Intangible Cultural Heritage

City of Joy High on Heritage

When it comes to the restoration of historical monuments and buildings, and retaining their native charm, Kolkata shows the way.  

published on : 24th April 2022

The Wonder That Is India: Reinforcing unity through dance by Sangeet Natak Akademi

Sangeet Natak Akademi’s 10-day festival, Kaleidoscope: A Festival of Intangible Cultural Heritage of India. at the Meghdoot Open Art Theatre, Mandi House.

published on : 30th March 2022

Durga Puja festivities to start 10 days prior in 2022 to celebrate UNESCO honour: Mamata

This honour is the result of our determination, our perseverance. It is recognition of a unique festival like Durga Puja, which is unparalleled in the world, she said.

published on : 24th December 2021

Kolkata thanks UNESCO for 'Intangible Cultural Heritage' tag to Durga Puja through massive rally

On December 15, UNESCO accorded ICH status to Kolkata's Durga Puja festivities, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee lauding the move.

published on : 22nd December 2021