Thursday, May 17, 2007

Two quizzes coming up

There are two quizzes coming up soon in Mumbai. Details below:

BQC Quiz: Season Two: Quiz Two

Quizmasters: Sumant Srivathsan, Rishi Iyengar and Amit Varma

: 3.00 pm, May 20, 2007

Venue: Pinstorm, Ground Floor, Swati House (Next to Kotak Bank on Linking Road), North Avenue, Santa Cruz West.

Directions: From the south: If you come north on Linking Road from Bandra to SantaCruz, you'll find a large Benetton Store on the right. At the end of that block is a Kotak Bank at the corner. Take a right and it's the next building, take the first gate and tell the sentry you've come for a meeting.

From the north: If you get on to Linking Road at the airplane park end, you'll cross a HDFC Bank. A block later, you'll see a Kotak Bank on the corner - do not cross it. Take a left at that point and it's the building next to Kotak Bank.

The Mahaquizzer!

This is an annual solo quiz, details below, from an email by Ashwan Lewis:

The Karnataka Quiz Association will hold the third edition of
Mahaquizzer, the annual solo quiz contest, in Bangalore, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai,
Hyderabad, Trivandrum, Mumbai, Pune, Kolkata and New Delhi on Sunday,
27 May 2007

Mahaquizzer is a written quiz; 150 general questions to be answered
in 90 minutes.

Prizes will be awarded to the person with the top score in each city,
as also to the best woman entrant, the best college entrant and the
best school entrant in each city.

The person with the top score across the cities will hold the title
of Mahaquizzer for this year. The winner will also receive the Wing
Commander Mulky Memorial Trophy for Quizzing Excellence from Wingco's
family on Sunday, 24 June at the time of the KQA Anniversary.

Date of contest: Sunday, 27 May 2007

Time: 1000hrs-1130hrs at all venues

No entry fee

Open to all (above the age of 12)

A list of venues and city coordinators will be announced in a
separate mail.

Please do register in advance to ensure good seating!

To register, email kqaquizzes at with the name of the city
where you would like to appear mentioned clearly in the subject
header (e.g. SUB: Mahaquizzer-Mumbai)

Enquiries may be addressed to Arul Mani ( arul.mani at, call

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