Vidyamandir Trust managed D. D. Choksi College of Secondary Education participated in the 9th Youth Festival (Kalakunj 2021) at IITE University, Gandhinagar on 9th & 10th January, 2021. In the youth festival, there were 25 events under different categories and approximately 530 participants from different B.Ed. and DIET colleges from all over Gujarat participated. Our students participated in 11 events. In which elocution, light vocal, clay modeling, spot photography, mahendi, rangoli & debate were individual events and quiz, group song & group dance were group events. The events were organized in online and offline modes. Our students opted for both the modes according to the events. In all 29 students participated with full zest & enthusiasm. To add feather to our hat, our students of mime competition won the third prize and a standing ovation from the whole fraternity. Altogether it was a great learning experience and exposure for our students.