‘’ Making you an offer you can’t refuse’’
The Students’ Council of D Y Patil School Of Medicine, Navi Mumbai organised their annual cultural fest ‘’AURA’’. This year the theme selected for our event was- SYNDICATE- making you an offer you can’t refuse. The walls of our college transformed into a jumble of relevant artistic pieces.Students were totally in the colour of the fest with T-Shirts being printed exclusively in the name of AURA.
TRADITIONAL DAY – 23rd FEBRUARY 2017 ( PRE AURA EVENT )
We started off with our pre-AURA days celebrating the rich heritage of our beloved country with The Traditional Day. All our students were dressed in their finest Indian wear and danced with enthusiasm to the DJ while snacking on chat, papdi and lassi .This got our students and people who attended, into the right festive mood.
AURA LAUNCH PARTY – 27th FEBRUARY 2017 (MOJO’S BISTRO )
This was followed by AURA LAUNCH PARTY, being a masquerade ball at Mojo’s Bistro, Vashi. Suiting up to our theme the guests were dressed to impress in elegant suits and glamorous gowns.
AURA DAY 1 – 28th FEBRUARY 2017
INTERCOLLEGE DANCE AND MUSIC COMPETITION
The main day of AURA saw a brilliant series of events starting right off with Intercollege Dance and Singing Competitions judged by television sensation- Neil Bhatt. Participation came in from colleges all over Mumbai. Oh how exhilarating that was!
The next event that followed was a Comedy Show hosted byMR. BISWA KALYAN RATH and MR.RAHUL SUBRAMANIAN. YES!! You read that right. These two are the gems of comedy and made the crowd burst into hysterics of laughter.
DAY 2 – 1st MARCH 2017
DAY EVENTS – GAMES
On the second day, the Sun rose to a whopping number of games and activities. Revolving around our theme we had games such as CLASH OF CLANS- A treasure hunt with a twist, for those who would love to wear Sherlock hats and grab magnifying glasses we had KUCH TOH GADBAD HAI- Help the Scotland yard to trace the Godfather before he traces you, followed by WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? challenging our friends to a quiz of famous dialogues said by Hollywood’s most loved bad boys. And for those who wanted to de-stress themselves from our hustling schedule, we had SINGH IS KING- a karaoke set up. Other games such as Counter Strike, Fifa, Wheel Of Doom, kept everyone buzzing around in high spirits.
FASHION SHOW – Judged by Mrs.Poonam Dhillon and Mrs.Shivani Patil
Later the same day, the ramp heated up as numerous colleges from the city presented the best runway looks in our fashion show. The fashion show judged by the charismatic Mrs . Poonam Dhillon was the cherry on top for our event .The occasion was also graced by the trustee Dy Patil University – Mrs. Shivani Patil and Principal Dnyan Pushpa VidyaNiketan School & Jr. College – Ms. Sara Kuruvilla.
Our final night event was the LIVE PERFORMANCE by one of the most famous rap artist RAFTAAR, performing right in our backyard!! The mish mash of songs with the pumping energy of our crowd the concert was full ablaze with exuberance. A perfect shot to finish our fest.
None of this would have been possible without the participation and help from our colleagues within the AURA committee, VC Sir – Dr Shirish Patil , Dean – Dr. Surekha Patil , Sir Dr. Rajiv Rao who ensured that we had fun along every step and gave us this wonderful opportunity and learning experience to pull off such a massive cultural fest . It wouldn’t have been possible without the support and guidance of President Dy Patil University – Sir Dr. Vijay Patil , Trustee Dy Patil University – Mrs . Shivani Patil and Dr. Priya Chollera for having faith in our council throughout the fest.