17 November 2019     Festivals 

The four concerts of the International Dance Festival "Udbhav Utsav" were watched by more than 10,000 spectators. The XVIth edition of the forum was spectacular and was held in the period from 30th October to 4th November, 2019 in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh province, India. The festival was attended by more than 1500 participants from Italy, Spain, Russia, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Israel, Sri Lanka and India. Their main mission was to contribute to the spreading of folklore dance art of nations. 

Official guests of the event were H. E. Mr Farhod Arziev (Ambassador of Republic of Uzbekistan in India) and H.E. Mr.  Sulton Rahimzoda (Ambassador of Republic of Tajikistan in India), as well as many ministers, members of parliament and senior authorities of government.  

Director of the event, Mr Deepak Tomar said also that the festival was widely covered by the Indian media and thanks to EAFF the audience had the chance to enjoy the  colorful Italian, Israeli and Sri Lankan performances.