28th Surajkund Art Mela 2014 is all set to begin from the 1st Feb (Saturday) and will go on until the Fifteenth of Feb. This year, concept state for Surajkund Mela is Goa, while Sri Lanka is the partner nation.
Surajkund basically results in ‘Lake of the Sun’. An historical tank designed in the 10 th century, it was designed in the background of the Aravalli Hills and its embankment is formed as a semicircular amphitheatre, to give it the overall look of a rising sun.
Surajkund International Crafts Mela enjoys the unique variety of India customs and lifestyle in an atmosphere created to signify the ethos of non-urban India. Enjoy shows of some of the most wonderful handlooms and handcrafts of India. Hand crafted materials saturated in cultural colors create an eye capturing show for the guests.
A melee of colors that will strike your feelings, as the best craftsmen and artisans from South asia. For art enthusiasts, Surajkund Designs Mela 2014 has plenty to offer. Pure cotton Durries, Bidri performs, carpeting, Madhubani artwork, wood made and bamboo bedding products, set products, Banarasi, soft silk and kosa performs form just the top of this banking center.
But people come not just for the crafts and handlooms, but also for all those little charming information about an event. They head from one wait to another, eating chaat or trying local delicacies. Shouting, they leap onto trips and experience those youth again. Family members come from Delhi and even distant places to snack on street food, bask in the sun and have a fun time. For that is what an event is all about.
One of the major features of the Surajkund Crafts Mela is the individuals dancing activities by well known performers from India and all over the globe.