Cultural Festival in Egypt to Commemorate 157th Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore

India is organising a five-day cultural festival in Egypt to commemorate the 157th birth anniversary of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore. An exhibition on the paintings of Tagore titled ‘Rabindranath Tagore: Rhythm in Colours’ will be held at the Museum of Ahmed Shawky at Giza as part of the Tagore festival. 

The festival is being organised by the Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture, the cultural wing of the Indian Embassy in Cairo. 

Source- AIR World Service

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
  • Sanjay Bhattacharyya is India’s Ambassador to Egypt.
  • Cairo is the capital of Egypt.
  • Egyptian pound is the currency of Egypt.