Puducherry boasts of a mixture of different cultural streams
Wednesday, August 9, 2023
The President of India Droupadi Murmu said that Puducherry has a mixture of different traditional streams and has carried forward a lively cultural practice, which rejoices the Indian attitude of harmony in multiplicity.
Speaking at a public function rendered in the President’s honor by the Puducherry administration in the course of her first visit to Puducherry after taking office as the President, Murmu said that Tamil, Telugu and Malayalee effects are noticeable in Puducherry. Similarly is the influence of the French, said the President.
The construction, the fiestas and way of life reveal the varied effects mixing together in agreement. The cultural vivacity of Puducherry stems from its vigor from the music and dance arrangements predominant
in Tamil Nadu. The essence of delight is revealed in Masquerade or the mask carnival which is a French custom. In actual fact, Puducherry is an existing bond of alliance between France and India, said the President.
The President said that Puducherry’s spiritual feature makes it a significant center of encouraging yoga. Puducherry sees a large meeting each year to rejoice the global yoga festival.