Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav 2022 was started in Arts College Ground, RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM, Andhra Pradesh by Governor of Andhra Pradesh Shri Biswabhusan Harichandan, in the presence of Union Minister for Culture, Tourism, and DoNER G. K Reddy, as part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.
- The two-day Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav will be conducted on the grounds of the Government Art College in Rajahmundry on March 26th and 27th, 2022. The first Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav was held in 2015, and it received a positive response from the media and the general public, prompting the organisation of a series of festivals.
- The Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see all of India’s folk, traditional, tribal, classical, and popular art forms under one roof, with over 1000 artists performing.
- Aangans are put up to represent regional cultures and to showcase traditional Arts & Crafts, with craftsmen setting up stalls to sell their items and demonstrate their excellent skills.
Apart from folk groups:
The Mahotsav has featured prominent Padma and Sangeet Natak Akademi-awarded classical artists among many genres every year. The Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav takes special effort to select musicians who reflect the regional flavour of the state in which it is held. Events under the Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav will be held in Warangal on March 29th and 30th, 2022, and in Hyderabad for three days from April 1st to 3rd, 2022.