Dhanak is the annual cultural fest of the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Trivandrum.
It is a four-day long event held in the odd semester each year and is attended by students from across South India and some parts of North India.
With events ranging from literary & music-art-dance to visual arts & film-making, it presents the perfect platform to expose
the participants to healthy competition and also bag prizes while they are at it.
Dhanak has been graced by eminent personalities such as IIST’s chancellor and former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam,
Academy Award winner Resul Pookuty, National Award winner Balachandra Menon and K J Yesudas enlightening everyone with their
As is tradition, this year we host the 7th edition of Dhanak (2015) with a theme. This year we have tried to explore
the darkside of the force by thematizing War and Glory in the context of being grateful to the many sacrifices earning us
all the trophies of the modern age. All the events in Dhanak 2k15 will be blended with the Grand theme.
With a total prize money worth over ₹ 4 lakhs , it is a very much anticipated affair throughout South India.
This year Dhanak is going to be held on the dates 18-21 September, make sure you are there to witness this mesmerizing event.