Jashn-e-Rekhta is a three-day festival that celebrates all the facets of Urdu through various art forms. It is devoted to the preservation & promotion of language, literature and culture. Here, you will experience its cultural heritage through Ghazals, Poetry Symposiums, Qawwali, Sufi music and lots more.
2-3-4 December 2022
Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, Near India Gate, New Delhi, Pin Code - 110001
A stellar lineup awaits you for the 7th edition of Jashn-e-Rekhta. Prolific individuals from around the world will discuss their craft, perform their skills, and demonstrate their mastery. Come, join us!
This three-day festival is packed with performances of renowned artists and poets in the form of Grand Mushaira, Young Poet Mushaira, Khawateen Mushaira, Tamseeli Mushaira, Open Mic, Ghazal, Qawwali, Sufi, Band Performances and Fusion.
It feels honored to see so many literati gathering under one roof to celebrate, discuss, and teach Urdu. Vocabulary, literature, language, and script are also discussed here. A masterclass by popular Urdu-daan- is also taken on Urdu pronunciation and Urdu Poetry.
What’s a festival without mouth-watering food? After stellar lineups, Jashn-e-Rekhta is known for the biggest food festival and we call it- Aiwan-e-Zaiqa. Here you can enjoy a variety of local as well as international cuisines at the food stalls.
Owing to its uniqueness, Jashn-e-Rekhta has become one of the most popular literary and cultural events in our country. Keeping this in mind, we also have with us Books Bazaar, where you can find the best Urdu, Hindi & English books, mostly based on poetry, prose, literature, novel, etc.
Jashn-e-Rekhta is incomplete without Rekhta Bazaar. Here you will feel the festivity with crafts from all nooks and corners of the world. Explore various options for home-décor, calligraphy, exhibitions of local handicrafts, artifacts, merchandise, aromas and a lot more.
Support Rekhta’s Initiative
Rekhta Foundation has been relentlessly working to preserve and promote languages for the past
nine years. Every year millions of language enthusiasts gather to celebrate Jashn-e-Rekhta- World’s
Largest Festival for Urdu Language.
It takes a lot of effort, resources, manpower and on-ground activities to make it worth cherishing.
Jashn-e-Rekhta is free for everyone and you can ensure that it remains free forever by donating
Registration is mandatory for a person above age of 12 yrs. You may register online or on spot at the Jashn venue.
Children below the age of 12 yrs are allowed without registration but need to be accompanied by parents or guardians.
Those who register online need to show registration confirmation code sent via SMS or WhatsApp or EMAIL at the registration counter for the entry to the Jashn.
Each registration is valid for one person only and is non-transferable, unless specified otherwise.
The Jashn access badge must be collected from the registration counter upon arrival at the Jashn by showing the registration code. Please carry valid photo ID for verification along with your code.
An access badge enables entry to the Jashn. Seating at session venues is on a first-come basis.
Depending on the number of people at the venue and its capacity or for any security reasons, the Jashn will at its discretion without prior intimation open or close all registrations for on the spot registrants.
No person shall have unrestricted access to all areas of the venue.
For security reasons, organizers reserve the right to admission and to perform security checks on invitees/members of the audience at the entry point. Persons suspected of carrying items that may be used in an offensive or dangerous manner, or carrying out illegal activities within the site may be searched.
You shall be responsible for your belongings.
You are expected to behave in a dignified and orderly fashion.
You may be filmed or photographed by our official photographers during your visit to the Jashn. The footage and/or images may or may not be used in future promotional release(s). By registering, you understand this and grant us permission to use your footage or image in said releases.
Consumption and sale of illegal substances, alcohol, tobacco products, and narcotic substances is strictly prohibited on the Jashn premises.
You are not allowed to carry weapons, arms, hazardous substances on the Jashn premises.
You shall be liable for payment of damages caused by you to the Jashn property.
No one is allowed to defame abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
No one is allowed to publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
In cases of disputes, the decision of the patron is final and binding. The jurisdiction for all legal matters will be New Delhi.
Parking at designated parking area or at or near the Jashn premises is at the risk of the vehicle owner. Organizer will not hold responsibility for any damage or theft of any vehicles within the stipulated parking premises of the Jashn.
Organizers are not responsible for any negative effects of food items or drinks consumed in the venue by Jashn guests or for the goods and wares sold by various exhibitors
First aid/medical facilities will be provided, however, the organizers do not take any responsibility for any problems arising.
The Jashn reserves the right to change the program at any time. Every effort will be made to ensure a program of equivalent standard.
These Terms and Conditions are liable to be changed at any time at the sole discretion of the organizers.