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International Folk Arts Fest Comes to a Close

Curtains came down on the four-day-long International Folk Arts Festival here on Thursday.

Published: 28th February 2014 09:47 AM  |   Last Updated: 28th February 2014 09:50 AM   |  A+A-

Curtains came down on the four-day-long International Folk Arts Festival here on Thursday. The valedictory session was inaugurated by Minister for Cultural Affairs K C Joseph. The fest, organised by the Kerala Folklore Academy, witnessed an unprecedented participation from artists around the world.

In his valedictory address, the minister said that folk art forms serve as a reminder of our tradition, and need to preserved as part of our heritage.

He added that in the coming years, the fest will be conducted on a much larger scale.

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