CHANDIGARH,11.07.20-Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi and Punjab Kala Parishad are organising an online competition and exhibition of Calligraphy (Akkharkari) based on the Bani of Guru Tegh Bahdur ji.

Anyone from anywhere above the age of 18 years can participate in this online competition. Last date for receiving the applications and digital images of the original artworks is 15th July 2020 by 12.00 midnight. There is no fee for participating in this competition and exhibition.

There are three prizes: first prize Rs. 10,000/-, second prize Rs. 7,000/- and third prize of Rs. 5,000/- respectively.

All the participants whose artworks are selected for the online exhibition will be given a participation certificate.

The forms can be downloaded from the Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi Website:

Or from the following link

Entries should be sent by email at