CBSE CIRCULAR JIGYASA: AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV QUIZ
Welcome to Shikshapress. CBSE released a circular no. Circular No: Acad-58/2022 on dated 26.05.2022 for Jigyasa The Heritage Quiz
JIGYASA – the AKAM Quiz is the first quiz of its kind, open all across the world, with a special module for the age group of 13 to 18 years of age.
As India celebrates 75 years of independence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav. Taking his grand vision forward, the Indian Oil Corporation in collaboration with The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas and The Ministry of Culture is launching Jigyasa: The AKAM Quiz.
Jigyasa is a step towards creating awareness and taking forward the parampara of Gyan through technology, innovation, and inclusive learning. Jigyasa, the largest ever quiz organized by India, drinks from the fountain of India’s civilization history; however, true to the evolutionary nature of Bharatiya, it is hosted on state-of-the-art technology, supported by artificial intelligence and machine learning.
In order to celebrate the rich cultural heritage and a mosaic of achievements of the world’s oldest civilization, the Ministry of Culture along with the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, is observing Jigyasa – The Heritage Quiz for the age group of 13 to 18 years of age. It can be accessed by logging in on www.akamquiz.com.
For those in the age group of 13 to 18 years, it offers them the opportunity to qualify as District Winners who subsequently go on to the State, Regional and National levels. Winning team members are eligible for a scholarship of Rs. 10 lakh each; the total scholarships to be won are Rs.55 lakh.
Winning team members are eligible for a scholarship of INR 10 lakh each.
1. With an expected reach of 2 crore young adults, Jigyasa promises to kickstart a conversation on the idea and ideals of Bharatiyata across 742 districts of India, that is Bharat.
2. For those in the age group of 13-18 years of age, Jigyasa offers them the opportunity to qualify as district winners who subsequently go to State, Regional and National levels.
3. Jigyasa will be available in 17 languages, thereby capturing the diverse footprint of the world’s only living civilization.
4. Jigyasa aspires to be truly inclusive in nature and supports Divyang Jan and those who are not a part of the formal education system.
Jigyasa Quiz will be available in 17 languages. It aspires to be truly inclusive in nature and support Divyang Jan and those who are not a part of the formal education system. This quiz will also create awareness about the achievements of ancient India, our rich cultural heritage, and the enormous soft power India enjoys in the contemporary world.
CBSE requested to disseminate the above information among the students and teachers of your school so that the students may participate and avail the maximum benefit from the same.
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