The Lotus Bazaar is the South Asian version of the Asian Heritage Foundation’s [AHF] flagship market development package. It is conceived for deserving artisans, Cooperatives, cultural enterprises, designers and micro credit organization’s design led initiatives to narrate their stories of achievements and future aspirations through an evocative scenographic experience.
The bazaar is conceived to act as the crucible of culture and commerce, a space to believe, buy and belong. The Bazaar host selected few from 9 South Asian countries. The merchandise display is the collective expression of diverse cultural enterprises from all over South Asia, organized to combat illiteracy, unemployment, gender inequality, natural calamities and conflict.
The AHF has previously organized “lotus bazaar” in Washington DC’s Mall as part of the Silk Route festival, in Barcelona as part of the “Forum of Culture”, at India Gate in Delhi as part of Festival of Federalism”.
The 2015 Lotus Bazaar will be held from 28 March to 31 March 2015 at Delhi. ”Celebration of time honored skills of South Asia as the means of conflict resolution” is the theme for 2015 Lotus Bazaar.
On that note, Conserve India is really honored to be part of 2015 Lotus Bazaar