VRINDAVAN, September 20, 2018: The Braj Heritage Fest was the grandest inter-school cultural extravaganza in Vrindavan conducted by Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir (VCM). The competitions were held to encourage children in various facets of India’s cultural heritage like music, dance, theatre, shloka chanting, etc. Over 5500 students from 48 schools participated in the Heritage Fest.
The prize distribution ceremony was held on September 16, 2018. 535 students were awarded prizes at the ceremony.
Dr. Rajendra Pensiya – SDM Mant was the Chief Guest. Other dignitaries included His Grace Chanchalapathi Dasa, President, VCM; His Grace Yudhisthira Krishna Dasa, Vice President, VCM and Sri Ananth Virya Dasa.
Dr. Rajendra said, "This Fest has been the best dais for the children of Braj to showcase the art and culture of Braj and their talents".
The Heritage Public School grabbed the trophy for winning the maximum number of prizes. The second and third prizes went to Elite New Generation School and Ratan Lal Phool Katori School respectively.