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Special program on the occasion of 142 anniversary of Sardar Patel

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, popularly known as the Iron Man of India, was born on October 31, 1875. One of the most influential personalities to have fought for Independence and also he was instrumental in uniting more than 500 princely states to Unite India. Sardar Patel lived a simple life and was known for his wisdom and diplomatic skills. 31st October is also observed as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas or National Unity Day.

An  unique digital exhibition titled “United India: Sardar Patel” is also on display at the Centre. The exhibition provides visitors with a range of opportunities to engage with various digital installations to understand the role of Sardar Patel in the Unification of India. The technologies like 3D film (without glasses), Holographic Projection, Kinetic Projection, Oculus based Virtual Reality experience, Brain-wave based interaction, Multi-touch tables, Immersive Audio-Visual experiences, Collective participatory Digital installation, Augmented Reality based interface, Virtual flip-books, Digital Painting, Ek Bharat Pledge on Social Media and Hyper Realistic Period Setting have been used to present the archival documents, create engaging experiences and connect visitors on web. Other than the exhibition and the web portal, a booklet summarizing the story of exhibition and souvenirs for takeaway have also been prepared. The exhibition has around 30 exhibits, employing around 20 different kinds of digital interactions and media experiences.

 Following activities have been planned for visitors from 29th to 31st October 2017.
All are cordially  invited.


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Date and time


a)  Popular Talk on “Sardar Patel as an Integrator and Nation Builder"by Prof. Sanjeev Tiwari, University of Delhi


b)  Popular Talk on “Indianising India: Sardar Patel and National Integration” By Prof. Sunil Kr. Choudhary,  University of Delhi

30th October,2017  10.00 AM


31st  October,2017 10.00AM  


Painting Contest for Art College students.

Canvas Oil Colors, Brushes etc. will be provided by NSC, Delhi

29th to 31st, October,2017

10.00 AM to 3.00PM


Open House Quiz

Prize@ 100/-

Open for all

29th to 31st October,2017

12.00 noon &3.00PM


Guide visit every hour

(Visit to Sardar Patel gallery will be free on these dates)

  29th to 31st October,2017


















Special program on the occasion of 142 anniversary of Sardar Patel Image Gallery