National Cultural Exchange Programmes

National Cultural Exchange Programme has been formulated with the objective of enriching rich diversity and uniqueness of Indian culture and promoting the cultural inter-linkages amongst the states to strengthen national integration. The Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, Kolkata has initiated national level events in the field of Music, Dance and Theatre involving artistes from across the country to strengthen the national cultural integration.

The following festivals are held regularly:

Octave - Festival of North East
Bharat Lok Parv - National Festival of Folk Arts
Bhart Lok Rang - National Festival of Traditional and Folk Theatre
Purva Rang - National Theatre Festival
Purva Raag - National Festival of Music
National Dance Festival
National Art Camp