Festival of Indo-Islamic Art and Literature ‘Jashn-e-Lucknow’ Sir Syed Foundation, London

Time:05:30 pm

When and Where

Date:03 June 2016
Time:06:30 pm
Organizer: ICCR
Location: London

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Sir Syed Foundation is a 'not-for-profit' organisation based in London and aims to foster Indo-British friendship, promote Indo-Islamic art and literature and work for the health and happiness of all.

This unique event is a bouquet of history, poetry and dance portraying the composite culture that prevailed in 19th and early 20th century Lucknow.

Programme: (start at 6.30pm)

Comperes: Ahsan Zafar Zaidi & Irfan Mustafa

  • 1. Tarruf - Introduction by Divya Mathur, 
  • 2. ‘Lucknow Ke Aakhri Nawab’ (The last Nawab of Lucknow) – a PP Presentation by Dr Rosie Llewellyn-Jones MBE
  • 3. Lucknow Aur Lucknaviyat – a PP Presntation by Hilal Fareed
  • 4. Sher-o-Sukhan – Readings of selected works of Lucknow Poets by Ahsan Zafar Zaidi, Mamta Gupta and Hilal Fareed
  • 5. Raqs-0-Nagma – Lucknow style dances by Arunima Kumar
  • 6. Vote of Thanks by Muddassir Syed

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