Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama, Rajkot

Value Education : For Youth

Competitions - Students

Swami Vivekananda Birth Anniversary Competitions - Spardha

Every year the Ashrama organizes a week long Student’s Competitions on the occasion of Swami Vivekananda’s Birthday. The Competitions are very popular among the students.

The competitions are held in the following categories:

  1. Recitation from selected passages of the sayings of Swami Vivekananda or other scriptures like Gita etc. in English, Hindi, Gujarati and Sanskrit.
  2. Elocution on topics related to the culture of India, the life and sayings of saints, values of life, and solutions to modern problems in the light of the thoughts of Swami Vivekananda.
  3. Drama Competition on the life and sayings of saints.
  4. Devotional/Patriotic songs competition.
  5. Drawing Competition.
  6. Essay Writing.
  7. Fancy Dress competition (related to Gods & Goddesses or Saints).

The salient features of these competitions are:

Fancy Dress Competition



Elocution Competition



Drawing Competition


Group - Song Competition

Prize Distribution


You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.- Swami Vivekananda

A few heart-whole, sincere, and energetic men and women can do more in a year than a mob in a century.- Swami Vivekananda

Arise ! Awake ! And Stop Not Till the Goal is Reached.- Swami Vivekananda

All power is within you, you can do anything & everything !- Swami Vivekananda

To be good & to do good, that is the whole of religion.- Swami Vivekananda

Purity, Patience & Perseverance are the three essentials to success, and above all Love !- Swami Vivekananda

Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny !- Swami Vivekananda

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think.- Swami Vivekananda