Sankranti at Goethe

Youth Exchange Celebration
12.1.2012, 16:00hrs
Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad
Open to all
German school children who are visiting Hyderabad on the PASCH Youth Exchange Programme are given an introductory talk by the Director, Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad to life and customs in India and in particular to the festival of Sankranti, which not only signals the onset of warm weather, but is also the festival of harvesting. The German school children are accompanied by their teachers (from Germany) as well as their host families.

After the talk the children, both Indian and German will try their hand at making Rangoli designs on the floor with coloured powder, flower petals and at flying kites, both activities being part of Sankranti celebrations.

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