Paragraph, Essay and Speech on “Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR)” Paragraph for Class 9, Class 10, Class 12 Class and Graduate Exams.

Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR)

Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) is a government sponsored autonomous body.

It establishes and promotes cultural relations and exchanges between India and other countries;

Regional offices in Bombay, Calcutta, Madras, Suva (Fiji), Georgetown (Guyana) and San Francisco (USA);

It cooperates with national international organizations in the sphere of culture;

It develops Indian studies abroad; sends abroad exhibitions of art, literature, etc.,

It invites foreign scholars to India for education in their culture;

It organizes summer and holiday camps for foreign students (specially Indian Government scholars);

It organizes cultural functions;

It administers Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding;

It organizes Azad Memorial lectures; presents art objects, books, etc., abroad;

It also holds essay competitions;

Indian Council for Cultural Relations establishes Indian culture centers for Indian students abroad; supplies material in India for foreign educational and allied institutions.

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