Global Conference on Traditional Physical Cultures, Sports and Games

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 15 January 2013 - 8:30am to Thursday, 17 January 2013 - 6:00pm
Where: 
India, Amravati
Type of Event: 
Meeting by Member States or Institutions
Contact: 
shdeshpande40@gmail.com; m.faetanini@unesco.org

The aim of this conference, organized by Shree Hanuman Vyayam Prasarak Mandal, a voluntary social institution, in Amravati, Mahrashtra from 15 to 17 January 2013, is to provide an international platform to different countries for exchanging talents, research and development to promote India’s traditional physical culture and sports including Yoga on a global level.

The conference also aims at propagating values of India’s traditional physical culture and sports and to popularize and strengthen “Sports for All” movement globally. This conference is organized with a vision to honor traditional sports and games, an important theme of UNESCO. The conference will also exhibit literature and photographs depicting traditional form of sports and physical exercises.