Sufi Sutra International Annual Musical Celebration Kolkata 2012

Sufis, ritual in Khartoum.

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By Indrajit Ghosh Dastidar & Kothakoli Sorkhel  

Calcutta, Feb 4, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Thanks to Banglanatak dot com a social enterprise organizing Sufi Sutra for second consecutive year from 3-5 th February 2012 at Mohar Kunj, Kolkata.

This International Annual Musical Celebration is becoming “The Event “of Kolkata. Sufi singers from West Bengal, Hungary, Morocco, Denmark, Azerbaijan, Delhi, Egypt and Kashmir are participating with their groups.

Inauguration was done by Ustad Amjad Ali khan in presence of representatives from several consulates and huge numbers of Music lovers of Kolkata.

Along with concerts held from 6 P.M. -10 P.M., workshops are held regularly from 11 A.M. – 2 P.M. for creating opportunities for multinational and multicultural exchange.

Bauls and Fakirs from Nadia and Murshidabad gave a mind blowing performance at opening session of Sufi Sutra.

“Sufi Sutra” brain child of Amitabhada , Director Banglanatak dot com is a step towards fulfilling one of the most successful “ Art for Living “ initiative of the organization.

An exhibition cum sale being organized for artisans. Handicrafts across the state is available for sale. 100 Miles an adventure tourism initiative is offering a unique Tour on Cycle from Kolkata to Bangladesh and accepting spot bookings. Another attraction is “Chocolaadu” ,stall offering chocolates and chocolate making class.

All those who has tasted Snacks and Biriyani of Randelda food stall previous year are really Missing it!!  This year there is no food stall inside Moharkunj.

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