Arab ki Saria,to commence in New Delhi from 8th to 10th March 2019
The much loved and awaited World Sufi Music Festival: Jahan-e-Khusrau, founded by Muzaffar Ali and held under the aegis of Rumi Foundation returns with its 14th Edition to the New Delhi’s Arab ki Serai on the weekend of 8th to 10th March, 2019.
Founded by artist, thinker, filmmaker and culture aficionado, Muzaffar Ali, Jahan e Khusrau, which was started in 2001 speaks of universal love and has strived to bridge the gap between variedcultures across the globe.
As a continuation in its efforts to sensitize people on the ecological dangers to our water resources, Jahan e Khusrau 2019 will present GANGANAMA, the circle of life, dedicated to the music and the dance of the rivers which have unified mankind and its flowing cultures celebrating the evolution of civilizations on its opening day. It celebrates the ‘Rivers of Love’ which hopes to create awareness and spread love towards our environment. Each day of Jahan-e-Khusrau celebrates various aspects of love – yearning, union and separation.
The forthcoming festival will witness performance by renowned artists like Satinder Sartaaj, Kanwar Grewal, Javed Ali, Minu Bakshi , Roohani Sisters to name a few. There is also a beautiful dance ballad based on the theme by Sanjukhta Sinha and the Kadamb dance troupe.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Muzaffar Ali, the soul and spirit behind the festival said, “The Sufi Way is a way of expressing gratitude. Be it just a smile from deep within or creating a thing of beauty as a source of eternal joy And it is this sense of gratitude that flows like a river of love creating sensitivity for all creations of God – from nature to inanimate things from mountains to trees rivers to oceans”.
The festival is patronized and supported by the DS Puri Foundation, India Glycols Limited, Central Park and Bisleri with Graphisads as the Outdoor Media Partner. The festival is designed and managed by Kotwara