Travelling for music festivals is like attaining cultural paradise. While preparing for such music festivals you should be prepared for some more adventures things such as: Meeting new people, exploring new surroundings, various cultural experiences. Soaking the new taste of music according to the surroundings will be more unique.
Are you preparing for such a new kind of music shoe so please read the whole blog and you will surely want to be a part of this show!
World sacred spirit festival
Under the aegis of Mehrangarh Museum Trust, the five-day World Sacred Spirit Festival will start from Friday. However, Anatolia’s band Tele Turner started the festival by giving their performance with non-dance at Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park. There will be several programs in 4 places in Mehrangarh for the next three days. This time, more than 100 artists from 10 countries will present a spectacular confluence of Sufi notes and dances on stage through various presentations at the festival.
Group of 40 artists from India and abroad will give a special presentation on Meera Bai’s devotional music.
Words of the Director-
Festival director Alan told that through this festival which has been going on for almost 12 years, not only the richness of Rajasthani music has reached the world but also has made the untouched music of many countries feel. In this, more than 100 artists from 9 countries including India, Iran, France, Argentina, Algeria and Spain will perform to present the traditions and heritage of different times.
Performances in the festival:
These include MANGANIYAR CHILDREN, Farook Ahmed Ganie, Rakesh Chaurasia, Areej Sufi Ensemble, Kanishk Seth, Duo Bud, Ustad Bahauddin Dagar With Vocal-Pelva Naik, Walid Ben Salim, Kavita Seth, Sufi Rang, JEEYEIN JAISAN GROUP and many more personalities.
Details about the programmes:
- 13 Feb 2020 – The show will be performing at Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park
- 14 Feb 2020 – The show will starts from 7:00 AM in the morning till 09:00 PM in between these will be performing in small sessions.
- 15 Feb 2020 – The session will end at 11:30 PM and their many shows with the Sounds of Praise from the Himalayan Mountains to the Thar Desert, from Milarepa to Meera Baï.
- Kanishk Seth Trio, presenting Trance with Khusrow – India.
- 16 Feb 2020 – In the morning 7:00 AM Mahesha Ram – Bhakti Songs of the Meghwal community –Rajasthan.
About the world sacred spirit festival –
World Sufi Celebration invites Sufi craftsmen from India and over the globe to grandstand their most profound music at Nagaur and Jodhpur, in Rajasthan. Additionally, Rajasthan facilitating this social party will show plenty of its rich social legacy, making it an exceptional experience. The celebration has craftsmen originating from Iran, Egypt, China, Mongolia, Pakistan, India, and numerous more places. This otherworldly celebration takes us off to an adventure of profound music and conveys us to the intersection, where Indian legacy meets those of the world over. The program will incorporate Sufi shows, mehfils, Sufi addresses, qawwalis, youngster’s artists’ workshop, and parcel more.
The World Sacred Spirit Festival is a stage where the entire greatest artist from all over the planet connects with the audience. It is consider as to rank at the top of Sufi festivals.
How to reach Jodhpur?
Railways: Jodhpur railway station is well connected to major Indian cities and trains are available on a daily basis. The nearest railway station is Rai’s Bagh railway station. From here you can reach the palace by public transport.
Airways: One of the major airports of Rajasthan is Jodhpur Airport. There are daily flights from different parts of the country.
Roadways: The city of Jodhpur is connected by road to all the important cities of Rajasthan as well as neighbouring states. There are deluxe and express bus services to the city. Anyone in the city can travel by auto-rickshaw, bus, cycle-rickshaw or cab.
Package for the festival from Rajasthan cab:
- Pick and Drop service from the arrival to departure.
- Festival passes
- Cocktail every Night at the Mehrangarh Fort
- Jodhpur Local Sightseeing
- City travel by private a/c car with driver, fuel, tolls and taxes
- Accommodation at the hotel for 1 day is free.
Jodhpur Local Sightseeing:
Jodhpur is the second-largest city of Rajasthan. This city knew as Blue City. The city of Jodhpur is a fresh reflection of the princely period of Rajasthan. It takes us back to the 15th century.
Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination of Rajasthan with many popular forts, places, lakes and other monuments of historical and cultural importance. The city is most famous for its architecture of blue houses, temples, snacks, sweets and monuments. If you want to enjoy all these things during the holidays, then you must go to Rajasthan and visit the city of Jodhpur.
There are many tourist places here, which will force you to come here again and again. You will traditionally have a glimpse of royalty and ethnicity in this city. So, in this article, let us travel to the most famous and beautiful tourist places of Jodhpur today. After listening to the Sufi music exploring Jodhpur will be the cherry on the cake.