International Hindi Elocution Contest

In the context of World Hindi Day 2017, the World Hindi Secretariat organizes an International Hindi Elocution Contest via video recording.

The competition is divided into 5 geographical regions (1. Africa & Middle East, 2. Americas, 3. Asia and Australia excl. India, 4. Europe, and 5 India) and in 2 categories (A. up to and 18 years old and B. over 18 years old). The topic for the A category is “Meri Priy Hindi” (My Dear Hindi) and the topic for the B category is “Mere Desh mein Hindi: Kal, Aaj aur Kal” (Hindi in my country: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow).

Deadline is the 30th November 2016 and the results will be declared on January 10, 2017 on the occasion of World Hindi Day celebrations.

Winners of category A and B from each geographical region will be awarded a cash prize and certificate.

Entries must be uploaded on and shared to

Terms & conditions and prescribed form may be downloaded from Secretariat’s website HERE