Qawwali Performance by Fareed Ayaz

Enjoy the best of Mystic Music from the Sub-continent and support Charity for the Internally Displaced People of Swat.

The top performers of the art of Qawwali, the best known form of mystical and Sufi singing and music being performed in Geneva on 26 June 2009 at the Cinema Hall of ILO, Avenue Appia. The performers are Fareed Ayaz, Abu Mohammad and party, who represent an unbroken chain of Mystic Music going as far back as 730 years. They sing the poetry of the greatest of mystic poets from the Middle-east and south Asia, in Urdu, Persian, Arabic, Punjabi, Saraiki, Bhojpuri and other local dialects of the sub-continent. They have enthralled audience all over the world and have performed in Geneva in 2008 to a full house. They have won numerous national and international awards.

The proceeds of the gate money will go to the Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in the North-western Pakistan. You are all kindly requested and urged to buy the ticket, come and enjoy the high quality performance and the unique mystical experience. However, in case, you have another prior engagement on that particular evening, please contribute towards the plight of the people displaced due to the terrorist activity by purchasing the ticket and informing the organizers so that they can re-sell the ticket and raise funds for the IPDs.

The tickets are priced at CHF 40, which is the bare minimum to procure weekly basic food requirement for a family of five.

Venue: Cinema Hall of ILO, 4 route des Morillons, Geneva
Time: 6-10 pm

For the tickets, please contact:
Naveed Sadozai: 079 500 6566
Syed  I.M. Nayyar: 078 740 7570
Faizan Ul Haq: 076 581 6333
Ameer Shaheed: 078 751 3816

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