Jaipur Sufi festival is an annual SAARC nation’s festival that has been created as a unique platform for Scholars, Writers, Artist and Diplomats from across the SAARC countries to come together and explore the ethos of Sufism through intellectual deliberation and artistic expression. The festival thrives to bind our region culturally, bind us to our oriental deep understanding of life and beyond, love and compassion, reconciliation and understanding and respecting the otherness of others and Sufism in one the greatest binding forces.
Five Things To Expect
1. Paper presentation
A showcase of year’s research shedding light on topical issues related to Sufism.
2. Speaker sessions
Panel discussion on Sufism by Influential thinkers, scholars and authors.
3. Sufi Performances
Musical and dance performances to celebrate the art and culture of SAARC countries.
4. Workshops and competitions
Learn the ways of a Sufi from masters or perform your own art piece related to Sufism.
5. Urdu Studio
A mushaira putting forward the true message of Sufism by recitals of nazme, ghazale and sher-o-shayeri.
When: 14, 15, 16 October 2016
Venue: Hotel Diggi Palace, Shivaji Marg, C-Scheme, Jaipur
Organizers: The festival is organised by the FOUNDATION OF SAARC WRITERS AND LITERATURE, ETV NEWS NETWORK and HOTEL DIGGI PALACE.
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