Culture Festival “India by the Nile” Started in Egypt (Download PDF)


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The fifth edition of the mega cultural festival ‘India by the Nile’ began in Cargo, Egypt on 8 March 2017. The mega cultural festival ‘India by the Nile’ got off to a colorful start at the foot of the Pyramids in Cairo with a Crafts Mela, showcasing joint handicraft exhibition of India and Egypt.

Culture Festival India by the Nile

Culture Festival India by the Nile

Culture Festival India by the Nile


  • Embassy of India in Cairo, in collaboration with Teamwork Arts, presented ‘Crafts Mela’ as part of the IBN 2017 cultural festival.
  • Export Promotion Council

    • Handicrafts (India)
    • Ministry of Social Solidarity (Egypt)
    • Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI)
  • The festival, which is a celebration of

    • Indian music
    • Dance
    • Theatre
    • visual arts
    • food
    • wellbeing,
  • Is the largest foreign festival in Egypt showcasing 70 events across the country.
  • The festival will be held in several cities in Egypt like

    • Cairo
    • Alexandria
    • Ismaila
    • Port Saeed
    • Bani Suef
    • Sharm el-Sheikh
  • Inaugural ceremony was attended by the Egyptian minister of antiquities, Khaled Al-Anani, and other prominent dignitaries.

About Egypt:

  • Egypt is the most populous country in North Africa and the Arab world.
  • Third most populous in Africa (after Nigeria and Ethiopia).
  • Fifteenth most populous in the world.
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- Published/Last Modified on: March 20, 2017

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