|Tourism and Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel has inaugurated the first-ever online exhibition on Ramayana. The weblink for the online exhibition is www.nmvirtual.in/Virtual_Tour/Ramayan. Mr Patel addressed a webinar ‘India’s Heritage: Powering Tourism’ on the occasion of World Heritage Day 2021 yesterday. The online exhibition showcases forty nine miniature paintings collections of National Museum, New Delhi from different art schools of India.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Patel said that India has a unique heritage of temples, dance, music, shastras which can not be found anywhere in the world. He said, protecting these invaluable inheritances for future generations is a collective responsibility and requires a renewed focus on community participation and awareness. The Minister said, it is the responsibility of the younger generation to carry forward the task of promoting the vast heritage of the country with proper facts and timelines.