Dubai witnessed a poetic evening yesterday as the city resounded with the echoes of poetry by some top performers in the field.
The Aligarh Dubai Mushaira saw some heart-rending numbers performed by prominent names in the field such as Dr Rahat Indori, Dr Kumar Vishvas, Dr Nawaz Deobani and Manzar Bhopali.
The audience swayed to the ornate and sublime Hindi and Urdu verses at the event that was conducted at the Shaikh Rashid Auditorium at Indian High School in Dubai. The poetic event started at 8 pm, opening to a vast audience who were mostly comprised of poetry enthusiasts.
Some of the other poets who participated in the event included Lata Haya, Dr Popular Meetathi, Azm Shakri, Irfan Azhar, Tariq Qamar, Mumtaz Naseem and Haider Aman Haider. The event was organised by Pushkin Agha of Vertex events.