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Ministry of Culture is celebrating ‘Udaan’ a kite flying festival across the country on 14 January, 2022 as part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav

Udaan : Kite Flying Festival

January 14, 2022

Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav is an initiative of the Government of India to celebrate and commemorate 75 years of progressive India and the glorious history of it’s people, culture and achievements. The official journey of “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” commences on 12th March, 2021 which started a 75-week countdown to our 75th anniversary of independence.

Udaan is intended to give wings to the ideas of freedom and independence through a kite-flying festival and many other cultural activities, in alignment with ‘Harvest Festivals’. More than 50+ events are being organised across states of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Rajasthan, Punjab, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Assam, Odisha, Haryana, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and more covering multiple districts of the country.

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Did you know that Kites were also a part of our freedom struggle?


Kites are also used to spread awareness messages and bring about social change.