TS RMSA- Telangana – implementation of Kala Utsav program as per the orders of the GoI to promote arts in education by nurturing and showcasing the artistic talent of school students at the Secondary stage in the country

TS RMSA- Telangana – implementation of Kala Utsav program as per the
orders of the GoI to promote arts in education by nurturing and
showcasing the artistic talent of school students at the Secondary stage in
the country

TS Rc.No. Kalautsav/RMSA/TS/2015. Dated: 30-09-2015.

Sub:- RMSA- Telangana – implementation of Kala Utsav program as per the
orders of the GoI to promote arts in education by nurturing and
showcasing the artistic talent of school students at the Secondary stage in
the country – Reg.

Ref:- 

1. D.O.letter.No.2-5/2015-EE-3, dated.23-9-2015 of Smt.Rina Roy,
Additional Secretary to GoI, MHRD, New Delhi along with guidelines.
2. U.O.Note.No.Spl/149/A/TE/TSCERT/2015, dated.1-9-2015 of the
Director, TSSCERT, Hyderabad.

The attention of all the District Educational Officers in the state invited to the
references read above and informed that, the GoI, MHRD, New Delhi has intimated
that the GoI has launched the program called “Kala Utsav” the aim of the program is to
promote arts in education by nurturing and showcasing the artistic talent of school
students at the Secondary stage in the country and the GoI had also informed that Kala
Utsav would be celebrated each year demonstrating every State’s culture and tradition
which would be theme based as follows and there shall be only one entry from each
area of art from each State for the Kala Utsav at National Level under following themes,
areas and eligibility :

Theme:

The theme for Kal Utsav this year will be “ Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao”.
The style/method of Kal Utsav 2015 is “living Traditions of Art”.
(Living Tradition of Art are tribal, folk and Traditional arts of different
regions).

Areas of Art for Kala Utsav:

Music
Dance
Theatre
Visual Arts (Drawing, Painting , Sculpture, Craft)

Teams for Kala Utsav:

Music 6-10 Students
Dance 8-10 students
Theatre 8-12 students
Visual Arts 4-6 students

Awards at National –Level Kala Utsav:

First Prize Rs 1,25,000/- each
Second Prize Rs 75,000/- each
Third Prize Rs 50,000/- each

Eligibility for Kala Utsav:

Teams of students from classes 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th of any Govt and Aided
schools / collages.

Visual Arts Visual Arts State shall select the best teams for participating at the
National Level and GoI had suggested as follows :

District : This is first level of Kala Utsav, where all schools can send their
entries.(If appropriate and convenient, the State may opt to have Kala Utsav at
block or tehsil level).

State : Selected teams from District level will participating at this level.

National : This is the final and culminating level of Kala Utsav where best of the
State/ UT entries will showcase their talent e- Proforma for submitting entries:

State level coordinators of Kala Utsav (Through e-mail) by 17th November 2015
Last date of Project form:

Keeping the Kala Utsav dates in view , the State / UTs must upload their best entries
for National Level Kala Utsav between 19th and 20th November 2015.

Kala Utsav at the National Level:

National Level Kala Utsav shall be organized from 8 to 10 December 2015 at
National Bal Bhavan, New Delhi .
The national level Awards function shall be held at Siri Fort Auditorium on 11th
December , 2015.

The celebration of arts (with award winning entries at National Level in the
Central Park (Connaught Place) shall be organized on 12th December , 2015 for
the General public.Special role of the State secretary (Education):

All the four entries the State / UT shall be seen and approved by the State / UT
secretary before they are submitted for the National Level.
After 20th November 2015:Provide information by 21st November 2015 regarding number of participants and teachers who will attend national level Kala Utsav from our State.

NCERT shall arrange accommodation.
Booking of tickets should be done well in advanced T.A of students and teachers/
shall be reimbursed by NCERT.

The schedule for conduct of state level/ district level programme,
Committee members, Prize money is as follows.
State Level program :Dates committee members Prize Venue

8th, 9th, 10th & 11th November, 2015
(8th to 11th Showcasing and 12th Public Presentation and prize distribution)


  • 1.Director, Jawahar Bal Bhavan in
  • Nampally, Telangana, Hyderabad.

  • 2. Director, Cultural department,
  • Telangana, Hyderabad.

  • 3.Secretary, Board of Intermediate
  • Education, Telangana,
  • Hyderabad.

  • 4.Additional Director, RMSA, O/o
  • DSE, Telangana, Hyderabad
  • (Nodal Officer).

  • 5.Member nominated by the
  • Director, S.C.E.R.T, Telangana,
  • Hyderabad.



  1. 1st prize Rs 10000/-
  2. 2nd prize Rs 5000/-
  3. 3rd prize Rs 2000/-