Embassy of India along with Finnish Indian Society and other regional associations has been organizing India day for last 2 years as one day event showcasing many facets of India’s art, culture, cuisine , handicrafts, Ayurveda and other aspects to the people of Finland. In last 2 editions the event was held in an indoor premises (Cable factory) in Helsinki and saw the participation of 4000-5000 guests. India Day/Intia Päivä is a great event. This year was the edition of India day event on a much larger scale at a very popular and centrally located venue Kaisaniemi park which is just next to central railway station of Helsinki with an estimated audience of over 7000+.
With the efforts of one of the Directors of GGIM, Shri. Avinash Foujdar, one promotional stall was run by GGIM. GGIM has developed unique Adventure Education programmes which can be offered to the people from all over world who are visiting India for some or the other reason. Many adventure and travel enthusiasts visited the GGIM information desk and got introduced to the activities run by GGIM.