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Edit-a-thon at Rajarshee Shahu College,Kolhapur on 23rd January 2017

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Project Scope[edit]

The goal of Wikipedia Workshop is to build resources in the field of Commerce on Marathi Wikipedia and equip its participants with the process of contributing to Wikipedia, and to introduce it as a concept to them. Another focus of the workshop will be on Rayat Shikshan Sanstha.

Project Aim[edit]

Primary goals
  1. To introduce Wikipedia as an encyclopedia for research and a concept to new editors.
  2. To Promote Marathi Wikipedia Community & promote the use of regional languages in Wikipedia.
  3. To have an open interaction within the editors, existing as well as new.
  4. To spread the awareness of Wikipedia as a powerful tool.
  5. To develop articles on Commerce related issues
Smart edits
Editors in action


Date : 23rd January 2017
Time : 11AM to 2PM
Place : Rajarshee Shahu College,Kolhapur, Maharashtra,India
Venue : Computer Lab
Attendees : 50

Learning while doing


The edit-a-thon was aimed at creating/editing wikipedia pages of literature and Marathi language. Extensive discussion on the issues was conducted to develop the theme and basic concepts. Participants were completely unaware about Marathi Wikipedia and editing. They were trained in basic editing skills and search for the concerned articles, categorisation and translation from other language wikipedias

Exposure to new tools


  1. सदस्य:जयश्री बनसोडे
  2. सदस्य:मंजुषा राजमाने
  3. सदस्य:राविराज पाटील
  4. सदस्य:विशाल बनसोडे
  5. सदस्य:पाटलांचा शुभम‎
  6. सदस्य:आर्तु
  7. सदस्य:अपर्णा गायकवाड
  8. सदस्य:दीपा मेटी
  9. सदस्य:नूतन सावंत
  10. सदस्य:प्रविण कांबळे
  11. सदस्य:प्रथमेश खोत
  12. सदस्य:गणेश पवार
  13. सदस्य:Kaju hegade
  14. सदस्य:रविराज पाटील
  15. सदस्य:शकील जिलानी शेख
  16. सदस्य:किरण माळी
  17. सदस्य:मनीषा पांडुरंग वसगडेकर
  18. सदस्य:विकास शामराव पाटील