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Kala Sanskriti Vikas Yojna

Kala Sanskriti Vikas Yojna:

The Ministry of Culture has launched a Scheme of Financial Assistance for the Development of Buddhist/Tibetan Culture and Art under “Kala Sanskriti Vikas Yojna (KSVY)”.

  • Under this scheme, financial assistance is provided to the voluntary Buddhist and Tibetan Organizations including Monasteries engaged in the propagation and scientific development of Buddhist/ Tibetan Culture and tradition, located in any part of the country.
  • The quantum of funding is Rs.30 lakhs per year for an organization.
  • KSVY is an umbrella scheme under the Ministry of Culture for the promotion of art and culture in the country. It is a central sector scheme.
  • The ministry implements many schemes under KSVY, where the grants are sanctioned/approved for holding programs/activities.
    • Scheme of Financial Assistance for Promotion of Art and Culture.
    • Scheme of Financial Assistance for Creation of Cultural Infrastructure.
    • Scheme for Safeguarding the Intangible Cultural Heritage, which aims to promote the 13 intangible cultural heritage of India, recognised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).