The ninth annual Sangeet Sammelan, a classical music festival, was held in Ludhiana on Monday on the occasion of the 101st anniversary of the birth of Satguru Jagjit Singh, the former head of the Namdhari sect.
The ninth annual Sangeet Sammelan was held at Gurdwara Shri Bhaini Sahib on Monday on the occasion of the 101st anniversary of the birth of Satguru Jagjit Singh, the former head of the Namdhari sect.
Satguru Uday Singh, leader of the sect, inaugurated the Sangeet Sammelan by lighting the lamp followed by a presentation by Mansa Singh on tabla which was supported by Ganga Singh on dilruba.
Famous Sarangi player Momin Khan Niazi fascinated the audience with his performance. Amidst warm applause from the audience, the famous classical singer Vidushi Kaushiki Charkarborty captivated the audience with her beautiful voice. She was ably supported by Pandit Ajay Joglekar on the harmonium and Pandit Ojas Adhiya at the tabla.
Ragi Balwant Singh and press secretary Lakhveer Singh Baddowal said the music festival is held every year and thousands of music fans attend and savor the performances of the artists spread over 2-3 days.