Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan released the website & logo of Vasantholsavam 2018
Vasantholsavam will be held from 7th to 14th of January and is organised
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan released the website & logo of Vasantholsavam 2018. Vasantholsavam will be held from 7th to 14th of January and is organised as a part of the Loka Kerala sabha. Its venues will be Kanakakkunnu Palace, Nishagandhi & Sooryakanthi Auditorium.
‘Vasantholsavam-2018’ will be organized by the Department of Tourism and Agriculture, as part of the Kerala Government’s Loka Kerala Sabha, between January 7 and 14, 2018.
As part of the festival, a flower show, a medical plants fair, agri-products fair, exhibition and sale of value-added natural products, and farming equipment would be organised. These apart, showcasing of adivasi settlements, sacred groves of Kerala, honey fair, food festival and aquashow, will be a part of ‘Vasantholsavam-2018.’
The flower show, which will be organized on the aegis of the Kerala Science, Technology and Environment Council, will bring to the Vasantholsavam venues an array of more than 10,000 varieties of flowers, and herbs. Apart from decorative flowers and plants, the exhibition will also offer flower decoration sessions. Besides, the festival will also display the fast disappearing sacred groves of Kerala, bonsai trees, rare orchids, carnivorous plant species and more.
A variety of competitions will also be a part of the festival. Contests on plant decoration, garden techniques, flower plants, anthuriums, orchids, and rose varieties have been lined up.
The competitions will also include items like flower arrangement, vegetable carving, bouquet-making, and a ‘Pushparani’ contest. The competitions will be separate for students, professionals and others.