Fest Name: Ignus 2012 Organising College Name: IIT Rajasthan Fest Type: Sports-Techno-Cultural Fest Start Date: 9th February 2012 Fest End Date: 19th February 2012 Fest Info: Indian institute of Technology Rajasthan’s Student Council takes immense pride in presenting to you, Ignus 2012 .9th-19thFebruary ,a youthful Sport-Tech-Cultural cum Social Entrepreneurship Fiesta.Ranging from on-the-field sports to core technical workshops, to cultural festivities and talent display, this national festival from IIT Rajasthan has much to offer.IGNUS which means ‘fire hearted spirit’ ignites the spirit within everyone and put the soul into what it wants.Champions aren’t made in gyms; they are made from something they have deep inside them- a desire, a dream and a vision.
-Mohammed Ali, American Boxer.
IGNUS aims at bringing together the YOUTH of our nation under one roof to provide them a platform to perform and to display their innovative ideas.
Ignus 2012 comprises of VARCHAS, the sports festival and TAKSH, the techno-cult and entrepreneur festival.VARCHAS which means Vigour in Sanskrit includes all sports activities like Basketball, Cricket, Football, Volleyball, Badminton, Athletics, Tennis, Table Tennis, Chess and manymore fun activities.
TAKSHprovides a platform to the technocrats from all over the nation to create, innovate, compete, hone their skills and conjure productive solutions to the existing problems of society.
During Taksh, you will witness hovering gliders, mighty robots, highly optimized, mind-perplexing codes, intricate circuits, tycoons’ business plans, entrepreneurial buddings and a lot more.
IGNUS also provides an opportunity to all the dancers, singers, orators, writers and others a chance to display their special talents in singing, dancing, mimicry, writing, oratory, music and many more.
And not to forget the fun events – gaming, dumb charades, antakshari and many more.
Along with the above two, we are also holding a conclave under the aegis ‘Taj IIT Conclave’, which would, this year focus on “Entrepreneurship in Low Cost Solutions”, during 17th -19th February, 2012.
The event, perhaps one of a kind in the entire nation seeks to bring venture capital firms, angel investors, successful entrepreneurs and college students from premier colleges all over the nation with an aptitude and passion for entrepreneurship together under one roof, interacting freely with each other.
This year, Mr.AjaiChowdhry, Founder -HCL and the Maharaja of Marwar, better known as His Highness GajSinghji II, the Maharaja of Jodhpur will be our guest of honour.
The guest list includes Young, Bright and Prosperous entrepreneurs and investors from across the globe.
Society has given a lot to us and we own to this society, so our festival aims at a social initiative –SOCH.
During Varchas, we have as our chief guest the gold medallist in Paralympics along with whom we have SKSN, a school of handicapped students who will grace the opening ceremony with their presence.
A cricket match will be organized with the team from SKSN. Ignus aims at spreading the message of anti-corruption so anti-corruption drive, literary and various cultural competitions will be organized in various schools and colleges in Jodhpur.
Youth being the future need to be ignited to fight against corruption and should be encouraged to give back to the society what it has given them.
So here we welcome the paragons of technological excellence to showcase their brilliance.
We welcome the novices with their venturesome ideas. We welcome you all and the progenitors within you!
Be ready, be prepared to rack your brains, tighten your shoelaces to run the race, put on your dancing shoes and get set to experience IGNUS 2012..!!!
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Many interesting events are scheduled for this edition of IGNUS 2012 are
Taksh 2012 – Techno-cultural and Entrepreneurship Weekend
Major events at Taksh 2012 –
- Solo singing
- Accoustic Unplugged
- Classical Vocals
- Thespian Troupe
- Halla-Bol (Street Play)
- Proxy Laywered – The Debate
- Math Life
- JAM – Just a Minute
- Boni Scribendi – Creative Writing
- Hurdles Arangetram
- Pottery Break- Clay Modelling
- On that Glimpse- Coverpage Designing
- Fine it Quick-Rapid FineArts
Fashion Show, Personality Hunt and many other on-spot events also!
- Double Agent
- Getting Connected
- 24 hour Codathon
- Linux Own Wrap
- Just a Touch
- Death Zone
- Grey Matter
Varchas 2012 Inter-college sports week
Major Events at Varchas:
- Basket ball
- Foot ball
- Table Tennis
- Volley Ball
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Taksh Promotional Vedio
Rajasthan Roots performing in Taksh 11