Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on 17 October 2017 announced to organise International Gita Mahotsav in Kurukshetra, Haryana on 25 November 2017. The inauguration of the Mahotsav will be done by President Ram Nath Kovind.
The event will be organised in collaboration with Mauritius. Moreover, Uttar Pradesh will be also associated with it. The objective behind the Mahotsav is to spread the message of Gita to the world.
Highlights of the International Gita Mahotsav
• Vaishvik Path of Bhagvad Gita will also be held at Brahma Sarovar and Jyotisar, the birthplace of Bhagvad Gita.
• This is the first International Gita Mahotsav which will also see the launch of two coffee table books named ‘Incredible Kurukshetra’ in English and ‘Atulya Kurukshetra’ in Hindi.
• The festival will witness exhibitions by different cultural, spiritual, educational and social organisations, rangoli, painting and photography competitions, Gita Pustak Mela,etc.
• The Mahotsav will conclude on 3 December 2017.
When: 25 November 2017