Vanaj 2015, the first National Tribal Festival
The weeklong festival has been organised by Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs and will showcase the culture of the tribal people from across the country.
Vanaj 2015: first National Tribal Festival
Vanaj 2015 is a weeklong National Tribal Festival. It was in news as it was inaugurated by the Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Jual Oram on 13 February 2015 at the the Indira Gandhi National Center for Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi.
The weeklong festival will showcase the culture of the tribal people from across the country and will see several events and activities like screening of documentary films like Lodha – A Sylvan Community and Prakriti Ki Santan – Mising Tribe.
It will also showcase case the rich diversity of Tribal culture, art, painting, music, dance, tribal medicine, tribal food, and a special attraction- tribal cuisine.
The festival that will end on 18 February 2015 will be held at three venues in Delhi and they are the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Baba Kharak Singh Marg and Central Park in Connaught Place.