Thanks for posting the report, Arnav.  Looks like you guys had a good time.
 Great going!


On Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 1:13 PM, Arnav Sonara <>wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> On 24th January 2012, a small meetup was organized in L.D. College of
> Engineering Ahmedabad, I thank Kothari Harsh and Shah Smit from the college
> to organize this on such short notice (less than 24 hours). After the
> successful photo walk and a small Wiki 11 celebration, I thought this would
> help out in sustaining a community there too.
> The meetup was attended by 7 people in total, I gave them a small
> presentation of Wikipedia and idea of how exactly the community works and
> what does a community do. I also shared my experiences as a CA in IEP and
> as an editor on EN and GU WP too for past 1 year.
> After the presentation we had a good discussion on how they can help
> building a strong community from Gujarat, Kartik Mistry shared his
> experiences of working collaboratively in FOSS and Debian Community. He
> blogged <>about 
> this meetup too.
> I also showed them Gujarat 
> Transliteration<>and
>  Gujarati
> Inscript<>of
>  Extension:Narayam which needs help, Kartik has agreed to help us in
> this. Thanks.
> I also showed them the list of places of interest in Ahmedabad which could
> be developed as articles User:AhsLin/Ahmedabad, which Ashwin created and
> asked them to start helping out in this too.
> I request everyone from the community and WMF to help them as and when
> required, and lets have one strong community from Gujarat too.
> Thanks.
> --
> Thanks
> Arnav (ricku).
> (User:Rangilo_Gujarati)<>
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