Friday, November 25, 2011

Repeat of the Dastan-e Sedition in Delhi

For those who have missed it so far...

a repeat of the Dastan-e Sedition


JNU Forum Against War on People


KC OAT (Kamla Complex Open Air Theater) JNU


Saturday, 26th November, 2011 at 5.30 pm

Performed this time by

Rana Senger and Rajesh Kumar from Bombay

Reviews of the Lahore shows

by Aisha Sarwari in The Friday Times, Pakistan

Intezar Husain Saheb in DAWN

by Sarwat Ali in JANG

And pictures from Aitchison College at

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Ek Shaam Dastangoi aur Zikr-e-Faiz Lahore Mein

As part of the Faiz Centenary Celebrations we're performing Dastangoi and a vignette on Faiz's life and poetry at Ali Auditorium, Ferozpur Road, Lahore at 6pm on Saturday, November 19, 2011.

Entry strictly by invitation only. Invitations available at Faiz Ghar, 126-F, Model Town, Lahore. Tel (042 35835289).

Kindly collect your invitation/s from Faiz Ghar from Saturday 5th November onwards and drop your donations. All donations will go to Faiz Foundation Endowment Fund.

Click here for the facebook event page

Monday, November 07, 2011

Jashn-e-Awadh: Dastangoi

Dainik Jagran Group invites you to a four day cultural festival celebrating Awadh and its culture 'Jashn-e-Awadh,' from November 10 to 13 at Dilkusha Gardens, Military Farm Road, Lucknow.

The event is free and open to all. So, please feel free to extend the invitation to anyone.

We'll be performing Dastans from Tilism-e-Hoshruba on Sunday November 13 at 7 pm. It is always special to return to Lucknow for a performance because these tales had their birth in this grand city only.

Directed by Mahmood Farooqui
Performance by Mahmood Farooqui & Danish Husain

The other events include a Ramlila by Shri Ram Bhartiya Kala Kendra on Nov 10, Qawwali by Sabri Brothers on Nov 11, and a performance by the band Euphoria on Nov 12 at the same venue.