Rounds 
Teams 
Description 
Rules/ Scoring Scheme 
Preliminary

Groups of three. Number of teams depend on number of people that sign up

Each team is given a questionnaire with 1015 questions. Five sets of questionnaires will be created from a pool of 50 questions

The score assigned to a question will depend on the level of difficulty. V.Difficult  5 points, Difficult  3 points, Easy  1 point. A wrong answer will not result in negative marking. 6 teams with the highest points will qualify for the Anthakshari rounds. In case of a tie, there will be tiebreaker questions

Sa re ga ma

6 teams w/ groups of three

This round will consist of three cycles. To start the round, the hosts will sing a song. After which, the first team will sing a song starting from any word in the song sung by the hosts (except the first word).

A team will receive 10 points for a correct song. No negative marking in this round

Parchi round

6 teams w/ groups of three

This round will consist of two cycles. The first team will pick a "parchi" (chit). Each chit will have 3 words of the starting line of a song. They have to guess the song. If team 1 fails then the question goes to team 2 and so on. The second cycle will start from team 6.

A right answer gives 10 points. A team will get an additional 5 points if they are able to answer the question that the previous team fails to answer

Jeopardy/Bollywood Quiz Round

6 teams w/ groups of three

This round will consist of two cycles and will be a buzzer round. Questions will be segmented into 6 categories (hasna/hasana, nasha hai etc). Each category will have 3 questions (10, 30, 50 points). The greater the number of points, the greater the difficulty level. The questions will either be bollywood quizzes or song related. The round will start with the host selecting a category and level. Teams will have to show hands to be called on for to answer

A team will be assigned the points associated with the question (10, 30, 50). A wrong response will result in the team losing points equal to 50% of the points of the question that they fail to answer.

Dhun round

6 teams w/ groups of three

This round will consist of two subrounds and will be a buzzer round. In the first subround, the teams will hear the music of the first line of a song. 4 songs will be played. A show of hands will be required to answer. In the second sub round, the teams will hear music from the middle piece of a song. 4 songs will be played. A show of hands will be required to answer.

A right answer gives 20 points. A wrong answer deducts 10 points
