Archive: GulDasta-E-Urdu

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Faiz Aur Unki Shayari


Faiz Ahmad Faiz was a Pakistani leftist poet and author, one of the most celebrated writers of the Urdu language and was nominated for a Nobel Prize in Literature and won the Lenin Peace Prize.

Mitesh sharma spoke about the life of Faiz. Ruksana Mushtaque Jamadar sang and discussed some of his prominent nazms and Shamshad Jaleel Shad will discussed Faiz’s shayari.

Date: Thursday, 28th Feb

Time: 6 PM

Entry free


Date – Saturday, 14th January
Time – 6 PM 8 PM
Donation pass – 100/-

An evening celebrating Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib, whose ghazals have left an indelible mark on the world of Urdu literature.

Saaz – Pune’s distinguished group of musicians will present a concert featuring some of the famous ghazals by Mirza Ghalib.

About the Performers

The specialty of Saaz is to present the Ghazals in the most traditional form and with the least number of instruments so as to carry the richness of Urdu poetry to the ‘Soul’ of the audience.

Singers: Dr. Shashikala Shirgopikar, Shruti Karandikar and Gayatri Sapre Dhavale
Tabla: Arun Gawai
Harmonium: Devendra Bhome
Compere: Dr Sunil Keshav Deodhar .

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