— posted by Shweta Chourasia under Event (Worldwide)
The All Inida Sufi & Mystic Music Festival organised by Mumbai cultural organistaion Banyan Tree Event is back across India. This is one of the biggest sufi music festival and it is held in Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Pune and Hyderabad between November and March.
This festival was started in 2001 by the director of Banyan Tree Events Mahesh Babu and Nandani.
"Ruhaniyat" means Soulfulness. This festival features the best of maestros in Classical, Folk and Sufi music, discovered from the core of Indian Villages, Turkey, Egypt, Syria etc.
Musician from various parts of India- Sufi qawwals, mystic musicaians performs at festival. The Performaers going to perform this year are :-
Parvathy Baul, Warsi Brothers, Ateeq Hussain Khan, Jari Sufi compositions of Azan Fakir of Manipur. Hafiza Begum Chaudhary, Kabir Prahlad Tippania form Devas in Madhya Pradesh, Jagar music by Rakesh Bhatt, Vithal Rao etc.
Date & Venue:
19th Nov 2011, Purana Quila, Delhi
26th Nov 2011, Horniman Circle Gardens, Fort, Mumbai.
27th Nov 2011, Horniman Circle Gardens, Fort, Mumbai.
3rd Dec 2011, Tollygunge Club Ltd., Deshapran Sasmal Rd, Kolkata.
10th Dec, 2011, Jayamahal Palace Hotel 1, Jayamahal Road, Shivaji Nagar, Bangalore.
4th Feb, 2012, Empress Botanical Gardens, Fatima Nagar, Pune