Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, in collaboration with other Central Ministries, State Governments and Stakeholders, is organizing a ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œParyatan ParvÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â across the country from the 5th to 25th October 2017. The programme is being organized with the objective of drawing focus on the benefits of tourism, showcasing the cultural diversity of the country and reinforcing the principle of “Tourism for All”.
Paryatan Parv will have three main components :
The Parv will be inaugurated at the HumayunÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Tomb on 5th October 2017. Heritage Walks are being organized at the monument from 8 AM to 4 PM along with a Painting Competition for students. The formal inauguration of the event will be held at 5:30 PM at the venue which will include a cultural programme with Meera Bhajans by Vidya Shah and Dastan-e-Amir Khusrau presented by Dr. Syeda Hameed, Zakia Zaheer & Rene Singh.
The Paryatan Parv will culminate in a 3 day event in New Delhi from the 23rd to 25th October 2017 which will showcase the cultural diversity of the country, with cultural performances, crafts bazaar, food court showcasing folk and classical dance & music, handicrafts & handlooms and cuisine from all regions and States of the country.
In this regards, Embassy of India in Reykjavik requests all Indian Diaspora and OCI & PIO card holder to visit India and experience India’s rich cultural diversity.