Three-day Mata Kaushalya Mohatsav concludes in the presence of Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel

Chief Minister inaugurates tourism cafe for tourists at Mata Kaushalya Dham

‘Women Empowerment’ was the theme for the first Mata Kaushalya Mahotsav

Raipur(| The three-day Mata Kaushalya Mahotsav, with the theme “Women Empowerment”, concluded in the presence of Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel at Chandkhuri on Monday. Renowned artists from Chhattisgarh and other parts of the country showcased cultural performances throughout the event, which was filled with faith and devotion.

On Republic Day earlier this year, Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel had announced the celebration of Mata Kaushalya Mahotsav in the state, aiming to promote art, culture, and tourism, support women’s empowerment, protect active folk artists, and promote and support existing art groups. The Mahotsav marks the glory of Mata Kaushalya’s birthplace Chandkhuri at a global level.

Tourist cafe inaugurated

In line with this, the tourism department established a tourist cafe on the temple premises, which was inaugurated by the Chief Minister during the event. The cafe will offer millet-based products and Chhattisgarhi cuisine, providing devotees and tourists alike with a taste of local cuisine.

Stalls by SHGs reflected Chhattisgarh’s culture

Furthermore, nine stalls were set up for the sale of products produced by women’s self-help groups, providing a glimpse of Chhattisgarh’s culture and reflecting the Chief Minister’s aim to empower women.