Renowned Kashmiri singer and internet sensation Aabha Hanjura mesmerized the audience Saturday evening at SKICC lawns on the banks of Dal Lake.
The show ‘Saaz-e-Kashmir’ which witnessed the participation of large audience was hosted by J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL) and Tourism Department.
The show was attended by Minister for Public Works Department Naeem Akhtar, Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari and other state functionaries.
Pertinently, Aabha Hanjura gave up her lucrative job to pursue a career in music. Aabha has been performing since 2011 and started her own music band, Sufistication, in 2012. Her latest track ‘Hukus Bukus’ is making quite the waves, with lakhs of views on YouTube.
The audience reciprocated Aabha Hanjura’s performance at SKICC lawns with huge applause.
Aabha said she is passionate about Kashmiri Music and wants to take it to international levels. “My love for Kashmir is a never ending affair. Kashmir has a beautiful culture. I want to bring that out in my music. I want to bring the sound of Kashmir out of Kashmir. In fact I want to take it out of India and put it on the world map. That’s my ultimate goal”, Aabha said at the event.