All About Jashn

Jashn-e-Rekhta, a vibrant three-day festival, reverently celebrates the multifaceted beauty of Urdu across diverse art forms. It's a dedicated platform for nurturing and showcasing the rich tapestry of language, literature, and culture. Explore the cultural heritage through Ghazals, Poetry Symposiums, Qawwali, Sufi melodies, and myriad exquisite experiences.

8-9-10 December 2023
Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, Near India Gate, New Delhi, Pin Code - 110001
What To Expect

Inaugural Performance

Rekha Bhardwaj, Vishal Bhardwaj, and Javed Akhtar unite for a mesmerizing inaugural performance at Jashn-e-Rekhta. Brace yourself for a power-packed evening as these icons grace the stage, promising an unforgettable start to the cultural celebration.

Folk Fusion Band

Feel the beats as the mesmerizing Indian Ocean band takes the stage at Jashn-e-Rekhta 2023. Their performance weaves together the tapestry of tradition and modernity, creating a memorable musical journey. Join us for a rhythmic celebration that resonates with the soul of India.

Hamare Naghmon Ki Jaan Urdu

Jashn-e-Rekhta showcases the deep bond between Urdu and the film industry, enhancing our creative landscape. Immerse yourself in Jashn-e-Rekhta, where Urdu's magnetic influence elevates the melodies of Varun Grover and Swanand Kirkire, renowned lyricists celebrating its vital role in cinema.

Bazm-e-Nau-Bahaar: Young Poets Mushaira

Bazm-e-Nau-Bahaar, an annual tradition at Jashn-e-Rekhta, unfolds with the vibrant voices of budding poets. This platform nurtures the spirit of Urdu poetry, encouraging a connection to our cultural roots. Jashn-e-Rekhta takes pride in promoting and preserving the rich heritage of Urdu, making it accessible to the generations to come.

Mi Raqsam: An Evening of Sufi Music

The final act at Jashn-e-Rekhta, Javed Ali graces the stage, promising an unforgettable experience. In the heart of Urdu's artistic richness, this captivating performance signifies the festival's commitment to celebrating diverse expressions. Jashn-e-Rekhta, fostering all dimensions of Urdu, concludes with musical evening of Sufi.

Rekhta Mushaira

Rekhta Mushaira stands as the crowning jewel of Jashn-e-Rekhta celebration, drawing poets from across the globe to weave the magic of their words. The energy within the confines of Major Dhyan Chand Stadium is stunning, leaving an unforgettable mark on the hearts of all fortunate enough to experience its beautiful ambience.


Partners &

Jashn-e-Rekhta expresses heartfelt gratitude to its partners and supporters for making the celebration of Urdu a seamless and joyous journey. To view full partners and supporters, click the tab below!

Jashn-e-Rekhta 2023