Kokrajhar Literary Festival 2023: The 2nd Kokrajhar Literary Festival is scheduled on 6, 7, 8 Jan 2023 at the Bodofa Cultural Complex in Kokrajhar.
What is Literary Festival?
Before we proceed further, let’s understand what is Literary Festival in general. As per wikipedia, A literary festival, also known as a book festival or writers’ festival, is a regular gathering of writers and readers, typically on an annual basis in a particular city.
In this article, we’ll talk about the literary festival that is annually organized in Kokrajhar city.
Kokrajhar Literary Festival 2023
The BTC govt of the BTR started this kind of literary festival from last year. The Kokrajhar litfest started on 2021-22 and this year, it’ll be the 2nd time. It’s the biggest literary festival of the Bodoland.
Why Kokrajhar Literary Festival?
Every event has a purpose, in the same way there is a purpose of organizing this mega literary festival in Kokrajhar by the BTR government. The following details are the ones why the literary festival is needed in the Bodoland and how it’ll immensely beneficial to the poets, writers, artists, and many others who sees the positive side of this Lit fest program.
- To disseminate Peace and Love
- To celebrate Unity in diversity
- Promotion of Bodoland Territorial Region
- To present Kokrajhar as a City of Peace
- To showcase the Gaurang River as a symbol of peace.
- Promotion of various languages and dialects
- Exposure of young poets with the renowned poets and philosophers
- Development of intellectual culture
- To promote writers and artists
In general, the Kokrajhar LitFest aims at promoting peace & harmony in society through the free, unimpeded exchange of literary ideas.
Why Participate Kokrajhar Literary Festival?
Here a few words on upcoming 2nd Kokrajhar literary festival 2023 from the prominent experts in their field.
1. Mr. Krishna Gopal Basumatary, Director, Upendra Nath Academy, Kokrajhar, BTR, Assam.
2. Mr. Raju Kr. Narzary, Executive Director, NERSWN
3. Prof. Indira Boro, Bodoland University
4. Dr. Subung Basumatary, Registrar, Bodoland University
5. Anjali Basumatary, Kokrajhar Government College, Kokrajhar
6. Kamal Bodosa, Kokrajhar Govt College, Kokrajhar
7. Urkhao Gwra Brahma, Cabinet Minister, Govt. of Assam
8. Prof. Surath Narzary, Ex-Principal of Kokrajhar Govt. College
9. Swmdwn Brahma, Principal of Basic Training Centre, Kokrajhar
10. Dr. Pranab Kr. Singh, Assistant Professor of CIT, Kokrajhar
11. Mr. Gasai Daimary, Singer, Kokrajhar
12. Dr. Adaram Basumatary, Principal of Girls College, Kokrajhar
The Litfest committe is formed for organizing successfully the Kokrajhar literary festival.
Kokrajhar LitFest Prorgam Details
How to Reach Kokrajhar Literary Festival?
The Address of the Kokrajhar Literary festival is shared below. How to reach the destination?
Address: Bodofa Cultural Complex, Kokrajhar, Bodoland Territorial Region
- Nearest Train Station: Kokrajhar (3.4 km Distance)
- Nearest Train Station: Bongaigaon (45 km Distance)
- Nearest Airport: Rupsi Airport, Dhubri Assam (68 km Distance)
- Nearest Airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (LGBI) (195 km Distance)