Sunday, April 21, 2024

FAC holds cultural exchange programme with Royal University of Bhutan

Nagaland News

Dimapur, April 3: Fazl Ali College, Mokokchung in collaboration with Sherubtse College, Royal University of Bhutan began the Cultural Exchange Programme 2024: Strengthening Bonds, Celebrating Diversity, which is being held from April 3 to 5. The theme for the first day was “Cultural Odyssey: Discovering Diversity, Forging Friendships.”
In the introductory session, the opening address was given by L S. Vinod Kumar, Vice-Principal, Fazl Ali College where he welcomed the delegates from Sherubtse College, anticipating a fruitful interaction.
An overview of the programme was then given by Dr. E. Benrithung Patton, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, wherein he expressed the desire to begin lifelong learning and friendship between the institutions, with a holistic approach in discovering new horizons.
In an address by Kelzang Namgay, Lecturer, Department of Arts and Humanities, Coordinator to the Cultural Unit at Sherubtse College, a brief highlight was given about the Bhutanese culture, enriched with unique customs, traditions, clothing, values, and he also expressed gratitude for the opportunity to explore and learn in collaboration with Fazl Ali College.
There were cultural showcases: “Boedra: Traditional Bhutanese Dance” by Sherubtse College and a folk fusion song “Waro Rang” by FACSU.
During a later session, T Senka Ao, Padmashree Awardee, facilitated the “Cultural Workshop at Ketsangriju: An Indigenous Skills Training Centre.” The evening ended with a “Hostel Campfire Nite” hosted by FAC Hostel Committee.
(Page News Service)