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Guldasta-e-Urdu

October 8, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Gyaan Adab invites you to

Guldasta-e-Urdu

Celebrating the legend of Umrao Jaan

Curated by – MRS. NASIMA MERCHANT

An evening to reminisce Umrao Jaan, the legend celebrated by the very first Urdu novel Umrao Jaan Ada by Mirza Hadi Ruswa and the film by Muzaffar Ali. Join us to discuss the novel and the film and experience the magic of Ghazals from the film performed by Pushpita Rath and Jawad Askari.

ABOUT THE SINGERS

PUSHPITA RATH

Pushpita Rath has been actively associated with the Pune Music Circles for the past 15 years as a vocalist, compere, organizer and teacher of Hindustani Classical music. She holds a first-class Sangeet Visharad degree from the prestigious Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Mumbai. She has also performed in Pune, Mumbai, Bhubaneswar and Delhi.

JAWAD ASKARI

Jawad Askari, an Iranian by origin, was born and brought up in Mumbai. He is a writer, poet, singer, actor and a compere. He has worked as a translator in Urdu and Persian in Hong Kong for 14 years. More recently, he acted in an Indo-Iranian film – ‘Salaam Mumbai’. He performs ghazal shows in public and at private mehfils.

Date: 8th October, Saturday

Time: 5.30 PM.

Donation Pass – 100/-

 

Details

Date:
October 8, 2016
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Gyaanadab Center
Gyaan Adab Centre, Kalyani Nagar
Pune, Maharashtra 411006 India
Phone:
020 6521 7333
Website:
http://www.gyaanadab.org
Nityaasha Foundation