ONE DAY EXCURSION TO SURJAKUND CRAFTS MELA, FARIDABAD ORGANIZED ON 15TH FEB, 2019
On 15th February 2019, the students of VIDYA School of Business visited the 33nd Surajkund International Crafts Mela which was open to visitors from 1st February to 17th February 2019 at Surajkund in Faridabad, Haryana.
The Mela was organized by the Surajkund Mela Authority & Haryana Tourism in collaboration with Union Ministries of Tourism, Textiles, Culture and External Affairs. The Theme State for the 33rd Surajkund Mela 2019 was Maharasthra.
The visit to the fair helped the students to study the diverse and rich art, craft and textile heritage of the country such as jute, wood, clay work, etc. and mela also showcased international crafts and culture.
The students not only got a chance to view the famous handicrafts of different States of India, but, also got an opportunity to interact with the crafts persons from all over India and the various countries. Students got questionnaires filled as part of their assignment which was provided by the faculty members and this way they acquired knowledge of working small and cottage scale industries.
It was a fun filled trip with lots of amusement, adventure rides and showcase of traditional heritage. It was a memorable trip for students and the faculty members.