The 2016 SAARC Sufi festival will be held in which of the following countries?

The 2016 SAARC Sufi festival will be held in which of the following countries?
[A]India
[B]Maldives
[C]Afghanistan
[D]Pakistan

India
The 3rd edition of the SAARC Sufi festival will be held at the Diggi palace in Jaipur from October 14-16, 2016. The event is being organized by SAARC Writers and Literature (FOSWAL). In it, SAARC Sufi scholars, poets, Sufi musicians, singers and dancers and performers will participate excluding Pakistan. The festival would be a melange of Sufi dance and music performances, poetry, book readings, book launches and interactive sessions. The topics like Sufism and its inter religious links, Sufi-Bhakti harmony, promoting sufi tenets for world peace, teachings of Sufism and application in today’s life, women in Sufism, etc will be discussed.

Categories:

Download GKToday's Android App for Current Affairs updates and quizzes.

Comments