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Musical evening on Iqbal’s poetry at PNCA today

November 24, 2022

Islamabad : Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) will hold a musical evening featuring live singing and performance on masterpieces of the legend Dr Allama Muhammed Iqbal here today (Thursday). Talented singers Dr. Masuma Anwar, Mahnoor Altaf and Ali Baloch will perform on the poetry of Allama Iqbal titled ‘Sitaron se Aagay’ for the fun loving audience of twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad.

Masuma Anwar is a doctor, singer-songwriter and musician who rose to prominence with her cover singles of folk-songs such as ‘Ve Asaan Tenu Ki Akhna’, ‘Ve main chori chori’ and ‘Neyu La leya’. Mahnoor Altaf is a young classical vocalist in Sufi Kalam and Kafi from Islamabad. While hailing from Islamabad, Ali Baloch is a talented singer, lyricist and beautiful song writer.

The musical evening is being organised in connection with the birth anniversary of Dr Allama Muhammed Iqbal that was celebrated on 9 November, the admirers of Iqbal’s poetry come and enjoy the sophisticated music and mystical poetry of Allama Muhammad Iqbal.