RVTV – a prominent news channel in the region, has unveiled plans to host a prestigious award programme “RVTV Durgotsav Sanmaan – 2023” to recognize and honour the outstanding Durga Pujas in the city of Dibrugarh. The initiative aims to celebrate the artistic brilliance and cultural significance of the grand festival while highlighting the efforts of various puja committees in creating remarkable experiences for devotees.The event promises to be a grand celebration of Durga Puja, showcasing the vibrant cultural heritage of the region.
Under the award programme, Durga Pujas across Dibrugarh will be evaluated and awarded in multiple categories, ensuring a comprehensive recognition of the diverse aspects that contribute to the festive fervour. The categories include:
1. Best Durga Puja: This category will acknowledge the overall excellence in organizing and executing the Durga Puja festivities. The winner will be chosen based on factors such as the grandeur of the celebrations, meticulous planning, and attention to detail.
2. Favourite Pratima (Idol): This category will honor the puja committee that presents the most captivating and artistically crafted idol of Goddess Durga. The winner will be selected based on the creativity, craftsmanship, and aesthetic appeal of the idol.
3. Favourite Pandal: This category will recognize the puja committee that designs the most visually stunning and captivating pandal (temporary structure) for the puja. The winner will be chosen based on the innovative use of themes, artistic elements, and the ability to create an immersive experience for visitors.
4. Best Lighting: This category will pay homage to the puja committee that showcases exceptional creativity and skill in illuminating their pandals and surroundings. The winner will be determined by the effective use of lighting techniques, enhancing the ambiance and adding a magical touch to the celebrations.
5. Best Eco-Friendly Durga Puja: This category will appreciate the puja committee that demonstrates a commitment to environmental sustainability. The winner will be selected based on eco-friendly practices, such as the use of organic materials, minimizing waste generation, and promoting awareness about environmental conservation.
Mr Shailesh Jain, the Managing Director of RVTV, expressed his excitement about organizing the awards programme, stating, “Durga Puja holds immense significance in our culture, and it is a pleasure for RVTV to highlight the tireless efforts of the puja committees in Dibrugarh. These awards aim to recognize their creativity, dedication, and community spirit in making the festivities truly memorable.”
As RVTV takes the initiative to honor the best Durga Pujas in Dibrugarh under various categories, the awards program will serve as a platform to inspire and encourage puja committees to continuously strive for excellence, further enriching the festive spirit in the years to come.