On November 15, 2023 a cultural festival is set to take place, marking the collaborative efforts of the district administration, T.A.D.,the Tourism Department, and Lok Kala Mandal in celebrating the birth anniversary of Birsa Munda. The program is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. and will showcase the talents of 150 artists from the state, presenting a diverse array of folk arts.
Artists hailing from Udaipur district will be a significant part of this event. The performances include Gavari, Bhavai, Sahariya Tribe’s Swang Dance, and a presentation by the Garasiya group from Banswara and Abu Road. Each act promises to bring a unique flavor to the cultural celebration.
Due to ongoing pandemic precautions, this year's program will be conducted on a smaller scale. The focus remains on creating a safe and enjoyable environment for all participants and attendees. Despite the scaled-down nature of the event, the cultural richness and artistic vibrancy are expected to shine through, making it a memorable celebration of Birsa Munda's legacy.
Dr. Laik Hussain, the director of Lok Kala Mandal,Udaipur, has highlighted that the program aims to facilitate the promotion and dissemination of tribal art and culture. Artists will be offered a platform to showcase their talents, coupled with training opportunities to enable their participation in cultural programs at the national level.
Source: Dainik Bhaskar