Organisation : Ministry of AYUSH & ICCR
Contest Name : My Life My Yoga Video Blogging Contest 2020
Applicable For : All Indivuduals
Last Date : 15.06.2020
Website : https://yoga.ayush.gov.in/yoga/
My Life My Yoga Video Blogging Contest
The world is gearing up to observe the sixth International Day of Yoga (IDY) on 21st June 2020.
On this occasion, the Ministry of AYUSH and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) come together to announce the My Life – My Yoga (also called “Jeevan Yoga”) Video Blogging Contest.
All are welcome to participate in this contest. Use appropriate hashtags as per your country.
Video can be uploaded starting 31st May, 2020 2:00 PM IST onwards. Deadline for entries is 11:50 PM IST on June 15, 2020.
How to Participate?
Videos must be uploaded on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter handle of the contestant and then linked to the Facebook page of the Ministry of AYUSH to be eligible for prizes and rewards.
Contest Hashtag :
Country specific hashtag # MyLifeMyYoga
Eg: # MyLifeMyYoga
** All entries must be in digital video.
** Each entry must focus on the theme “My Life My Yoga” or “Jeevan Yoga”
i. Like and follow Ministry of AYUSH page (https://www.facebook.com/moayush/) on Facebook
ii. The contestant may opt for either of the following two:
a) Upload the video on his/her Facebook page and tag Ministry of AYUSH (@ministryofayush) in the description, and also use the hashtag #MyLifeMyYoga
Note : the post should be made public in order to participate in the contest;
Facebook Page : https://www.facebook.com/moayush/
b) The contestant can post the video on Facebook page of Ministry of AYUSH (https://www.facebook.com/moayush/) with the hashtag #MyLifeMyYoga
iii. Recommended : Share the post with maximum number of people and get maximum number of likes on the video.
i. Follow Ministry of AYUSH page on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/ministryofayush/)
ii. Upload the video as an IGTV video page and make your Instagram profile public.
Note : The Instagram profile should be public in order to participate in the contest
Instagram Page : https://www.instagram.com/ministryofayush/
iii.Tag Ministry of AYUSH (@ministryofayush) in the description and use the hashtag #MyLifeMyYoga
iv. Recommended: Share the post with maximum number of people and get maximum number of likes on the video.
i. Follow Ministry of AYUSH page on Twitter (https://twitter.com/moayush)
ii. The participant will upload the video on his/her Twitter account.
Twitter Page : https://twitter.com/moayush
Note: As per Twitter video guidelines, the video can’t exceed 2:20 minutes. Therefor the contestant would need to ensure that both the yogic practice and the message of the video (as explained subsequently in this document) is properly captured in that duration.
iii. Tag Ministry of AYUSH (@moayush) in the description and use the hashtag hashtag #MyLifeMyYoga
iv. Recommended: Share the post with maximum number of people
Guidelines on Video Content
i. Participants shall not disclose their personal identity within the video created (name, caste, country etc.).
ii. It is recommended that video should be made in landscape orientation.
iii. Participants are required to make a video on Yogic practices of duration not more than 3 minutes.
iv. The participant may judiciously include within this 3 minutes duration the video of 3 Yogic practices (kriya, asana, pranayama, bandha or mudra) and a short video message/ description on how the said Yogic practices influenced his/ her life.
Judging will be carried out in two stages viz. shortlisting processes and final evaluation. Entries will be shortlisted based on the video guidelines by Screening Committee and winners will be selected from the short list by a Jury consisting of prominent Yoga experts.
Award Categories & Prizes
Prizes will be announced in each of the aforementioned six categories
A. Country specific prizes :
a) First Prize – Rs. 1,00,000
b) Second Prize – Rs. 50,000
c) Third Prize – Rs. 25,000
Other countries :
a) First Prize – will be announced by the Indian Mission in the respective country
b) Second Prize – will be announced by the Indian Mission in the respective country
c) Third Prize – will be announced by the Indian Mission in the respective country
B. Global Prize :
Global Prizes will be selected from winners of all the countries. Details will be announced.