The biggest Urdu festival, Jashn-e-Rekhta, is back with its third installment. Jashn-e-Rekhta is a three-day long grandiose event, celebrating Urdu language, literature, and culture. This exhilarating bring back to life the immortal and beautiful cultural heritage associated with the Urdu language.
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- Jashn-e-Rekhta, the Urdu festival, hosts an array of distinguished poets, authors & artists, such as Prasoon Joshi, Irfan Habib, Dr. Kumar Vishwas and several others.
- The Jashn has curated live performances, recitations, dastangoi, musical renditions, mushaira, dramas, panel discussions, film screenings & interactive sessions.
- An Urdu Bazaar, Book Exhibition, Calligraphy Workshop, Children’s Corner, Book Launches and multiple other open-air events are also scheduled at the festival.
- That you do not forget to devour in the authentic flavors of India including Kashmiri, Deccani, Hyderabadi, Lucknavi, Mughlai & Purani Dilli cuisines at the Urdu Festival.
Take yourself on a wonderful celebration of love, literate and delicacies, bestowed upon by the rich cultural heritage of Urdu.
So, register yourself here for free entry!
When: 17th- 19th February 2017
Where: Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Janpath