On November 9, within the celebration of the Day of National Unity, the RCSC in Chennai hosted the Festival of National Cuisine of the Peoples of the Commonwealth of Independent States. It was organized by the Association of Russian Compatriots from Chennai.
At the opening of the event, the Consul General of the Russian Federation in South India Mr. Oleg Avdeev and the Director of the RCSC Mr. Gennadii Rogalev warmly wished everybody on the Day of National Unity.
The compatriots prepared dishes from different regions of Russia and the CIS countries, and also spoke about every culinary masterpiece. All participants of the festival were able to enjoy the concert, which was prepared by the students of the ballet school studio at the RCSC, and also got acquainted with the exhibition dedicated to the 145th anniversary of Nicholas Roerich, which was prepared by The State Museum of Oriental Art (Moscow) and the Chitrakala Parishath Gallery (Bangalore) with the support and coordination of the RCSC Chennai.
The event was held in a warm and friendly atmosphere. All participants of the festival received souvenirs.