In the year 2018-2019 the theme of All India Painting Competition was "Story on Canvas" organised by Nav Shri Art & Culture Organisation. The twenty nominated participants of All India Painting Competition, were given a chance of free participation in ”Passion explosion” annual art exhibition. “Story on Canvas” was a great success with three cash prizes and three consolation prizes.
The first prize was awarded to Mr. Devaraj P from Tamil Nadu. He received a cash prize of Rs 21000/-, a trophy, certificate and a gift hamper. The second prize was awarded to Mr.Barun Mandal from West Bengal. He was awarded a cash prize of Rs 11000/-, a trophy, certificate and a gift hamper. The third prize was given to Ms.Elena Santoro from Kerala. She received a cash prize of Rs 5100/- along with a trophy, certificate and a gift hamper. Along with this, Ms. Nishita Jain of Delhi, Mr. Ashok Karkaria of Orissa, and Ms. Priyanka Kumari of Haryana were also awarded consolation prizes by Nav Shri Art & Culture Organisation.