It's Raining Festivals In Delhi! Urdu Fest Jashn-e-Rekhta Is Coming Back To Town This Weekend

City Wire 4 Sept 2017

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One of the biggest Urdu festivals, Jashn-e-Rekhta is coming back with its 4th edition, and all those of you who love shayari, do check out this event! After the fabulous response from the past few editions, this one is set to be bigger and better.

A two-day festival celebrating the spirit and uniqueness of the Urdu language, literature, art and culture, Jashn-E-Rekhta is one festival that we’re so looking forward to! This festival provides a stage for upcoming as well as established shayari and ghazal singers like Rafaqat Ali Khan among others!

Last Year We Saw | Gulzar enchanted us with his beautiful poetry and gripping anecdotes, plus a whole bunch of other eminent personalities, too, were a part of this festival such as Prasoon Joshi, Irfan Habib, Sharmila Tagore, MS Sathyu, Annu Kapoor, Wasim Barelvi, Ashok Chakradhar, Kumar Vishwas, Prem Chopra, Saurabh Shukla, Justice TS Thakur, Nadira Babbar and Salman Khurshid, among many others.

One of our favourites and the biggest highlight for us was Zakir Khan and his inspiring shayari that we totally fell in love with! <3 

So whether you're a fan of Urdu poetry, shayari or music, this is one event that you must drop by at! Their online registrations start on the 7th of September, so bookmark, register and head on over.

Last year their food festival was debuted and now they’ve got some amazing foodie options too, guys!

When | 8th - 10th December
Where | Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, India Gate
Entry | Free
Register Online Here (7th September Onwards) |
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