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(An Initiative by Parinati Navodaya Foundation)


Q. Who can participate?

Entries are open worldwide for both amateur, professional smartphone photographers, and digital artists.

Q: How can I participate?

A: By creating your member account Id and online profile after registering yourself here. You would need to select your category plan. Once your entry fee is paid, you will be eligible to upload the images. For entry confirmation, you will receive an email from our side on your registered mail Id in our records.

Q: I am not receiving any emails.

A: Check your Junk or Spam folder and still having trouble simply contact us here.

Q: I can’t log in to my account.

A: If you don’t remember your password you can reset it by clicking on forgot password and you will be sent an email with a password reset link on your registered mail I’d. Even after following the password reset option, still having trouble with the login then you may contact us on

Q: What mode of payment I can use?

A: You can pay by Credit/Debit Card, PayPal, Digital Wallets and Net Banking. Note: Parinati Awards does not store any Credit Card information on the website. All the payments are done directly through the payment gateway and not on Parinati Awards.

Q: Who do you consider an amateur and professional photographer?

A: We consider amateurs who don’t make their primary income from photography. Professional photographers are those who earn at least half of their income through photography.

Q: My photo have already won awards in another competition, is it still eligible?

A: Yes, Images that have already won awards or have been submitted in other competitions that are in progress are eligible. However, images once submitted are then the property of Parinati Awards.

Q: Is there a limit on the number of entries I can submit?

A: No, there is no limit. You can upload any number of photos you want.

Q: Are there any restrictions on when a photo was taken?

A: No, There is no time-based restrictions on the images.

Q: Do you accept the images through post or any other mode?

A: No, We accept the digital submission via our website only.