Bollywood veterans Paresh Rawal and Hema Malini were the special guests at the event that marked The Global Delphic Movement in Maharashtra with the launch of the official logo of the Delphic Council of Maharashtra at the Raj Bhawan!
As the Hon’ble Governor of Maharashtra Shri Bhagat Singh Koshyari unveiled the official logo of Delphic Council of Maharashtra on 21st August 2021 in the premises of Raj Bhawan, the time has been recorded in the pages of history of the launch of a program of the Delphic Movement where Sahil Seth IRS, President of the Delphic Council of Maharashtra presented a memento to the Hon’ble Governor Shri Bhagat Singh Koshyari.
The Delphic Games were born in ancient Greece 2500 years ago as the twin-sister of the Olympic Games. They are to Arts & Cultures what Olympic Games are to physical sports. In the past, India has participated in 3 editions of the Delphic Games in various countries and bagged gold and silver medals in South Korea and Malaysia.
Logo and identity of the Delphic Council of Maharashtra symbolizes “WATER” as metaphor of Peace through the arts, as exemplified by the Delphic Games from the ancient times.
The International Delphic Movement is a non-government, non-profit, non-political, non-sectarian, non-religious organisation. It is the only such platform in the world to nurture and promote Arts and Cultures as a means to peace and harmony amongst peoples and races.
Classical dance exponent, actress and Hon’ble Member Parliament, Hema Malini, actor and Chairperson of the National School of Drama, Paresh Rawal attended the unveiling ceremony as the Guest of Honour and Special Guest respectively. Industrialist Yash Birla, actress Bhagya Shree and other eminent personalities including Salim – Sulaiman, Shreyas Talpade, Ganesh Acharya, Hafeez Contractor, Bosco-Caesar, Tejaswini Kohlapure along with Ramesh Prassanna, Indian Delphic council representative and other officials of the Delphic Council of Maharashtra also attended the ceremony.
The Delphic Games are only-of-a-kind, global common floor for the dialogue of arts and encounter of cultures. They are organised around the world every 4 years by the International Delphic Council based in Berlin and have travelled to 8 countries and counting. They represent six major Arts categories – Musical Arts and Sounds, Performing Arts, Language Arts, Visual Arts, Social Arts and Ecological Arts & Architecture with hundreds of sub-categories and genres and give a platform for artists across art forms, art lovers and various stakeholders.