A Cultural Extravaganza Celebrating Bihari Heritage at ITCC, Bangkok

A Cultural Extravaganza Celebrating Bihari Heritage at ITCC, Bangkok

Bangkok, Thailand – On September 30, 2023, the Bihari Diaspora took center stage at the India Thailand Chambers of Commerce (ITCC) in Bangkok, Thailand, where they hosted an unforgettable cultural event. The evening, which saw over 100 enthusiastic attendees, became a vibrant tapestry of Bihari traditions, delectable culinary delights, and mesmerizing artistic performances.

The Bihari Diaspora, in a celebration of its rich cultural heritage, hosted a spectacular cultural event on September 30, 2023, at the (Bangkok)

The event featured a diverse range of cultural presentations, including:

  1. Traditional Dances and Songs: Attendees were transported to the heart of Bihari culture as they witnessed traditional dances and folk songs that filled the room with energy and spirit.
  2. Folk Songs: Soul-stirring folk songs reverberated through the venue, capturing the essence of rural Bihari life and heritage.
  3. Ramayan Ballet Dance: An awe-inspiring performance by artists from SVCC left the audience spellbound with their masterful portrayal of the epic Ramayana.
  4. Spiritual Talks: Distinguished guest speakers from the Sikh, Jain, and Buddhist communities delivered insightful speeches, fostering an environment of interfaith unity and cultural exchange.
  5. Bihari Cultural Showcase: An exhibition of Bihari culture, education, yoga (including the Bihar School of Yoga), spiritual heritage, and cuisine immersed guests in the rich traditions of Bihar.
 Ramayan balle dance by artist from SVCC

The event was marked by enthusiastic participation from the Bihari community, with both artists and spectators contributing to the sense of unity and celebration. Each performance received an enthusiastic response from the audience, underlining the event’s role as a bridge to the heart of Bihari culture.

Distinguished guests included Mr. Mutthu Ramchandran, Counselor at the Indian Embassy, and Sri Chaitanya Prakash, Director of SVCC. Representatives from various other communities and the esteemed Padma Shri Dr. Chirapat added significance to the occasion, emphasizing the event’s role in promoting cultural diversity and harmony.

The cultural event had several positive impacts on the community. It provided a platform for showcasing the talents of Bihari people, enabling them to share their culture with others. It also kindled community spirit, fostering unity, and raised awareness of Bihari culture, thereby educating others about this rich and vibrant heritage.

In conclusion, the Bihari Diaspora’s cultural event at ITCC was an unequivocal success, uniting the community in a shared celebration of its cultural roots. The exceptional participation and support from our community were truly remarkable. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who contributed to making this event a resounding success. The Bihari Diaspora eagerly looks forward to hosting more cultural events in the future.