Baarish: An evening of multi-lingual poetry, songs & stories

In collaboration with Saanjhey Ranng



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Alliance Francaise de Delhi (ML Bhartia Auditorium)

72 Lodhi Estate; New Delhi -110003

Date / Time

Mon. 6 August 2012 // 6.30 pm onwards


Entry Details

Entry free and open to all on first come first served basis.

Contact Himanshu Verma / / 011-41764054

Shumita Didi Sandhu / / 9811406118



Rain washed words, soak us. Poetry and stories that lead us into the magic of the season and the grandeur of nature. We feature an eclectic mix of spoken word in Urdu, Punjabi, Hindi, English, and French.

A selection of poems ranging from Ezra Pound, Amir Khusro, Rumi, Bulleh Shah, Nirala, Mahadevi Verma, and original works by writers.

Readings by

  1. Akhlaq Ahan
  2. Harpreet Singh
  3. Jean-Phillipe Bottin
  4. Neelabh Ashk
  5. Nighat Maqbool
  6. Nur Zaheer
  7. Oroon Das
  8. Poonam Singh
  9. Punita Singh
  10. Samia Singh
  11. Shumita Didi Sandhu
  12. Sumel Singh
  13. Sushmita Mukherjee
  14. Vishvjit Singh
  15. Waryam Mast
  16. & others…

Images (click to enlarge)

Oroon Das

Harpreet Singh

Vishvjit Singh

Sushmita Mukherjee

Nur Zaheer

Waryam Mast

Akhlaque Ahan