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Two-day Folk festival begins in Sindh

Amna Ansar Feb 24, 2017
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The two day Sindh Folk Art Festival has begun in Institute of Sindhology, University of Sindh, Jamshoro.

The inauguration ceremony of festival held today. In inaugural ceremony the dhamaal has been held following the form of poetry of Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai “Wayee”. In inaugural ceremony the rhyme of Sachal Sarmast was presented by the well-known singers of the country.

Later, musical instrument â€œKhamaach†was played. Dr. Ishaque Samejo, Director of Institute of Sindhology has presented the welcome speech.

The stalls have been visited by Director of Institute of Sindhology and appreciated the effort. Whereas the popular themes and narratives would be followed during the festival.

Many of the writers, artists, historians and scholars will attend the festival.

The festival will be visited by foreigners as well.

Artists including Noor ul Huda Shah, Muhammad Hanif, Mahtab Akbar Rashdi, Jami Chandio, Abdul Qadir Junejo, Dr. Fauzia Saeed, Dr. Qasim Bughio, Dr. Kaleem Lashari, Saif Samejo, Naseer Mirza, Sasui Palejo, Rasool Bux Dars, Dalbar Jalal, Naz Sahito, Agha Suhail, Muhammad Bux Chang, Abdul Ghaffar Tabassam, Akhtar Dargahi, Zulfiqar Ali Khan, Ghafoor Soomro, Inam Shaikh, Manoj Kumar, Agha Rafique, Dr. Zulfiqar Kalhoro, Dr. Reema Abbasi, Ishtiaque Ansari, Pir Aftab Shah Jeelani, Asad Jamal Pali, Azad Kazi, Nafees Ahmed Nashad, Abdul Jabbar Nizamani, Wasatullah Khan and Javed Bhatti would give their views on the culture and history of the folk festivals.

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