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One Of The Most Illustrious Urdu Fests, The Jashn-e-Rekhta Will Be Held In February 2017

One of the most celebrated Urdu festivals, Jashn-e-Rekhta just announced dates for their 2017 edition and we’d say, mark your calendars right away! After the fabulous response from the past few editions, this one is set to be bigger and better.

Jashn-e-Rekhta is a two day festival that celebrates the spirit and uniqueness of the Urdu language, literature, art and culture. This festival provides a stage for upcoming as well as established shayars and ghazal singers like Rafaqat Ali Khan, Dara Shikoh and Shamim Hanfi.

Apart from this, some bigger names that take part in this event are Gulzar Saab (wow!) and Nizami Brothers! Woah.

So whether you're a fan of Urdu poetry, shayari or music, this is one event that you really wouldn’t want to miss out on! Go register online and head on over.

When | 17th - 19th February, 2017
Where | IGNCA Grounds, 11 Mansingh Road, Near Andhra Bhavan
Entry | Free
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