Delhi College of Arts and Commerce organized their annual cultural festival Ambrosia on February 16th and 17th, 2015. The festival was inaugurated by Shri Somnath Bharti, AAP MLA, Delhi. The inaugural ceremony was followed by the conduct of events scheduled for Day 1 of the festival which included Scavenger cum Treasure Hunt organized by Comania, the Commerce Society and Rokda, the Finance and Investment Cell of DCAC. Team of Jyoti Kawatra, Mani Khurana and Prateek malhotra tied with the team of Yash Aggarwal ,Chakshani Goyal ,Subhash and Jairaj from DCAC to collectively claim the treasure.
Among other events lined up for Day 1 was – Gym Freaks: a weight lifting contest followed by the Panache: the fashion show event in the college main grounds. The first prize in Panache was bagged by Galore, the fashion society of Maitreyi college. The second spot was awarded to Stylus, the fashion society of Delhi College of Arts and Commerce.
Ambrosia Day 1 ended with a performance of famous Russian jockey, DJ Iriana cut short due to time constraints. However, DJ Iriana returned for performance on Day 2 of the festival playing EDM for about 50 minutes ending the session with the famous ‘Chaar bottle vodka’.
Day 2 of Ambrosia 2015 opened with a lecture delivery by Mr. Deepak Chaurasia, journalist and co founder of Aaj Tak. This was followed by Drift Up: the street dance competition and Hoof: the solo dance competition. Nukkad Leela: the street play competition was organized in the college’s foyer. ARSD’s ‘Adhoore hokar bhi poore hai’ was awarded to be the best play in the competition.
The highlight of the day was the short 7 minutes star appearance of Varun Dhawan, Yami Gautam and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, the star cast of the upcoming Bollywood flick – Badlapur. Varun Dhawan praised the crowd and danced to the tunes of the famous numbers of his movie namely, Jeena Jeena and Aaj mera jee karda with Yami Gautam. Nawazuddin Siddiqui talked about the release date of his movie and asked for a shout out from people who were going to watch the movie.
This was followed by the completion of scheduled events and EDM Night with DJ Iriana. “With the right lights, beats and energy, the DJ Night was real fun and memorable. The Varun Dhawan part was small, but all and all, the fest was a nice experience.” said Abhinn Khanna, student,DCAC.