Panorama India is a not-for-profit umbrella organization to help unite various Indian cultural associations and groups, project a common identity based on their Indian heritage, and celebrate Unity in Diversity. It was established in 1999 with the support from Consulate General of India, Toronto. Consul General of India, Toronto is the honorary patron of Panorama India.
Panorama India provides a platform for all Indian cultural associations, groups, and individuals to exhibit and showcase their arts and culture. Panorama India fosters a better understanding between India and Canada and is proud to build bi-lateral relations with India and Canada through culture.
Panorama India’s mandate revolves around 3 pillars Celebrate, Collaborate and Educate.
- Celebrate India and India’s rich culture and heritage
- Expose Canadians to Indian culture through various celebrations during the year and generate a better understanding and appreciation of our people
- Promote Indo-Canadian Diaspora – Volunteer Service Awards, Panorama Idol, Samman Awards, Math Champion
- Dynamic showcase of the pertinent issues of the time and recognizing those in our diaspora that contribute
- Provide positive encouragement and exposure for our membership through our activities.
- Work with Governments and their Agencies here and in India
- Unite our people by promoting a better understanding of our diverse cultures respect each other
- Participate in mainstream activities by working with other diaspora organizations in GTA and in Canada
- Become the Go-To cultural organization for our members and for Canadians
- Conduct educational seminars at Schools and Universities throughout Ontario
- Develop literature to foster multi-cultural spirit and promote greater understanding of diversity with focus on the Indian sub-continent.
- Conduct contests such as Panorama Idol, Mathletics, Bridge Building