The Symposium is conducted worldwide in more than 25 zones. It helps children learn about Sikh history, culture, and philosophy. There is a local competition for the children at the local Gurdwaras. The top two winners in each group compete at the zonal level with the winners from other Gurdwaras within the zone.
The winners of the zonal competition are invited to compete at the International level in their respective age groups. The international competition is conducted during the last week of July each year and is hosted by different Gurdwaras around the world.
For more information about groups, topics, and Hemkunt in general, visit this website: https://www.hemkunt2.org/speech-competition
The competition will be on May 6, 2023 for Groups 1, 2 and 3. For groups 4 an 5 zonal competition will be held on June 3, 2023