National Youth Festival to begin from 12 January, 2018
The events of the National Youth Festival(NYF) will be inaugurated on 12 January 2018. The Festival will commence on the occasion of birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, the youth icon of India.
The Festival is organised by Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India in collaboration with State Govt. of Uttar Pradesh at Gautam Buddha University, Gautam Budh nagar, Greater Noida from 12th to 16thJanuary, 2018.This is the first time that the National Youth Festival is being organized in NCR. The objective of organizing NYF is to provide a platform to bring the youth of the country together in an attempt to provide them opportunity to showcase their talents in various activities. National Youth Festival (NYF) is the biggest Youth Festival of its kind in the Country. This is the 22nd National Youth Festival. The first National Youth Festival was held in 1995 in Bhopal.
The Theme of the Festival is ‘Sankalp Se Siddhi’, to capitalize on the demographic dividend of young India, to capture the vibrancy and fresh perspective of youth and to pledge to accomplish the Goal of New India.