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Jashn-e-Rekhta UK – Online Festival
September 5, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – September 6, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
Jashn-e-Rekhta UK is an immersive event experience that combines a finely curated programme of artistic facets of Urdu culture & heritage. It celebrates, for the first time in the UK, the composite culture of South Asia through this unique language.
The two-day cultural event is a virtual re-creation of the Jashn-e-Rekhta festival. It brings together an unparalleled digital archive of art forms including Poetry (Mushaira), Literature, Storytelling (Dastangoi), Ghazals, Sufi music, Qawwali, Dance & Drama.
The virtual platform offers a lobby and help desk, multiple auditoriums, a rekhta bazaar, a resource centre with digital literature, live chat, Q&A, polls and much more.
Let us embrace the glory of Urdu.