Friday, February 18, 2011

Buddhiya Kabbadi Tournament

The Four day Budhiya Kabaddi tournament began today at the Sanskritik Gram of  the Nava Nalanda Mahavihar grounds. Given below are a few pictures of the fun day from today, which is just the beginning...
The event will continue through the 20th February 2011 and details were given in the previous post.

Unveiling the Jarasandha Trophy-2011  
The District Magistrate Shri Sanjay Agarwal, at his Office on 16th February, 2011
Shri D. Lama (NNM), Deepak Anand and Shri Sanjay Agarwal (DM, Nalanda)
Getting the venue ready
Teams lined up for the Inaugural

The Inaugural by Dr. R Panth and Ven. Pannayilinkara

The Jarasandha Trophy

Introduction of the teams
Encouraging words by the Chief Guests

Venerable Pannyalinkara starting the first game

The Matches
The first match between Sakraditya 9 vs. Buddhagupta 9

Winning captain receiving prize from Shri. K K Pandey, Librarian , NNM

Losing captain of Baladitya9 receiving consolation prize

                                                                  The Four Teams

Team Baladitya 9

Team Buddhagupta 9

Team Tathagatgupta 9

Team Sakraditya 9
Alok Jain and Dr. R. Panth

This initiative is to revive an old game, bring it back to the main stream and link it to tourism... 

Day one was covered in a news article published by Jagran: READ HERE

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