5 October 2019
Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh,today hosted the North India’s largest annual cultural festival Algorythm, at the University campus. This year, the festival brought together a huge number of 5000 students & teams from 70 different institutes, across India and abroad, for a day packed with events ranging through all categories and a celebration of culture &talent like never before!
Chitkara University believes Cultural Festivals are not just for fun, they add value to a student’s learning experience – the most effective way of bringing youth under the same platform, enhance social interaction and facilitate exchange of cultural ideas and thoughts. Hon’ble Dr. Madhu Chitkara, Pro-Chancellor, Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh; said, “Algorythm Festival is a grand celebration of culture, diversity, talent, friendship and collective & individual aspirations, in the field of arts, culture, literature and other activities.” She opined that the ultimate goal of the cultural fest is to help students stage their talent and get recognition, while also learning from shared experiences, skills and talent.
Celebrating the future torchbearers with a fiesta which is all about bringing together creativity, intellect and talent of the youth, this year’s event line-up had major events including, Vogue, Stomp The Yard, Fantastic Toe, Folklore, Halla Bol, Euphonious Fusion; fun & game events including, FIFA 19, Four-A-Side Soccer, CS Go, 8 Balls of Fire, 3-on-3 Basketball, NFS, PUB-G, Art Nouveau, Paintball, Zorbing, Top-It-Up; and a mega contest to grab the coveted title of ‘Mr. & Ms. Algorythm 2k19’. Each event had participants in huge numbers and an equal number of enthusiastic supporters – displaying a fantastic fusion of competitive spirit and friendly vibe.
The throngs at the fest were a testimony to the sheer magnitude of the event. “Celebs, music, fashion, glamour, fun, friends – we can’t even begin to describe what CUHP Fest Algorythm means to us youngsters!” exclaimed a group of students participating in the fest. Indeed, this year’s Algorythm was a potent mix of electric energy and exciting activities that made for a day full of memories that would last for a lifetime.
Algorythm 2k19 concluded in a glittering ceremony at the campus, with a prize distribution ceremony where the winners were given cash certificates and goodies. An electrifying performance by Punjabi singer-actor Mankirt Aulakh closed the event on a high note, as he set the stage on fire with his chart-busting numbers on the backdrop of Technicolor lights and grooving audience.