in strengthening the bond of brotherhood amongst tribal communities. The National sports festival, “bridging a gap between tribal community with rest of the Indian people” has been instrumental in nurturing god given gifts like hardiness, tenacity etc. amongst tribal youth.
Date: 27th Dec 2011 – 1st Jan 2012
Venue: Sanas Ground, Near Saras Baug, Pune
Your generous support will help a lot in grand success of the Sports Festival. You can contribute by –
· Visiting the event to show solidarity
· In kind donation
· Publicity support
Akhil Bhartiya Vanavasi Kalyan Ashram
192, Shukruvar Peth
Dattakunj Appartments, Pune
Ph: +91 020 2449 2193, 2446 0944