About Us Visit of Cultural Troupes

The Centre brings to Egypt, music and dance troupes from different regions of India and arranges their performances in Cairo and other cities with cooperation from the Ministry of Culture of Egypt. Highly talented classical musicians and folk dancers sponsored by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) present their talents and skills to entertain the Egyptian audience from time to time.

A 10 member Bundeli Kala Parishad Folk group visited Egypt from 18-28 April 2019 to participate in the 7th International Festival for Drums and Traditional Arts. The troupe gave nine performances at famous locations in Cairo including the two performances at Citadel at the Opening and Closing ceremonies.

In connection with the celebrations of the 25th year of Glimpses of India Annual Painting Competition and Dussehra Festival a 9-member Kalbelia Rajasthani Folk Dance Troupe led by Ms. Gulabi Sapera performed at Ismailia Governorate on 08/10/19, at Alexandria Governorate on 09/10/18, at Port Said Governorate on 10/10/19 and at British International School, Cairo, on 11/10/19.

A 9 member Manipuri Folk Dance Group performed during the Prize distribution ceremonies of Glimpses of India Annual painting competition at Fayoum on 27/11/19, at Mansoura on 28/11/19, at Sharqiya on 30/11/19 and at Cairo on 01/12/19.