Honoring the Literary Legend – Tarashankar Bandyopadhyay!

Indian Museum, Kolkata commemorated the 125th birth anniversary of the esteemed literary luminary, Tarashankar Bandyopadhyay, on July 20, 2023, at the prestigious ABC Hall of the Indian Museum, Kolkata!
The event, presented in collaboration with Santiniketan Sahityapath, was a beautiful amalgamation of knowledge and culture. The insightful seminar delved into the life and unparalleled contributions of Tarashankar Bandyopadhyay to Bengali literature.
The celebration continued with mesmerizing cultural performances, which brought to life the essence of his literary creations, reverberating the true spirit of Bengal’s rich cultural heritage.
We extend our heartfelt gratitude to all the participants, artists, and attendees who made this occasion truly special!

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Celebrating the French National Day, also known as Bastille Da

To celebrate the French National Day, also known as Bastille Day, which signifies the onset of the French Revolution and represents values like liberty, equality, and fraternity, the Indian Museum, Kolkata illuminated it’s building with the iconic colors of France: blue, white, and red on July 14, 2023.

This gesture aims to highlight and foster the bilateral partnership between India and France, promoting cultural and historical ties between the two nations where the Honorable Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi Ji was welcomed as the Chief Guest of Honour along with 240 men in uniform of the Indian Armed forces to mark this historic occasion in France. Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi Ji was also presented with the Grand Cross of the Legion of Honor by President Emmanuel Macron.

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Celebrating the 9th International Day of Yoga at the Indian Museum, Kolkata!

Honored to have the auspicious presence of Ms. Rowan Ainsworth, Consul-General of Australia, the Consul-General of Thailand, and Mr. GM Kapur, Director of INTACH conservation institute and Partha Banerjea of the Art of Living for gracing the event.
Yoga is a universal language that brings people together, fostering harmony and well-being. With their support, we started off this special day in a grand way!
Let’s unite our spirits and find inner tranquility on this beautiful journey.

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Offline Talk

Mr. Dimitrios Ioannou, the Ambassador of Greece to India delivered a talk on “Palimpsest of Indo-Greek Contacts through the Millennia: A Lasting Synthesis সংশ্লেষন and an Outlook for the Future” at the Asutosh Birth Centenary Auditorium.

Cultural Performance on “Vasant Utsav”

Indian Museum, Kolkata in collaboration with Prabha Khaitan Foundation organized a cultural event to celebrate the colours of Vasanta. Renowned Odissi dancer Smt. Dona Ganguly and her team Diksha Manjari performed at the central courtyard of Indian Museum.