NewZNew (Chandigarh) : The talent round of Innovaction Event’s Junior Super Model – a Pageant for Kids’ took place in Chandigarh. This is the Second edition of Junior Super Model and the same is seeing participation of kids in three age brackets 3-6 years, 7-11 years and 12-15 years.
The judges’ panel was illustrious. Mrs. Ripandeep Kaur, Chairperson, We-for-We an International NGO that works on women empowerment in as many as 18 countries judged the little wonders. It is noteworthy to mention that Mrs. Ripandeep Kaur and her NGO have been working steadfastly with National level Beauty Pageants’ as also global ones to further the fight against social evils like female foeticide etc. Mr. Davvy Singh a renowned Punjabi Music Director who has given hummable music to songs of many well-known singers like Babbu Mann and also has acted in films was also present. The third Judge was Dr. (Mrs.) Bobby Cheema who is an established Psychiatrist, Hypnotherapist Cum Counsellor. Dr Cheema gave an informative talk on the psychological problems being faced by children due to over exposure to internet, computers, Whats App, social websites like Facebook etc. The presentation helped parents particularly.
Thirty Five (35) smart kids showed their dexterity at different skills in front of the judges. Children showed that they are lesser than none when they showcased dance items, solo acting presentations, sang melodiously etc. Some who were adept at playing musical instruments performed and won the hearts of the audience.
At the end of the talent round Ms. and Mr. Talented were chosen and the names of these will be announced at the Grand Finale to be held on 23rd August. “The Grand Finale will see three rounds — Indian Dresses round, Innovative round –based on the theme ‘Save the Earth’ and a Q & A round. The event will be held at Hotel Velvet Clarks in Zirakpur. We want to make the event one which does leave behind an imprint of having given some social message through children, and which helps humanity to fight problems like climate change. The grand finale will also see a cultural show by students from economically weak families.” Said Mrs. Disha Luthra, who is a former Gladrags North Runner Up 2012 and also the Managing Director of Innovaction Events.
The idea behind of Junior Kids Super Model is to provide an avenue to children also to unleash their capabilities & decrease their stage fear. While there are many beauty pageants for women and modeling events for men, kids of the region do not get so many opportunities. Junior Kids Super Model is filling in the gap here.