The Odisha Foundation of Deaf Women in association with the Delhi’s AIFDW, is organising the 5th National Cultural Festival for Deaf Women at Bhubaneswar- Odisha from 28th to 30th December 2019. The programme is completely organised by women. Let me tell you the schedule and timings. On 28th December 2019, all the teams will arrive at this location. Here is the address. On 29th December 2019, there will be an inaugural ceremony at 9am and a Talent Competition will be held. The Talent Competition includes, 1.Thread bangle designing 2. Pot vase painting 3. Ice-cream stick craft 4. Designing paper eye masks 5. Terracota statue making These are the 5 crafts in the talent competitions. It begin at 9:00am to 1:00pm. All the materials for the competition will be provided by us. Once that is done, from 3:00pm to 6:00pm a drama competition will be held. Here is the address of the venue. On 30th December 2019 Dance Competition will be held from 10:00am to 4:00pm. In these competitions 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize will be given. On 31st December breakfast will be served after which teams can leave. If participants are interested in Odisha sightseeing, they can do so at their own expense. If you are interested please do come! People having artistic skills and talents, please do attend the event! Let me tell you details about the entry fees. Participants from out of Odisha wanting to stay from 28th, 29th & 30th Dec will have to pay Rs 2,000 entry fees. The Rs 2,000 will include stay, food and entry fees. Those interested are welcome. Participants from Odisha wanting to attend the programme on 29th & 30th, they will have to pay Rs 1,000 it will include food & stay. If people from Odisha have arranged for their own accomadations with a friend or at a hotel, they have to pay Rs 650. Winners for the talent competitions in five types of crafts will be selected. They will attend the three day programme along with the other teams to participate in the competitions. Their entry fees is Rs 700, which will include stay, food and entry to the programme. Free for children below 14 years. But to avail this you have to send photocopy of school identity card. For any queries please contact these persons. You will really enjoy the 3-day programme in Odisha. If you are interested do attend.