Kolhapur

Kolhapur, the land of magnificent temples, is the religious pride of Maharashtra. Nested in the tranquil laps of the Sahyadri mountain ranges, it is situated on the banks of the river Panchganga. Also termed as a city of palaces and gardens, it is a historic Maratha city, with the Mahalakshmi temple forming the focus. Arts, aristocracy and graciousness, combined with culture stepped in spiritualism, education and modernization. Kolhapur is a historic City of Maharashtra. The crowning glory of the district of Kolhapur is the Ambabai (Mahalakshmi) Temple, where pilgrims in millions come every year to seek her blessings. There is a strong belief after one worships Lord Balaji at Tirupati, offering prayer to goddess Mahalakshmi is essential to complete the pilgrimage. It is the district headquarters of Kolhapur district.After India's independence in 1947, the Maharaja of Kolhapur acceded to the Dominion of India on 14 August 1947 and merged with Bombay State on 1 March 1949. Kolhapur is sometimes found to be spelled as Colapore. The Shilahara family at Kolhapur was the latest of the three and was founded about the time of the downfall of the Rashtrakuta Empire. They ruled over southern Maharashtra the modern districts of Satara, Kolhapur and Belgaon.
 

Conference Itinerary (Tentative)
Friday, 12th January 2018 (Dress Code: Western Fomals)

15:00 - 16:00 hours: Registrations
16:00 - 18:00 hours: Opening Ceremony

Saturday, 13th January, 2018 (Dress Code: Traditional Day)

09:30 - 12:00 hours: Committee Session I
12:00 - 13:00 hours: Lunch
13:00 - 15:30 hours: Committee Session II
15:30 - 16:00 hours: High Tea
16:00 - 18:00 hours: Committee Session III
19:00 - 21:00 hours: Social Event (Optional)
 
Sunday, 14th January, 2018 (Dress Code: Western Formals)

09:30 - 12:00 hours: Committee Session IV
12:00 - 13:00 hours: Lunch
13:00 - 15:30 hours: Committee Session V
15:30 - 16:00 hours: High Tea
16:00 - 18:00 hours: Closing Ceremony

 

Committees

1. UNSC

The Question of Cyber War
 

2. Lok Sabha

The Question of LGBT Rights in India with emphasis on the amendment to the Section 377
 

3. DISEC

Elimination of all forms of violence against women with special emphasis on trafficked persons
 

4. UNHRC

Protecting and Promoting Human Rights to Prevent and Counter Violent Extremism
 

5. IP - International Press
 

Fee Structure
Accommodation Details:
 
Accommodation Package: INR  3500 (thousand rupees)
Includes:
• Accommodation in a budget hotel near the premises of the school for two nights and three days
• Pick up and drop from nearest Railway station/ Airport (If in the city)
• Intra city transport
• All meals starting from dinner on day 1 to hi tea on day 3
For any additional meals required, kindly inform the organisers in advance, meals shall be availed at chargeable basis*
Conference Fee and Registration:
 
Delegate Fee: INR 2000 (Two thousand rupees rupees)
 
Faculty Advisor Fee: INR 1000 (One thousand rupees)
 
Includes:
• Entry into opening and closing ceremony
• Skype training session before the conference
• Lunch and High tea on day 2 and day 3 of the conference
• Conference material & stationary
• Participation certificate

 

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