September 14, 2017 in the Museum of the East, within the framework of the exhibition “Treasures of the Himalayas” a round table devoted to long-term cooperation in the cultural and political spheres between Russia and the countries of the Prigimalish region was held.
The round table is timed to important dates – in 2017 70th anniversary of Russia’s diplomatic relations with the Republic of India was celebrated, and in 2016 60 years of diplomatic relations between our country and Nepal were celebrated.
The welcoming speech was made by the Director General of the State Museum of Oriental Art Alexander Sedov. Also greetings from the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Nepal Mr. Rishiram Ghimire, the director of the Cultural Center named after Nepal, were read out. Jawaharlal Nehru Mr. D. Jaysundar, Vice President of the Society for Cooperation and Friendship with Nepal Vladimir Fedotov and other respected participants of the event.