One of the important instrumentalities of preservation of rich cultural tradition of the country is to preserve and promote Guru Shishya Parampara (Master to pupil tradition). EZCC, through this scheme identifies different art forms, where such scheme would be implemented. Folk forms which require nurturing, training in rare folk instruments and difficult classical music and dance forms, rare classical instruments, martial arts and oral traditions in folk and classical art forms.
The training programmes under Guru Shishya Parampara was initiated in the year 2006 by EZCC and 146 art forms had been taken up.
Following training programmes were conducted under Guru Shishya Parampara in the year 2014 – 15: