PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS :

  • Guests/Dignitaries planned and proposed to be invited:

    His Excellency, The Honorable President of India

    The Honorable Prime Minister of India

    Nobel Laureates His Majesty the Dalai Lama and Mr. Kailash Satyarthi


    An overview of various programmes and events of the forthcoming Centenary celebrations of the Asom Sahitya Sabha (74th bi-annual Convention) proposed to be held from February 1, 2017 to February 5, 2017 is given below:

     

    Representatives' Meet

     

    Open meeting

     

    Litterateurs' Convention

     

    Seminar

     

    Poets' Convention

     

    National Level History Convention

     

    National Level Convention on Philosophy

     

    Reconstitution of the Executive of Asom Sahitya Sabha

     

    Convention of Children and Youth

       

    Diverse Cultural Programmes :

       

    a)

    Arrangements for exhibition of cultural diversity/extravaganza of various states of India

       

    b)

    Exhibition of cultural diversity/extravaganza of Northeast India

       

    c)

    Exhibition of cultural diversity/extravaganza of traditional and indigenous cultural traits/properties of tribes en masse of Assam

       

    d)

    Programme for renowned artistes/singers of Assam: Old and New

       

    e)

    Enacting of Plays and "Bhaona", the unique creation of Shri Sankardev

       

    f)

    Programmes for those who have represented Assam in the national/international for and won accolades and laurels and made the state proud

     

    Cultural Procession/s

     

    One National Level Book fair where nearly 500 odd Publishers and Booksellers are expected to take part

     

    A large number of exhibitions centered on the progress of works and development activities taking place across the country is also being organized

     

    A platform is being mulled by the Organizers to make allowances for participation of various Private Sector enterprises/Industries who shall get the privilege of showcasing the qualitative edge of their products and services

     

    Arrangements are in place for trade fair/s. Commercial establishments will get adequate facilities/opportunities to sell their products by taking part in this fair

     

    Arrangements for publication/publishing of about hundred Books of varied literary flair and flavor