Indian Cultural Week in Palestine

RAMALLAH, Wednesday, November 24, 2021 (WAFA) – As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, 25 years of India-Palestine Relations and Bethlehem of Capital of Arab Culture, Representative Office of India and Ministry of Culture, Government of Palestine in association with Indian Council for Cultural Relations-ICCR are organizing “Indian Culture Week in Palestine” from 24th to 29th November 2021.

The Cultural week includes photo exhibitions on Indian freedom fighters, workshops, yoga sessions, and dance performances by the renowned Indian Dance Troupe Anveshana with their performances that create images through movement arising from introspection. The aesthetic vision of members has given the company a unique personality characterized by fluency, physicality, and poetry contained in each one of their works.

The Indian Cultural Week events will be organized in the cities of Bethlehem, Jericho, Nablus and Ramallah, said a press release issued by the Representative Office of India.

Indo-Palestinian relations are historic and deep-rooted. In addition to the India’s strong and unwavering political support to Palestine, India continues to support Palestine in various fields including fields of education and culture. Under the Government of India Programs of ITEC and ICCR, hundreds of Palestinians have received their education and short-term training in various Indian academic establishments. Due to diversity of Indian culture, arts, yoga, dance, music, and cinema, enjoy immense popularity in Palestine.

As we celebrate India’s 75 years of Independence, and as part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahostav, several cultural activities, including film screenings and photo exhibitions have been organized by the Representative Office of India in various Palestinian cities and received immense popular support and participation.

 

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency

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