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Jashn-e-Rekhta – Urdu’s largest festival 2017
February 17 - February 19| Free
Rekhta Foundation- a non-profit organization presents ‘Jashn -e-Rekhta’, the three annual festival for the promotion of Urdu language and culture.
The event will showcase the multi-faceted nature of Urdu and explores the different elements and range of emotions as manifested through poetry, prose, drama, art, cinema and popular culture and includes performances, recitations, mushairas, panel discussions, debates, film screenings and exhibitions featuring leading writers, poets, artists, litterateurs, journalists and lyricists from India and elsewhere. Since its debut in 2015, the festival has grown to become one of the largest literary and cultural events with a footfall of 85,000 visitors in 2016.
Schedule: Jhashnerekhta Schedule