Symbhav 2018 -‘Global Village’,
Symbiosis Law School, Pune


Symbiosis Law School, Pune is organizing the Tenth Edition of its Inter-Collegiate Annual Cultural Festival “Symbhav’18” from 21st - 25th February, 2018. The underlying objective of the festival is to bring together students from different disciplines across the country as well as abroad to exhibit their talent.

Theme for this edition of the festival is ‘Global Village’ reflecting the essence of Symbiosis International (Deemed University)’s Spirit of Vasudhaiv Kutumbakam - the world is one family. It focuses on diversity in culture, traditions and their complete integration into one fest, i.e. Symbhav’18. This year’s Symbhav is all about celebrating the spirit of harmonious co-existence and establishing a symbiotic relationship between different people of the world. It aims and hopes to cater to the myriad cultures which subsist across nations, the sports enthusiasts and the epicures.

Inauguration of this mega cultural fest on 21st February, 2018 will be done at the hands of Shri Devendra Fadnavis, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Maharashtra as the Chief Guest. The programme will be conducted in Symbiosis Law School, Viman Nagar campus at 12.00 noon. Symbhav 2018 will host approximately 3000 participants across India including 20 outstation (4 National Law Schools) and one international team (New Zealand). 10th Edition of Symbhav will witness 55 Legal, Sports and other Cultural Events distributing maximum cash & other prizes in comparison to other festivals. Flagship Events of the fest include Fashion Show, War of the DJ’s, Battle of the Band, Group Dance, Mr. & Ms. Symbhav , Gear Heads, Basketball and Football.

Tenth edition of Symbhav has introduced innovations under different categories including Street Play, Stage Play, Beatboxing under Performing Arts; Funk from Junk under Creative events; Block & Tackle and Word Games under Literary/Entertainment; Lip Sync Battle under Miscellaneous; Futsal, Footvolley, Sports Essay and Sports Quiz under Sports.

The legal events this time will witness an innovative event, Extempore Moot in addition to the other events such as Client Counseling, Mediation, Negotiation & Judgment Writing.

As usual, Symbhav 2018 will also showcase an ensemble of curios, crafts and cultural exhibition by prison inmates, self-help groups & NGOs such as Maher representing the ethical core of SLS, P’s Institutional Social Responsibility. Pet adoption drive shall also be the part of Symbhav.

The other major attraction of Symbhav 2018 are the Pronites starring Farhan Akhtar with his band playing for 90 Minutes on 23rd February , Varun Thakur the famous Standup Comedian & The Local Train- Band on 24th February and Candice Redding & Zaeden - International DJs on 25th February.