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BHARTIYA LOK KALA MANDAL UDAIPUR

Regd. Date:    15-10-1952 vide Regd. No :    33/1952-53

Chief Functionary : RIAZ TEHSIN

Located in City : UDAIPUR of Rajasthan State, India.
Address NGO Address : BHARTIYA LOK KALA MANDAL, PANCHWATI, UDAIPUR - 313 004 RAJASTHAN INDIA

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Phone Phone : 0294-2529296
Mobile Mobile : 09352515585
Email Email : blkm@rediffmail.com
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Website Website :  http://www.kalamandal.org

ACTIVITIES

NGO Activities : Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal was founded by Padma Shri Devilal Samar in 1952. The main objective of this Institute is to conduct studies on folk art, culture, songs and festivals of regions like Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh etc. and to revive vanishing folk culture. The Institute has a puppet-unit that trains children, teachers and other artistes in the art of puppetry, which is a very powerful non-conventional educative medium. It also boasts of regular performances that are a feast to behold. A group of 25 artists fo on tour, both within India and abroad, with a repertoire of puppet shows and various folk dances. Their performances have brought the institute number of honors on national and international levels. AIMES OF THE INSTITUTE *To popularise and propagate folk arts, folk dances and folk literature. *To accelerate research in folkloristics and folk arts. *To update traditional folk arts to suit the modern milieu. *To give performances of puppet shows, folk dances, and songs, in and out of India. *To conduct training courses in folklorists. *To encourage folk artistes. *To undertake allied academic exercises and programmes. ACTIVITIES RESEARCH AND DOCUMENTATION CENTRE The centre conducts cultural surveys of folk and tribal belts to identify and locate folk art forms and also artistes and artisans. Audiovisual documentation of the various folks forms is done regularly and the Institute now has a fine archive and aresource centre. So far, this centre has brought out 52 publications on various folk art subjects. MUSEUM
NGO ID : 7399241225
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