Pearl ’15,Cultural fest,BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus,12 – 15 March 2015
Fest Name : Pearl ’15
Fest Type : Cultural
Organised By: BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus
Fest Date : 12 – 15 March, 2015
Fest Details :
BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus proudly presents the sixth edition of its annual Cultural Festival, Pearl ’15 – “Odyssey of Legends”. As a part of this cultural extravaganza, participants from over the country will be participating in a plethora of events across the fields of music, art, dance, drama, literature and the like. Of special mention are the headliners – Glitterati, the official fashion parade of BITS Pilani Hyderabad campus; Till Deaf Do We Part, a rock/ metal semi-professional band competition which went National this year with regionals in Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad; and Terpiscore, a battle between dance crews from all over India to be better than the best. The extensive list of events includes those of the Photog Fest, with talks, workshops, photog race, themes 2k15 and the like; an investigative journalism event “Sherlocked”; quizzes; Football Manager; Stand-up comedy and lots more – basically events to suit every taste and talent. Pearl has a number of performances lined up too – with the Indian fusion band Advaita, the German symphonic metal band Xandria performing exclusively for the first time in India, and, not least, a live concert by the duo of Vishal and Shekhar. This follows in the pattern of previous editions, the last one having seen the Grammy-winning band Wolfmother performing live. Pearl ’15 will be an experience to savour for all its participants. One is only required to let themselves go and be carried by the wave of joy and enthusiasm that has come to be associated with this celebration of culture.
Address Details :
BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus,
Jawahar Nagar, Shameerpet Mandal,
Hyderabad, Telangana – 500078
Contact Details :
How to reach Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus:
From Secunderabad railway station, one has to travel 22 KM on Rajiv Rahadari/ Karim Nagar Highway up to Dongala Mysamma Junction after Alankruta Resorts in Thumkunta Village and take a right turn towards Ghatkesar. After travelling 1.5 KMs on this road, there is again a diversion to the right leading to the campus. BITS sign boards indicating the directions are present on the way.
There is a direct bus, no. 212 from Secunderabad Railway station (Gurudwara Point) to the campus main gate. There are also other city buses, nos. 211S, 211A, 211C, 211D, 211E, 211J, 211K, 211T, 211U, 567, 568 and 569, which ply from Secunderabad Railway Station to various destinations near the campus. Further, there are many APSRTC buses from Secunderabad, Jubilee bus stand to Karim Nagar, Siddhipet, Ramagundam, Gajwel, Cheriyal etc. People can board any of these buses, get down either at Thumkunta or Dongala Mysamma junction which is 1KM away and take an auto to the campus.