As the dawn of 2023 unfolds, India is set to host a myriad of events that promise to shape the socio-political, economic, and cultural landscape of the nation. From global summits to cultural extravaganzas, here are the top events in 2023 in India, that will captivate and define the year.
The 18th G20 Heads of State and Government Summit will be the pinnacle of a year-long series of G20 processes and meetings. Set against the backdrop of New Delhi, this summit will bring together world leaders to discuss and deliberate on pressing global issues, shaping the course of international relations.
The Indian Travel Exhibition, hosted at the Manpho Convention Centre in Bengaluru, will be a traveller's delight. Showcasing diverse destinations encompassing pilgrimages, adventures, culture, heritage, beaches, and hills, this expo is a celebration of India's rich tapestry of experiences.
As democracy takes centre stage, nine states are slated to go to the polls in 2023. From the scenic landscapes of Tripura to the vibrant streets of Rajasthan, these elections will play a pivotal role in shaping regional governance.
The routine cycle of Rajya Sabha elections will witness seats up for grabs in Goa, Gujarat, and West Bengal. As members retire, these elections will contribute to shaping the legislative landscape of the Upper House.
India, as the Chairman of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), will host the next summit, coinciding with the G20 Summit. This platform will spotlight India's economic prowess, trade capabilities, and diplomatic endeavours, projecting the nation on the global stage.
The Yelahanka Air Force Station in Bengaluru will witness the biennial Aero India, a spectacular air show and aviation exhibition. Organised by the Ministry of Defence, this event will showcase cutting-edge aerospace technology and innovation.
Jaipur International Film Festival (January 7-11)
Indian Film Festival Bhubaneswar (January 23-29)
Mumbai International Film Festival (May 29 - June 4)
Unreal Film Fest (March 19)
International Theatre Festival, Kerala (February 5-14)
A cinematic feast awaits as film festivals unfold, bringing together filmmakers, artists, and cinephiles to celebrate the magic of storytelling on the silver screen.
Jaipur will host a mega trade fair, featuring a diverse array of foreign and Indian products. From lifestyle and electronics to handicrafts and handloom, this event will be a shopping extravaganza facilitated by the participation of governments, PSUs, and ministries.
The Auto Expo, a marquee event for automobile enthusiasts, will unfold at two locations. From cutting-edge vehicles to groundbreaking components, this expo will showcase the future of mobility and innovation.
As per the approval by the UN, 2023 will be celebrated as the International Year of Millets. India's proposal to the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) highlights the significance of millets in promoting nutrition, sustainability, and agricultural diversity.
As India witnesses the unfolding of top events in 2023, the nation finds itself on the brink of a dynamic year. A convergence of global interactions, cultural celebrations, and democratic processes is shaping the narrative and destiny of the country.