SILVER JUBILEE 2019

(November)

Silver Jubilee

SILVER JUBILEE CELEBRATION OF SIKKIM NEWAR GUTHI 2019

Sikkim Newar Guthi, a non-profit Organization, registered vide No. 689/LR/94was established in the year 1994 to preserve and foster the rich culture and traditions, to promote and develop its language and to protect the interests of the Newar Community in Sikkim. Since then, the Guthi has been working aggressively for the purpose and this year it completes 25 glorious years of its establishment. To commemorate this occasion, a two day grand event is being organised at Manan Bhawan, Gangtok on 9th and 10th November 2019. The first day would witness the Grand Finale of Newar Folk Dance, Newar Musical Instrument, Open Talent Hunt and Bhaju&Maeju Sikkim Competitions. Grand Cultural programme is being organized on 10th November 2019. The event would be graced upon by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Sikkim, Shri P.S. Tamang (Golay) as the Chief Guest. On this occasion, Founder Pioneers, Founder Members, Advisory Council members and Special Guest Ganesh Ram Lacchywould be felicitated for their contribution to the cause of Newars of Sikkim. Dentam, Melli and Singtam Sakha Guthiswould also be felicitated with Citations for their outstanding contribution in the field of language, culture, tradition and food. Awards and trophies for the Academic excellence in Class X and XII, Open talent Hunt, Newar Instrument and Newar Dance Competitions would also be awarded. The Hon’ble Chief Minister, Sikkim would also be felicitated with citation for formation of the new Government of Sikkim after having ousted the 25 long tenure of the SDF Government.The celebrations would end with Grand Musical Evening being organized at Manan Bhawan on both 9th and 10th November 2019. Renowned artists from within and outside the State would be performing live with number of musical performances.The evening musical events would be graced upon by the Hon’ble Minister, Forest, Shri Karma LodayBhutia and Hon’ble Minister, Education and Land Revenue Shri KungaNimaLepcha as Chief guests on 9th and 10th November 2019 respectively.The entire eventswould be held in amost eco-friendly manner without the use of plastics and other non-biodegradable substances.

SPONSORS

ON THE OCCASION OF SILVER JUBILEE CELEBRATION 2019, SIKKIM NEWAR GUTHI ORGANISED VARIOUS COMPETITIVE EVENTS. THESE ARE

1. OPEN TALENT HUNT,

2. NEWAR DANCE,

3. NEWAR MUSICAL INSTRUMENTAL,

4. BHAJU SIKKIM and MAEJU SIKKIM.


OPEN TALENT HUNT COMPETITION
FIRST PRIZE
CASH PRIZE RS. 50,000 + TROPHY
Prize money and Trophies are sponsored Bhaju Hari Prasad Pradhan, Maeju Ratna Pradhan,

Bhaju R.K. Pradhan, Bhaju B.B. Pradhan and the entire Maskay Family

in the loving memory of their beloved father Late Hasta Bahadur Pradhan & Late Indra Maya Pradhan

of HeeKyongbari Gaon, West Sikkim.
FIRST RUNNER UP
CASH PRIZE RS. 30,000 + TROPHY
SECOND RUNNER UP CASH PRIZE RS 20,000 + TROPHY
CONSOLATION PRIZES (6 NOS) CASH PRIZE RS. 10, 000 EACH
Prize money sponsored by Bhaju Santa Pradhan, Namchi, South Sikkim, in the loving memory of his father late

Hasta Bahadur Pradhan
NEWAR DANCE COMPETITION
WINNER LEELA
DEVI PRADHAN MEMORIAL TROPHY
with
Cash prize – Rs.21,000/- plus Token Trophy
Prize money and Trophies are sponsored by Grandchildren of Late Leela Devi Pradhan of Lower Arithang, Gangtok, East Sikkim (co-ordinated by MaejuDeeki Tamang (Pradhan) and Dr. Sudeep Pradhan) in her fond memory.
FIRST RUNNER UP Cash prize – Rs. 15,100/- plus Token Trophy
SECOND RUNNER UP Cash
prize – Rs. 10,100/- plus Token Trophy
NEWAR MUSICAL INSTRUMENT COMPETITION
WINNER Cash prize – Rs.8,000/- plus Trophy
Prize money sponsored by RATNA PRADHAN LT COL. C.B. PRADHAN MEMORIAL CHARITABLE TRUST

and presented by Maeju Jayshree Pradhan and BhajuPurna Kumar Pradhan.
FIRST RUNNER UP
Cash prize – Rs. 6,000/- plus Trophy
SECOND RUNNER UP Cash prize – Rs. 4,000/- plus Trophy
CONSOLATION Cash prize – Rs. 2,000/-
BHAJU SIKKIM and MAEJU SIKKIM
BHAJU SIKKIM (WINNER) Cash prize – Rs.10,000/- plus Trophy
Prize money sponsored by MaejuSeeta Pradhan (wife), Bhaju Manish Pradhan (son),

and Maeju Manisha Pradhan (daughter) in fond memory of

SHAHEED K.P. PRADHAN (BSF), President Police Medal for Gallantry Awardee.
MAEJU SIKKIM (WINNER)
Cash prize – Rs. 10,000/- plus Trophy
CERTIFICATE AND CASH AWARD FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN CLASS X BOARD EXAMINATION

Prize money of Rs.20,000/- and a certificate sponsored by SABITRI PRADHAN EDUCATIONAL CHARITABLE TRUST and presented by BHAJU PURNA KUMAR PRADHAN

CERTIFICATE AND CASH AWARD FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN CLASS XII BOARD EXAMINATION
Prize money of Rs.15,000/- sponsored by BhajuRatna Mani Pradhan, Rhenockin the name of Late Sardar Jaju Narayan Pradhan, Middle Aritar, Rhenock.