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Dubai, France & other International Countries to celebrate Harela Festival

To send a message of conserving our environment, the eco-friendly Harela festival of Uttarakhand will be celebrated all around the globe. Dubai, France, Finland and other countries where Uttarakhandis are residing will celebrate Harela festival with utmost pleasure.

The International Self-Help Committee has joined the Uttaranchal Regeneration Council and has asked all the Uttarakhandis as well as those living abroad to observe the festival with great mirth. In India itself, the assemblies of different states have been inspired by this and are celebrating Harela to give a message of conserving the environment.

Dubai, France & other International Countries to celebrate Harela Festival

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With the support of various assemblies hailing from different states, Harela festival which will start from July 16 will be celebrated nationwide. Uttaranchal Regeneration Council has requested Uttarakhandis living in different corners of the world to celebrate this festival and also connect the local people with it.

Last year people of 12 countries gave their word to come together for celebrating this festival. This year the committee’s work can be seen in the initial stages only as people have shown their support in their decision of planting around 2.5 lakh trees.

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