A two-day competition to advertise Dogri delicacies, tradition, and craft competition being held in Jammu.
The competition is organized by the Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Growth Company in collaboration with the Directorate of Tourism. It showcased the affluence of Dogri meals, tradition, and craft.
“Come and get the style of J&Ok – the purpose behind this competition is to offer native expertise to vacationer together with it this competition is to revive our personal wealthy tradition, which we now have forgotten,” stated Secretary of Tourism, Tradition and Youth Companies and Sports activities, Sarmad Hafiz informed ANI right here.
“We regularly used to have a slogan in tourism in Jammu and Kashmir, that you simply come to J&Ok and we’ll present you the world. We simply have to revive a number of the custom that we now have,” he added.
“We wish to give a message that we’re able to host vacationers who can come and revel in right here,” stated Director, Tourism Nisar Ahmad Wani
Guests loved conventional cuisines of assorted districts of Jammu together with Rajouri, Poonch, Doda, and Kishtwar on this competition.
“I and my son have come right here, individuals are taking curiosity within the competition, we now have seen a lot of number of meals, we now have seen the method of constructing of ‘makki ki roti’, ‘madra’, ‘Babru’and different distinctive Dogri delicacies. It’s untouched by the world. Folks ought to come and get a style of this,” stated a neighborhood resident Seema Malhotra.
Together with meals, the wealthy artwork, and craft of Jammu like Calico portray, Basohli portray, Basohli Pashmina have been additionally on show on the occasion. The outdated and historical manuscripts, coinage, utensils, musical devices, and pottery have been additionally being showcased within the carnival depicting the legacy of Duggar tradition and historical past.
The viewers was mesmerized by native people dances like Haran and Dhecku, vocal performances like Paakh and Kaarkaan, and apply of rutt-rare obtained nice viewers love and appreciation.
“This meals, artwork, and tradition is our identification, we have to showcase the hidden tradition of Jammu,” stated one other customer.
All preventive protocols concerning Covid-19 like social distancing and mask-wearing have been strictly adhered to within the competition. The competition was held on 26 and 27 December.
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