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Kumbh Mela on Unesco 'cultural heritage' list; Modi says 'matter of pride'

This inscription is the third in two years for India following the inclusion of yoga and Navroz, the Parsi New Year

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Photo: Twitter ( @UNESCO)
Photo: Twitter ( @UNESCO)

A day after the mass Hindu pilgrimage was inscribed on Unesco's Representative List of Intangible of Humanity, Prime Minister on Friday described it as a matter of immense joy and pride for the country.
 

 

"A matter of immense joy and pride for India," tweeted.

On Thursday, the External Affairs Ministry said that the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible under Unesco inscribed at its 12th session at Jeju in South

This inscription is the third in two years for India following the inclusion of yoga and Navroz, the

First Published: Fri, December 08 2017. 12:28 IST
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