From December 27 to 29, 2021, Bharat Ko Jaano, a three-day Chain Yatra festival in various parts of Tripura will be held which is organised by the North East Zone Cultural Centre (NEZCC) in Dimapur, in collaboration with the Department of Information and Cultural Affairs of Tripura.
Folk and tribal dances will be performed during the event, which is part of the ‘National Cultural Exchange initiative,’ with the goal of reaching out to rural and urban communities.
These activities are held to raise awareness of the country’s rich cultural diversity and to foster national integration via culture.
The event will be held in various locations in Tripura, including Udaipur, Jirania, and Agartala.
According to the schedule, the festival’s opening ceremony will begin at 4 p.m. at Udaipur’s Rajashri Kala Kshetra.
Folk artists from various states to perform at Bharat Ko Jaano event
The festival will feature folk artiste troupes from Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Jharkhand, Manipur, Odisha, and Tripura’s indigenous culture troupes.
In the Bharat Ko Jaano festival, the artists will perform folk dance and musical cultural performances.
Arunachal Pradesh’s Rikhampada & Juju Jaja Dance, Assam’s Bihu Dance, Jharkhand’s Seraikela Chhau Dance, Manipur’s Thang-Ta & Pung Choolam, and Odisha’s Ghudka Sambalpuri Dance are among the folk dances.
Different local cultural troupes will also perform folk and tribal music, songs, and dances.