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Orange City Literature Festival

A literary festival usually features a variety of presentations and readings by authors, as well as other events, delivered over a period of several days, with the primary objectives of promoting the authors' books and fostering a love for literature and writing. Our festival aims to provide an enthralling experience to the society by this celebration of literature. This Festival will involve eminent personalities from the field of their expertise , who can walk us through the various paths of their literature experience. In the first year of this initiative, the festival is to be organized for 2 days i.e on the 5th and 6th December - 2019.

This event is being organized by SGR Knowledge Foundation in association with G H Raisoni University and Powered by Raisoni Group of Institutions at Chitnavis Centre which is a throbbing Center of cultural activities in the heart of Nagpur. This event is self-financed and entry for the participant is totally free. We shall be involving prominent agencies and personalities to provide Media Support, Venue Support, Hospitality support, etc.

The intent of this festival is to involve Poets, Writers, Actors, Journalists, personalities etc who will interact in English, Hindi and Marathi and Bengali to share their work and enlighten us with their ideas about literature and culture with talks, panel discussions, book signings, book readings, etc, during the course of this festival. Various workshops on literature and contests will also be a part of the festival.

The gathering of these intellectuals during this festival will add value to the initiative. They will surely give an insight to the attendees to contemplate on and to discuss various topics in different languages - on literature, and life.

We have joined hands with Crossword as our bookstore partner.

The Organizing panel comprises of eminent people who are actively promoting cultural activities in Nagpur.

Chairman - RGI Mr. Sunil Raisoni and Founder of the Lit Fest,


Mrs. Varsha Shashank Manohar – President Women's Home Trust, Nagpur,

Dr. Rajan Welukar – Ex VC Mumbai University,

Dr. Radhakrishan Pillai – Renowned Author,

Mr. Ashutosh Ram Shewalkar – Businessman Author and Social Contributor.

Orange City Literature Festival