Indian Art
Indian Folk Dance
Statue of Ganesh Ji
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ARCHAEOLOGY

OBJECTIVES

The State Archaeology is attached to the Language & Culture Department H.P. to achieve the following objectives:

  1. Conducting archaeological explorations and excavations;

  2. Maintenance, conservation and preservation of protected monuments and archaeological sites and remains of state importance;

  3. Chemical preservation of monuments and antiquarian remains;

  4. Architectural survey of monuments;

  5. Epigraphical and numismatic studies;

  6. Training to its officials in Archaeology;

  7. Bringing out archaeological publications;

  8. Horticulture operation in and around ancient monuments and sites.

  9. Implementation and regulation of – “The Himachal Pradesh Ancient and Historical Monuments, Archaeological Site & Remains Act-1976” & “The Himachal Pradesh Ancient and Historical Monuments and Archaeological Site & Remains Rules-1985”.

  10. To implement “The Antiquities and Art Treasures Act, 1972” through Registering Office (A centrally sponsored Scheme).