In Today’s News:
- Bharat Parv 2021 inaugurated.
1. Bharat Parv 2021 inaugurated
Lok Sabha Speaker Shri Om Birla inaugurated on 26th January 2021, the ‘Bharat Parv 2021’, a virtual national festival showcasing the country’s diverse culture, cuisines, and handicrafts.
Prelims GS – Governance
- The Ministry of Tourism in collaboration with other central Ministries is organizing this year a virtual ‘Bharat Parv’ event from 26th to 31st January 2021, showcasing the spirit of ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’.
- The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India is organizing the Bharat Parv every year since 2016 in the front ground of the ramparts of the Red Fort in Delhi on the occasion of Republic Day Celebrations from 26th to 31st January.
- The mega event envisages generating patriotic fervor and showcases the rich and varied cultural diversity of the country.
- The Bharat Parv celebrates the “Essence of India”.
- However, due to the Covid related circumstances, it has been organized on a virtual platform this year.
- This unique virtual Bharat Parv 2021 will showcase multiple videos/ films, images, brochures, and other information of various organizations.
- People from across the globe can enjoy this Bharat Parv extravaganza and experience the true Spirit of India at their convenience on their mobile phones, laptops, computers & other devices by logging on to www.bharatparv2021.com
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