Seventeen tableaux from Gujarat, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Punjab, Tripura, West Bengal, Sikkim, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, National Capital Territory of Delhi and Ladakh were showcased at the parade, depicting the geographical and rich cultural diversity of the country.
Indians abroad celebrate Republic Day amidst COVID-19 pandemic
R-Day Parade: West Bengal tableau showcases Sabooj Sathi scheme
Sabooj Sathi or the Green Companion is a State Government scheme which aims at increasing access to higher education through the distribution of bicycles to all students in classes IX to XII across 12,000 Government and Government-aided schools of West Bengal.
Republic Day parade: Kerala tableau depicts its relationship with coir
On this year's Republic Day parade, Kerala tableau featured state's relationship with coir, a golden fibre obtained from coconut husk.Kerala featured an ecofriendly, biodegradable tableau, which was fabricated in coir, coconut and clay. The tableau also showcased state's traditional knowledge of coir making.
Republic Day Parade: Andhra Pradesh tableau displays Lepakshi temple
The Lepakshi temple built on a low, rocky hill called Kurmasailam is one of the finest examples of the Vijayanagara architectural style.
Republic Day parade: Sikkim tableau displays Pang Lhabsol festival
Sikkim's tableau at the Republic Day parade displayed the Pang Lhabsol festival which is unique to Sikkim, aiming to pay homage to the guardian deity of the state, mountain Kanchenjunga, which is believed to have been protecting the holy land since ages.
Republic Day: UP CM Yogi Adityanath unfurls tricolour in Lucknow
Republic Day parade: Maharashtra tableau depicts its link with 'Bhakti' and 'Shakti'
It displayed the Saints of Maharashtra which highlighted the influence of 'Bhakti Movement' which had brought a great change in the religious beliefs of people in the state, and freed devotion from the shackles of rituals, promoting equality and brotherhood.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar unfurled the national flag in Panchkula today
Our history is long and our connections are many. With each year, we become even closer. The global pandemic has not divided us but has made us appreciate these shared ideals even more
- PM of Australia, Scott Morrison
What wonderful coincidence it's of our history that Jan 26 Australia Day, is India's Republic Day, a national day shared b/w friends. Australia-India share more than national day. We pursue same ideals-democracy, freedom, liberty, diversity, enterprise, opportunity
- Australian PM
Patriotic fervour marks Republic Day celebrations in Jharkhand
Chief Minister Hemant Soren took the salute at the Police Lines in the second state capital Dumka.
Speaking on the occasion, he said that his government was working with dedication to ensure social justice and development in the state.
Republic Day parade: Uttarakhand tableau features Lord Shiva's vehicle Nandi, Kedarnath dham
No entry at Rajpath, no celebrations at school: COVID plays dampener for children's R-day spirit
School children, who turn up in large numbers at the Republic Day parade every year, were confined to their homes this time, hooked to their TV sets to watch the festivities.
Punjab, Haryana join nation in celebrating 72nd R-Day
Punjab Governor V P Singh Badnore unfurled the national flag at a state-level function in Mohali.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh hoisted the tricolour in Patiala, while his Haryana counterpart Manohar Lal Khattar unfurled the national flag in Panchkula, the officials said.
Both Singh and Khattar conveyed their greetings to people on the occasion.
Republic Day parade culminates with a single Rafale aircraft flying at a speed of 900km/hr carrying out a ‘Vertical Charlie’
The ‘Trinetra’ formation comprising of three Su-30MKIs - the three aircraft split outwards and upwards, forming a ‘Trishul in the Sky’
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