The SSIO of Zone 8 held its Annual Zonal Sai Olympics in the Volga-Ural region of Russia in June 2015. On a bright sunny day, 46 participants from 13 Sathya Sai Centres joined in a spirit of unity and cooperation. Upon arrival, they were presented with the national Tatar sweet, chak-chak. Then they participated in sports, arts, dances, drama, singing, and other activities. Judges evaluated the team performances and awarded medals. It was a day of fun and joy for every participant.