“The Annual Techno-Management Fest of IIT Kharagpur”
Kshitij is the annual techno-management fest of IIT Kharagpur. Kshitij was conceived with the aim to provide the technically inclined youth a national-level platform, where their talent and expertise would be recognized and rewarded. Kshitij organizes a wide range of events encompassing every genre of technology and management with the aim to infuse a scientific and rational temperament in the young minds. To address issues plaguing our society, Kshitij undertakes social initiatives in association with the foremost NGOs of the country. Kshitij 2019 was held from 18 to 20 January 2019, with a total participation of over 80,000 and Rs 45 lacs offered as prize money.
SOONER OR LATER, WE WILL HAVE TO RECOGNISE THAT THE EARTH HAS RIGHTS, TOO, TO LIVE WITHOUT POLLUTION.WHAT MANKIND MUST KNOW IS THAT HUMANS CANNOT LIVE WITHOUT EARTH, BUT THE PLANET CAN LIVE WITHOUT HUMANS.
MUSING ON CATACLYSM HAS ALWAYS BEEN MIND-BOGGLING SINCE ETERNITY.EVER SINCE MAN HAS COMMENCED TO PONDER ON CREATION, THOUGHTS ON DESTRUCTION BECAME EVIDENT.
WHAT IF A PERCENTAGE OF THE EXISTING POPULACE DOES SURVIVE THE PROPHESIZED APOCALYPSE?THE COMPLICATIONS FACED AFTER THE APOCALYPSE HAVE ALSO BEEN A DEBATABLE POINT SINCE AGES.MANY ENVISAGE THAT THE SURVIVORS WILL BE FOREVER TRAPPED IN DEEP CATACOMBS, SHIELDED FROM THE NATURAL SUNLIGHT, WITH PROPLE TRAVERSING AT LIGHTNING PACE, WITH ALL IMAGINABLE TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCEMENTS IN HAND.
SOME FOCUS ON THE MORE PHILOSPHICAL ASPECTS, SUCH AS QUESTIONING THE VERY EXISTENCE, IF SUCH AN EVENT OCCURS.MANY CONJECTURE THAT ANNHILIATION MAY BE DEEMED AS AN ARRANGEMENT TO BALANCE CREATION, BUT, HERE, THROUGH THE THEME RELEASE OF KSHITIJ 2020, WE INTEND TO EMPHASIZE THE REPURCUSSIONS OF THE APOCALYPSE, THROUGH OUR MASCOT KRUX, A HUMANOID PRESENTED AS A SURVIVOR, AFTER ALL KNOWN CIVILIZATIONS WIPED OUT, AND THE PREDICAMENTS HE COUNTERS