Alhamra Literary & Cultural Festival from Friday

EntertainmentAlhamra Literary & Cultural Festival from Friday

LAHORE, Pakistan: A three-day Alhamra International Literary and Cultural Festival will commence from Friday at Alhamra Art Centre, The Mall.

According to the Lahore Arts Council, Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif will be chief guest in the opening ceremony.

In the inaugural session, writers such as Intizar Husain, Masood Ashar and Amjad Islam Amjad will read their papers.

The second session of the day will be on Lahore titled `Lahore Aaj Aaur Kal’ wherein Dr Ajaz Anwar, Kamran Lashari and others will participate.

The second day of the festival has interesting sessions such as Women Fiction Writers, the World of Cartoons, Seraiki Literature, A Tribute to Mehdi Hassan, The Identity of Pakistan in Visual Arts, Balochi and Pashto Literature and the Importance and Rights of Mother Tongue.

The third and concluding day of the festival will also have sessions on different topics such as Hundred Years of Urdu Short Story, Remembering Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and the Film Music.

Source: APP

Mati-Ullah is the Online Editor For DND. He is the real man to handle the team around the Country and get news from them and provide to you instantly.

Must read

Recent News

USD to PKR: USD Dollar Rate in Pakistan Today – 18 July 2024

The US Dollar (USD) was being bought and sold at Rs 279.15 and Rs 280.65 in the Open Market against the Pakistani Rupee (PKR)...

Gold Price in Pakistan Today – 18 July 2024

On Thursday (July 18, 2024), the gold rate for one tola of 24-karat in Karachi, Pakistan, is Rs 249,000.000.It's important to note that gold...

Youm-i-Ashura being observed nationwide with religious solemnity

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Youm-i-Ashura, the 10th of Muharram-Ul-Haram, is being observed on Wednesday across the Country with due solemnity to pay homage to the supreme...
Who is behind Faizabad Dharna?

Who is behind Faizabad Dharna?

Islamabad, Pakistan: Since July 13, 2024, the citizens of Islamabad and Rawalpindi have been facing a chaotic situation as the Faizabad Interchange that connects...

Interior minister reviews security arrangements of central procession of 9th Muharram in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Federal Interior Minister Mohsin Naqvi visited the central procession of 9th Muharram in Islamabad on Tuesday and reviewed the security arrangements...