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Marathi Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at 'Swa'-Roopwardhinee, Pune on 7th February 2017

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Project Scope


The goal of Wikipedia Workshop is to build resources in the field of Education & Community Development 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 village articles.

Project Aim

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 education & development related issues
Active new editors




  • Date : 7th February 2017
  • Time : 11am to 2PM
  • Venue & Place : 'Swa'-Roopwardhinee,Pune,Maharashtra,India
  • Participants : 6
Smartphone editing



Following articles were created/edited -


  1. --विवेक गिरिधारी (चर्चा) १३:५३, ७ फेब्रुवारी २०१७ (IST)
  2. --सागर शिंदे (चर्चा) १३:५५, ७ फेब्रुवारी २०१७ (IST)
  3. --राम डिंबळे (चर्चा) १३:५७, ७ फेब्रुवारी २०१७ (IST)
  4. --निलेश धायरकर (चर्चा) १३:५९, ७ फेब्रुवारी २०१७ (IST)
  5. --धर्मराज वीर (चर्चा)
  6. --मेघा नगरे (चर्चा)