Global indian festival
The Global Indian Festival is in its 14th year of operation having successfully grown both in
reputation and impact as a significant event in the Malaysian Calendar of Flagship Events. Many
exciting events have been prepared to make the make the celebration of GIF to be a memorable one
this year. The Festival's vision is to be the iconic festival of place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia;
locally focused and globally noticed.
The link between arts and culture and tourism has been an ongoing inspiration for Malaysian artists
and is starting to create a global reputation as a landmark event in the region.
Being community based the Festival provides opportunities for participants and audience who shop to
explore, have fun and celebrate the uniqueness of the Global Indian Festival. Astro is the official
broadcaster for the event, a smart partnership developed over the last 11 years since the inception
of GIF. This gives Astro a wide platform to promote its programmes and its TV personalities in
selected activities and components of the on ground events in the form of concerts, game shows,
treasure hunts and many other activities.