We get so many options to communicate and share our thoughts and facts. It is projected to carry forward the idea of Inclusive Learning and explore various issues and dimensions of creating, producing and disseminating content for the readers. Sheikh Fahim Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Executive Chairman of the Department of Government Relations talked about the strong ties between the two nations which goes back to many centuries, and which is growing even stronger by the day. B2B Activities : New Delhi World Book Fair, also provides a platform for B2B activities for publishers from India and abroad. For the first time, an International Disability Film Festival is being organized at the New Delhi World Book Fair, where over 50 documentaries from 27 countries are screened.
A number of panel discussions and events will be organised as part of our programme for the fair. During the Fair, several programmes including discussions, interactions with differently-abled celebrities were organised. Anand Navayana and will see the participation of Nicolas Filicic Éditions Les Belles Lettres , Rebecca Byers Perrin , Sunandan Chowdurhy Sampark , Iti Khurana Oxford University Press India , Shivangi Sharma Oxford University Press India and Teesta Guha Sarkar Pan Macmillan India. We have young adult section, we have Harry Potter. Books like Bapu by F. We publish one book a week.
Besides the many literary and publishing conferences and programmes to be organized during the Fair, it also opens up a gateway to the publishing and intellectual world of South Asia. There is no locker facility at the venue. Books like Bapu by F. This year books for visually challenged people are available here. According to the organisers the fair saw over nine lakh books visitors. The book fair witnessed a gamut of genres catering to various sections of people. Some of the well-known speakers who participated in these programmes include Paralympians like Rajinder Singh Arjun awardee , Manpreet Kaur, Parvinder Singh, Swarna Raj, artists including Siddharth painter , Atul Satya Kaushik theatre , Bant Singh Jhabbar singer and Dipon the Mirror theatre group , Prof.
According to the organisers the fair saw over nine lakh books visitors. He said that Sharjah is home away from home for millions of Indians. Or if you simply want to add an intelligence factor in your drawing room for guests to imagine. During the fair, discussions and conversations with authors, Paralympians and artistes will also be organised. Stuff them on the walls like there is no tomorrow and you have got the look. The guest country is Sharjah. A display of books for the visually challenged readers was put up by the All India Confederation of the Blinds.
The Trust has been trying to make the books available to the people at their doorsteps through mobile exhibitions. Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! Therefore, the Theme Pavilion at Hall number 7 of the book fair focused on encouraging reading for people with sight or ear impairment, autism, anxiety problems, attention deficit or hyperactivity disorder. Hindi and English editions of 'Bibi Fatima and Her Sons', authored by Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi, the ruler of Sharjah, will also be released at the inaugural event. Yes, four books for Rs 100. Despite the growing digitalization, the demand for books has not decreased.
There will be steel railings, wheelchairs as well as volunteers and sign language interpreters for them. The pavilion has been decorated with specially designed panels on tactile and silent books. The ones on the table here are going at Rs 100 per four titles. The Theme Pavilion is disabled-friendly and has been designed keeping in mind the needs of persons with special needs. So we are displaying around 500 titles. There will be an information counter at Gate No.
Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines. Along with various performances by children, where a play was performed by the students of Punjabi Islamia School, on the importance of Girl Child Education. A special career counselling session for persons with special needs will also be organized. Another project to watch out for is a translation of 57 Arabic language books, which will be made available in Hindi, something she hopes facilitates a better understanding of Arabic writing styles, literary roots and culture. We have Quran in about 20 Indian and International languages combined. To mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, an exhibition of books on and by Gandhi and his associates will also be put up at the book fair. Sharjah today is viewed as a cultural and literary hub of the region, and has been able to build itself the reputation of a cultural capital due to the vision and longstanding efforts of H.
It will be inaugurated by Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. A delegation of writers, publishers and scholars like Habib Ghulom, Mohammed Bin Jarsh, Abdulla Al Hadeya, Tamer Said Kalimat Group Publishing , Jamal Al Shehhi Kuttab blshng House , among others are participating in the Fair. There will be three special Corners which include International Events Corner Hall No. In addition, theme-based kiosks by Microsoft, special photo-exhibition, panels and posters on the Theme will also be put up. The culture of reading in India is increasing day by day. Welcoming Sharjah — the Guest of Honour this year at the Book Fair — Shri Javadekar said that the ties between the two nations go back a long time. We Care International Disability Film Festival : One of the major highlights of the theme presentation is We Care International Disability Film Festival.
So far it has organised more than 11,000 mobile exhibitions throughout the country including the North-eastern states. Besides a number of volunteers and sign-language interpreters will be there for help. On the final day, a discussion on different aspects of literature and culture of Himachal Pradesh was organised at Lekhak Manch. Ranthambore School of Art is an art school, exhibition and gallery all in a small single story house. For the first time, an International Disability Film Festival is being organized at the New Delhi World Book Fair, where over 50 documentaries from 27 countries are screened. Tickets are also available online at and also at select Metro Stations in Delhi. Fiction, Non-Fiction, Books for children, Art, Fashion, Lifestyle, Comic Books and Graphic Novels, Photography, Cookbooks and a lot more will be on offer when you come to the French Pavilion! We will deliver the books at your doorstep.