Embassy of Israel in India unveils symbolic street-art mural to mark 30 years of India-Israel friendship


New Delhi [India], April 25 (ANI): To mark the 30 years of diplomatic relations between Israel and India, the Embassy of Israel in India unveiled a symbolic street-art mural on Monday in collaboration with Delhi Avenue Artwork to conceive and execute a wall artwork challenge.

Israeli envoy to India Naor Gilon together with Minister of State for Exterior Affairs and Tradition Meenakashi Lekhi unveiled a mural at Connaught Place in Delhi, which depicts and pays tribute to Indian-Jewish actresses who made a mark within the early years of Indian cinema.

Based on a press release issued by the Embassy, the mural is a tribute to the deep-rooted cultural relations between Israel and India.

Through the occasion, Ambassador Naor Gilon stated thanked Meenakashi Lekhi, New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC), and Delhi Avenue Artwork.

“We hope that passersby on this nook will likely be impressed by these characters; girls from a small group who’ve paved a path for different girls to be daring and fearless, and left a mark on what’s immediately, the biggest movie trade on this planet, Bollywood,” the Israeli envoy stated additional.

“This challenge is considered one of a sequence of occasions to mark 30 years of diplomatic relations between India and Israel, however as you possibly can see, the relations between our communities have been sturdy, lengthy earlier than,” he added.

Talking on the occasion, Meenakashi Lekhi stated that this challenge represents the shared historical past and friendship between India and Israel.

“I congratulate the individuals of each nations as collectively we have a good time 75 years of India’s independence and 30 years of our diplomatic relations”, the MoS stated.

The mural was designed by Delhi Avenue Artwork’s founder Yogesh Saini and his crew of artists. It took them seven days to arrange the artwork.

“This mural is the fruition of a number of months of conceptualising, planning and designing. Each India and Israel have been blessed with empowered girls in each skilled area. We’ve got chosen to signify a few of these trendsetting girls from the early days of Indian cinema who introduced the most effective of each cultures to the silver display,” Yogesh Saini founding father of Delhi Avenue Artwork stated on the occasion.

By the paintings, three outstanding Indian-Jewish actresses who made a mark within the Indian cinematic historical past embrace – Esther Victoria Abraham- Pramila, Sulochana – Ruby Myers and Nadira- Florence Ezekiel. (ANI)


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