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Women Edit-a-thon 2016
महिला सम्पादनथन २०१६
Logo of Women Edit-a-thon 2016
Women Edit-a-thon 2016 logo
Statusinactive (ended)
GenreInternational Women's Day
BeginsMarch 2, 2016 (2016-03-02)
EndsMarch 8, 2016 (2016-03-08)
VenueRajbiraj, Saptari District
CoordinatesCoordinates: 26.32°, 86.44°
CoordinatorTulsi Bhagat
ParticipantsMaithili speaker from all over the world.
Organised byMaithili Wikimedians
MemberBiplab Anand
Bijay Chaurasia

Women Edit-a-thon 2016 is a local online as well offline Edit-a-thon competition organized by Maithili Wikimedians in Maithili Wikipedia on the auspicious occasion of International Women's Day to acquire specially the women's participation in the creative works.


The following is the name of Coordinator of this event :-


The following are the name of Volunteers of this event who gonna help online as well offline:-


The following are the project aims :-

  • To increase women's participation in Maithili Wikipedia,
  • To create or modify notable women's articles in Maithili Wikipedia,
  • To develop level of Maithili Wikipedia,
  • To increase maithili native speakers in Maithili Wikipedia,
  • To promote the contribution of local contents in Maithili Wikipedia,
  • To increase women's involvement in community projects,
  • Establish and consolidate the existence of the Maithili Wikimedians in Nepal.


The following are the rules to be followed during the event :-

  1. The new article must be created between 0:00 UTC on 02 March 2016 and 23:59 UTC on 08 March 2016.
  2. The article must be Women's related title.
  3. Creation/Expansion rule: If you are creating a new article the new article must have a size of at least 2,500 bytes and a minimum length of roughly 60 words (the word count excludes templates, infoboxes, references, etc.), If you are expanding an existing article, you need to expand this article by at least 3,500 bytes, (the word count excludes templates, infoboxes, references, etc.)
  4. The articles should not be copyvio content and should follow verifiability and other important policies of Wikipedia.
  5. The articles should have decent references;


If you are interested to attend this event locally in Maithili Wikipedia, Please feel free to list your username here or locally on the project page here. If you'r logged in with your user account then You can sign below using # ~~~~ and also you can use {{User}} template instead. If you gonna contribute through IP, Use {{IPuser}} template to sign up as an IP user.

  1. Bijay Chaurasia ((Msg here plz)) 05:56, 18 February 2016 (UTC)[reply]
  2. Zeetendra ») 05:58, 18 February 2016 (UTC)[reply]
  3. TAryan (talk) 06:24, 19 February 2016 (UTC)[reply]
  4. Biplab Anand (Talk) 11:45, 22 February 2016 (UTC)[reply]
  5. Soni Chaurasia (talk) 06:04, 2 March 2016 (UTC)[reply]
  6. KK 06:45, 2 March 2016 (UTC)[reply]
  7. Rajan raaz pandey (talk · contribs)
  8. Bhaskar Datt Bhatt (Talk) 11:45, 22 February 2016 (UT


The following are suggested articles list. Along with, you can create another notable women's related title articles too. However, Please read notability policies and Wikipedia guidelines before creating articles.


See full list: here.

Articles to be create during the event
English Nepali Maithili
Mother Teresa मदर टेरेसा मदर टेरेसा
Malaika Arora Khan मलाइका अरोडा खान मलाइका अरोडा खान
Mallika Sherawat मल्लिका शेरावत मल्लिका शेरावत
Madhubala मधुबाला मधुबाला
CHALU MITHILA चलू मैथिल चलू मैथिल
Tu Youyou तु युयु तु युयु
Malala Yousafzai मलाला युसफजई मलाला युसुफजई
MMaria Goeppert Mayer मारिया गिउपर्ट मारिया गिउपर्ट
Svetlana Alexievich स्वेतलाना अलेकस्विच स्वेतलाना अलेकस्विच
Alice Munro एलिस मुनरो एलिस मुनरो
Herta Müller हर्टा मुलर हर्टा मुलर
Doris Lessing डोरिस लेसिङ्ग डोरिस लेसिङ्ग
Elfriede Jelinek एलफ्रिड जेलीनेक एलफ्रिड जेलीनेक
Wislawa Szymborska विसलावा जिम्बोस्का विसलावा जिम्बोस्का
Toni Morrison तनि मरिसन तनि मरिसन
Nadine Gordimer नदिनि गर्दिमर नदिनि गर्दिमर
Nelly Sachs नेलि साचस नेलि साचस
Gabriela Mistral ग्याब्रिएला मिस्ट्रल ग्याब्रिएला मिस्ट्रल
Pearl Buck पर्ल एस बुक पर्ल एस बुक
Sigrid Undset सिग्रिड उन्डसेट सिग्रिड उन्डसेट
Grazia Deledda ग्राजिया डेलेड्डा ग्राजिया डेलेड्डा
Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlöf सेल्मा लागेर्लाफ सेल्मा लागेर्लाफ
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf एलेन जोन्सन सरलिफ एलेन जोन्सन सरलिफ
Leymah Gbowee लेमाह बोवी mai:लेमाह बोवी
Wangari Muta Maathai वाङ्गारी माथाई वाङ्गारी माथाई
Shirin Ebadi सिरिन इबादी सिरिन इबादी
Jody Williams जडि विलियम्स जडि विलियम्स
Aung San Suu Kyi आङ सान सुकी आङ सान सुकी
Alva Myrdal अल्बा मार्डल mai:अल्बा मार्डल
Betty Williams बेटि विलियम्स बेटी विलियम्स
Mairead Corrigan मारियड कोर्जियन मारियड कोर्जियन
Emily Greene Balch इमिली ग्रिनी बाल्च इमिली ग्रिनी बाल्च
Pooja Bhatt पुजा भट्ट पुजा भट्ट
Divya Bharti दिव्या भारती दिव्या भारती
Michelle Obama मिसेल ओबामा मिसेल ओबामा
Florence Nightingale फ्लोरेन्स नाइटिङ्गेल फ्लोरेन्स नाइटिङ्गेल
Mother Teresa मदर टेरेसा मदर टेरेसा|मदर टेरेसा

Offline Programme[edit]

Offline Programme was held on 08 march, 2016 (Tuesday) at Rajbiraj Star Hotel.

Images Gallery[edit]

Images are likewise:-


The Prize distribution program was held on 8th March 2016.



Winners are likewise :-

  1. Nilam Karn
  2. Kiran kr. Sah
  3. Biplab Anand

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