Indian Council for Cultural Relations centre in Patna, Bihar

Indian Council for Cultural Relations center or ICCR center in Patna, Bihar was opened. Patna ICCR office address. How to register names with Patna ICCR? Selection process for artists in ICCR.

ICCR office in Patna was inaugurated on 21st July 2012 by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. This was the 19th ICCR centre in India. The Patna ICCR office is located opposite the Soochana Bhavan. Opening up of Indian Council for Cultural Relations or ICCR center in Patna would help in association with the Asian countries. Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) in Patna Bihar will be headed by Karan Singh. He is ICCR chief and Rajya Sabha member. Opening of ICCR branch in Patna would help in expansion of artistic activities and Bihari artists would also get opportunity to show their talent in art and culture at international level.

How to register names with Patna ICCR

ICCR patnaThese Regional offices of ICCR arrange various scholarship schemes for foreign students to pursue studies in India. Vocal, instrumental and folk music and dance artists, residing in remote areas of Bihar will get an opportunity to show their talent. Artists are selected on the basis of their talent for their inclusion in the national panel. Generally about 150 artists of various streams are sent abroad every year to perform. Currently about 5,000 artists from various parts of India are in the national panel. Artists have to register their names with Patna ICCR to avail these opportunities. Monthly cultural event at each regional centre are also organized to provide platform to the local artists to perform.

Indian Council for Cultural Relations is the cultural arm of the ministry of external affairs which promotes cultural exchanges with other countries. It also organizes cultural performances by foreign troupes and outgoing cultural delegations from India, exhibitions and seminars etc.


Guest Author: DR.N.N.JHA GOKUL20 Sep 2012

I wany to regiter my name & this is big step in the history of bihar.

Guest Author: Dr. Anil Sharma13 Oct 2012

I want a job for "Hindi Teacher Abroad"
Dr. Anil Sharma
Kendriya Vidyalaya, Sonpur,
Saran,(Bihar), Pin-841101'
Mobile No.9955123224,8235442315

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