Srinagar: To celebrate the rich cultural diversity of Jammu and Kashmir, a musical event titled “Jannat-e-Kashmir” was organized by the Kashmir Business View (KBV) productions at the Tagore Hall in Srinagar on Tuesday.
“This program is an attempt of cultural renaissance by the state government to educate new generation about our rich and glorious past,” the statement issued by KVB said.
It further reads that the members of KVB productions said that past Kashmiri poet community has made immense contribution towards the social, political and cultural capital of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. “It is to honor and celebrate their contributions that we have gathered here and we hope our younger generation will carry forward their rich legacy and message of pluralism,” they said.
Kashmiri cultural dance “Rouf” was also presented by Sheen cultural group on the occasion. Singer Manzoor Shah also presented his Kashmiri folk songs.
The statement said chief guest of event was the owner of “Cash n Carry” store, Kamil Waida and GM of HK Cements Ashraf Baba. The event was attended by Vice president J&K cultural academy Zafar Iqbal Manhas, other officers of cultural Academy, state government officials and scores of students and artists from different parts of the Kashmir Valley.