16 November 2018 Current Affairs: The 15-day Aadi Mahotsav festival is beginning in the national capital Delhi. Briefing media, Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram more than 600 artisans from 23 states will participate in the event.
The theme of the festival is 'celebration of the spirit of tribal culture, craft, cuisine and commerce'.
It will feature exhibition-cum-sale of tribal handicrafts, art, paintings, fabric, jewelry and much more through one hundred stalls.
The highlights of the festival will be a fashion show for tribal textiles and tribal cuisines.