Ravi Kumar from Hyderabad, India – The Pearl City – contributed to the March Newsletter of Global Goodwill Ambassadors:
I thank Richard DiPilla – The GGA Founder and the team for connecting me with the GGA network and I appreciate this commendable initiative which craves for Global peace and understanding.
Located in the heart of peninsular India, our city is also famous for Bangles of Hyderabad.
This city is unique cos of a multi-track Ring Road looking like F1, complemented by an International Airport.
India has a dash of cultural spectrum and the ethnicity and my city reflects same, perfectly.
Leading in the areas of IT, ITES, Pharma, AeroSpace and Biotechnology, people are very friendly, understand and speak English too.
During Holi we experienced a dash of colors splashing across people with no warning. I do not wish you to keep away, but invite the global citizens for that splash spoiling the clothes they wear- Holi, The festival of colors…
[Lyrics by my friend Vanamala in our regional Language Telugu – Holi Song 2018 by Singer Madhu Priya – Vanamala]
India celebrates many festivals with Christians 5%, Muslims 15% and Hindus over 70% of population besides other minorities.