HOME :: Our Mission is to educate, entertain and invoke critical thinking in creating a cohesive environment to work, socialize and function effectively through the medium of Poetry. Our purpose is to establish a new stream of Pluralism poetry in Urdu and Hindi languages - indeed, it is the 2nd most spoken language in the world. Mike Ghouse, Foundation for Pluralism, Studies in Pluralistic societies
Monday, March 2, 2015
Spirit of Urdu festival - Javed Akhtar and Ashok Vajpayee
One of the most elegant websites I have visited, offering every piece of material in three scripts - Roman, Farsi and Devanagri. Please register your name and upload your poetry. One of my favorite topics is up for panel discussion, Urdu aur Hindi, qurbatien aur fasilay. Mike Ghouse www.UrduHindi.net # # #
"This festival is a platform to showcase the world of Urdu through the eyes and experience of its masters. We aim to reach out to both the Urdu speaking and the non-Urdu speaking audience," Sanjiv Saraf, founder of https://rekhta.org/, said in a statement Friday.
and Pakistani writers Intizar Hussain, Javed Akhtar, Ashok Vajpayee, and Nida
Fazli, among others will participate in an Urdu festival in Delhi to celebrate
and explore the spirit of the language.
two-day "Jashn-e-Rekhta" festival will begin March 14 and will bring together 60
renowned personalities from both the countries to celebrate Urdu language
through performances, recitations, dastangoi, musical renditions, mushaira,
dramas, panel discussions, film screenings and interactive sessions.
festival is presented by the Rekhta foundation, which has curated the largest
online anthology of Urdu poetry, and will be hosted at India International