The Eight day cultural fair called Vasantotsav was inaugurated on Tuesday at Sanskruti Kunj in Gandhinagar. The annual festival is organised by the department of Youth and cultural Affairs, Government of to celebrate the rich diverse heritage of the country.
This year the theme of the festival is Ek Bhaart Shreshth Bharat.Artists from across India have come to Gujarat to participate in the festival. Chhattisgarh being the pair state of Gujarat, the festival was kicked off with the performance Panthi dance,which is a folk dance form of the of Chhattisgarh. Along with dance performances, several stalls have been set up to showcase and sale various local traditional handicraft of different states.
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