Tag Archives: Performing Arts

Sufi Singer Ustad Zila Khan Recites her Kalaam at Jamia

(Front) Zila Khan; Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011 (JJ Photo/Abhiram Awasthi)

Students of Jamia were treated to a mesmerizing Sufiana Kalaam performed by a renowned musical artist, Ustad Zila Khan on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011. The event was organized by Jamia as part of the celebrations in memory of Dr. Zakir Hussain’s 114th birth anniversary. Khan is an Indian Sufi singer who sings both classical and semi-classical musical forms. She performs ...

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Bahroop Artist Group Presents a Stage Play on Bhopal Gas Tragedy

(R-L) Jaganlal and Devraj with others, Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011 (JJ Photo/Khalid Jaleel)

Jamia’s Outreach Programme in collaboration with the Nelson Mandela Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution, organized a stage play in Hindi on the topic of 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy titled, “Yahan Se Shahar Ko Dekho,” at the Ansari Auditorium on, Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011. The play was presented by a group called Bahroop (No association with Jamia); and directed by ...

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Turkish Folk Dance Troupe Enthrall Audience at Jamia

Turkish performers at Ansari Auditorium. (JJ/Ataur Rahman)

A Turkish troupe of folk dancers from the Hacettepe University in Ankara, Turkey performed at the Ansari Auditorium on Monday, Nov. 1, 2010. The event was organized by the Turkish embassy, in co-operation with Jamia. The troupe comprised of about a dozen members, a mix of both men and women, who performed various energy filled dance numbers to an upbeat ...

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