Most awaited Khazana Ghazal Festival, Conclude with the Melodious Performances by Renowned Bollywood singers, Suresh Wadkar , Ghazhal Maestro Pankaj Udhas, and with two special performances by Versatile singer Sonu Nigum and sufi singer Runa and Neha Rizvi with percussion genius Sivamani. Young and vibrant Ghazal Singers Pooja Gaitonde, & Surinder Khan also delighted the Ghazal connoisseurs.
Two days annual Ghazal festival “Khazana”, tirelessly put together by Ghazal Maestro Pankaj Udhas for Parents Association Thalassemic Unit Trust (PATUT) and Y.K.Sapru for Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA).
Kavita Paudwal, daughter of legendary singer Anuradha Paudwal who made an early appearance and was seen in keen conversation with Pankaj Udhas.
Also present at the do were Writer Salim Arif , Designers Bina Aziz, Anchor actress, and Y.k Sapru and Rekha Sapru from Cancer Patents ,Pankaj Udhas Wife Farida Udhas and Doughter s Nayaab & Rewa Udhas. The programme was graced by Veteran as well as Young musicians including Pandit Ajay Pohankar and Son Abhijeet pohankar Sufi singer Kavita seth and Suchi Das.
This year Khazana Ghazal Festival was dedicated to Ghazals and Nazms in 100 yrs of Indian cinema. On this special occasion all artist s has created a retrospective of ghazals n nazms in cinema by way of a medley consisting of some of the most prominent and popular ghazals and nazms from 1950’s till date. This medley presented by a galaxy of artists said Pankaj Udhas.