India-Afghan Cultural Festival in New Delhi

IAS Prelims 2023

India-Afghan Cultural Festival was recently held in New Delhi. The Festival was jointly organized by the Government and Embassy of Afghanistan along with the Government of India and ICCR.

India and Afghanistan enjoy age old cultural and civilaisational ties and the deep-rooted linkages in the fields of music, art, architecture, language and cuisine constitute an important bond of friendship between the people of the two countries.

The three day festival included cultural performances, handicrafts, exhibitions, cuisine and cultural shows from Afghanistan as well as India.