CM Pushkar Singh Dhami inaugurates Uttarakhand’s first Himalayan Cultural Center

8 July, 2023 | Archana Raj

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Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami inaugurated Uttarakhand’s first Himalayan Cultural Center in Dehradun. The center is a state-of-the-art facility that houses a museum, auditorium, art galle...

Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami inaugurated Uttarakhand’s first Himalayan Cultural Center in Dehradun. The center is a state-of-the-art facility that houses a museum, auditorium, art gallery, library, and theater.

The museum showcases the rich cultural heritage of Uttarakhand, including its folk art, music, and dance. The auditorium has a seating capacity of 832 people and can be used for a variety of cultural events. The art gallery features rotating exhibits of artworks by local artists. The library has a collection of books on Uttarakhand’s culture and history. The theater is used for performances of traditional and contemporary theater productions.

In his inaugural address, CM Dhami said that the Himalayan Cultural Center is a symbol of the state government’s commitment to preserving and promoting the rich cultural heritage of Uttarakhand. He said that the center will be a great resource for students, researchers, and anyone who wants to learn more about the culture of the state.

Minister of State for Culture Meenakshi Lekhi, who was also present at the inauguration, said that the Himalayan Cultural Center will be a great boost to the cultural tourism of Uttarakhand. She said that the center will attract visitors from all over the world who are interested in learning about the unique culture of the Himalayas.

The Himalayan Cultural Center is a significant addition to the cultural landscape of Uttarakhand. It is a place where people can come to learn about the state’s rich cultural heritage and to experience its vibrant arts scene. The center is sure to become a popular destination for tourists and locals alike.

Key benefits of the Himalayan Cultural Center:

  • It will help to preserve and promote the rich cultural heritage of Uttarakhand.
  • It will provide a platform for cultural artists to showcase their work.
  • It will attract visitors from all over the world who are interested in learning about the unique culture of the Himalayas.
  • It will boost the cultural tourism of Uttarakhand.

The Himalayan Cultural Center is a valuable asset for the state of Uttarakhand. It is a place where people can come to learn, grow, and be inspired. The center is sure to play a significant role in the cultural development of the state for many years to come.