Festival of India in Ukraine from March-October, 2017
New Delhi, March 17, 2017
A Festival of India is being organized in Ukraine from March to October this year to showcase diverse forms of Indian culture, an official press release said today.
The programmes include classical and folk dance, music, rangoli exhibition, mango and film festivals, seminars on Yoga, Think Tank and Fashion Week in different cities of Ukraine such as Kyiv, Odessa, Mykolaiv, Kherson, Lviv, Ivano Frankivsk, Poltava and Ternopil.
Vidha Lal Group will present Kathak dance from March 14-18. A folk dance performance will be organized by West Zone Cultural Centre from June 21-27, Yoga Seminar through Ministry of Ayush, Mango Festival through APEDA in June, Rangoli Exhibition by Ritu Kaushik group from August 15-19, Indian films and documentaries through Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in September/October.
Indian artistes will also participate in Ukrainian Fashion Week through Ministry of Textiles in September/October. Think Tank Seminar will be held by Indian Council of World Affairs in September/October.
The movie ‘Gandhi’ will be screened on October 2 and classical music concert by Pt. Keshab Kanti Chowdhury from October 19-23.