XYZ Foundation conducted their LAFA competition (Literary Arts Fine Arts virtually on 26th September, 2021, 10:00 am onwards. The day kicked off with an inauguration ceremony where a Humbandagi of two Yathas and one Ashem was offered. The participants were then briefed on the flow of the events of the day and the rules for each event. The participants then dispersed and the various events started with full gusto. With a total of 140 participants, across three age groups (Under 9, 12 &16), competitions in literary arts and fine arts, relevant to each age group were held.
The Under-9 category had events like Painting Without Brushes, Impromptu Speaking, Clay Modelling and a Literary Quiz. The Under-12 category brought in events like Making Friendship Band, Emoji Making, Impromptu Speaking and a Literary Quiz; whilst the Under-16 age group had Wrapping Paper Designing, Redesigning T Shirts, a Literary Quiz and Turn-Quote Debate.
In addition to the 8 XYZ groups spread across Mumbai, there were participants from Zarathushthi Awareness Group of Ahmedabad (ZAGA). The day was testimony to the abundance of creativity and potential the children of XYZ showcase at each and every event. The prize distribution ceremony kicked off with a small dance session following which, the winners of each event were announced and celebrated. The air of eager anticipation kept all participants on their toes.
Jamshed’s Giants were declared the champions of LAFA 2021. The day ended on a high note with participants eagerly awaiting to see what’s next at XYZ.