Pattern of the Quiz:
1) 1st Level – Qualifying Round is open book competition. Write the answers for objective type questions from home itself. Participants would drop their answers in drop-boxes between 8th& 14th February 2013. These drop-boxes will be kept in different venues in Noida as per the organisers’ convenience.
Date of Contest – Drop the answer sheets in drop boxes between 8th& 15th Feb 2013. Please note that ‘District Level Qualifying Round’ is the name of the very first level of the Quiz.
2) 2nd Level – Venue Round Quiz(District Pre-finals) on 12th May 2013– Top 500 are selected – in case of a TIE, selection through lots is done. These 500 write a Quiz in a Venue. This will also be a written Quiz. We select Top 5 participants. In case of a TIE, we select through lots. These 5 participants will go to the next level called District Finals.
Date of Contest: – Venue Round Quiz will be conducted on 12th May 2013 (Sunday)
Prizes: – Certificates will be given to all the Five Hundred. No Cash Prizes. For the top five winners a book “I Love You” written by Swami Chinmayanandaji will be presented.
The winners of the second round will be declared on 9th June evening. 10 teams from each zone will compete on 14th August at Chinmaya Vibhooti as follows:
Quiz 1 – 5 teams of the same zone – 1 winner.
Quiz 2 – 5 teams of the same zone – 1 winner.
Quiz 3 – Both winners compete and 1 will reach the National finals.
The above will be held on 14th August for each zone. on 15th August the National finals will be conducted between 4 teams (1 team representing each zone)
The teams may reach Chinmaya Vibhooti by 13th August evening. 3rd AC travel fare for the 3 team members will be reimbursed to them upon reaching Vibhooti. The return travel can be booked on 15th August after 3pm anytime.
It takes around one and half hours from Pune to Chinmaya Vibhooti. Around 4-5 hours from Mumbai.
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