Sat18Nov2017Sun19Nov201712:00 PM - 10:00 PMDLF Place, Saket
About Konnichiwa Japan: The Two-day event has been organized by Discover Japan Club in India and World Heritage Academy in support of Embassy of Japan & Japan Foundation in India in association with Discover India Club in Japan to promote cultural collaboration between the two nations.
For this festival first time ever two Sumo Wrestlers (Retd) are flying to India on All Nippon Airways (ANA) “Inspiration of Japan” one of the event sponsors, making it the exclusive USP of the festival. This event has a special performance of Taiko, an ancient Japanese form of percussion using large drums. The two-day festival incorporates Sumo Wrestling, Taiko performance (Japanese Drum), Traditional dance from Okinawa, Undokai (Sports Meeting), FIFA 18 Gaming Competition, Anime Cosplay, Shigin, Japanese Tea Ceremony, Bonsai, Ikebana and Origami to
Japanese Songs by Solo Singer from Japan & Indian children, Japanese contemporary dance, and a Japanese traditional dance are some of the highlights to be performed during the event to showcase the culture of Japan.
The objective of the event is to showcase and introduce Japanese culture to the common Indian people through various performances and cultural lectures. The two-day festival will end on November 19, 2017 ( Sunday) with the final of FIFA 18 PlayStation gaming tournament in which the winner will be getting a trip to Japan with 5 nights’ accommodation along with other Japanese cultural performances. The gaming tournament is presented by PlayStation.