Khamoro (which means sun in the Roma language) is the largest and most famous professional Roma festival in the world. The festival, which has been organized by the NGO Slovo 21 in Prague since 1999, regularly organizes unique Roma band concerts consisting of groups from all over the world, as well as putting on exhibitions, film events, dance workshops, specialized seminars, conferences, Children day, parade through the city center etc. The foundation of the festival is without a doubt Roma music, which represents an important part of the world's cultural heritage.
The aim of the festival is to show the richness of Roma culture and traditions, which are part of Czech both European and world culture. It contributes to the integration of Roma community into Czech society and development of multicultural society and improve of relations between major society and Roma community through presentation of Roma culture.
Festival is visited by around 10 000 people (Roma and Non-Roma) every year.