Nagpur Gujarati Samaj recently organised ‘Sharadutsav 2017’ to celebrate the occasion of Sharad Purnima at Gujarat Bhavan, Nagpur. At the utsav, a special Garba competition was organised as well. Around eight groups, with its participants beautifully dressed, competed with each other in the competition to win cash prizes. The cash prizes which were given away were for Rs 11001 (1st prize), Rs 9001 (2nd prize), Rs 7001 (3rd prize), Rs 5001 (for best dressed person) and Rs 4001 (consolation prize). A solo dance competition was also organised for children below 14 years of age. As, it was the day of Karwa Chauth, the event wrapped up early as the ladies had to rush home to break their fast. Along with members of the Gujarati Samaj, also present at the event were Rajesh Shah (President), Prafull Doshi (Chairperson), Ramdas Vajani (Past President) and conveners for the event – Dr Veena Talavia and Meena Thakkar.
Pictures by: Himanshu Pal