Teamwork Arts announced the upcoming second edition of their cultural enterprise, The Sacred, Pushkar 2016, at a colorful ceremony held at the Bikaner House. The festival opens from the 10th to 11th of December 2016. Mr Sanjoy Roy, Managing director of Teamwork talked about the awaiting treasures of the festival.The musical performances by Jean-Paul Poletti&The Men’s choir of Sartene, along with the devotional alaap and chants by Sukriti Sen enthralled the audience. Post this, the party shifted to the courtyard where the South African band AAFRIND regaled the audience with Indo-Western fusion music. The evening was well attended.
About The Sacred, Pushkar festival
Shree Cement The Sacred, Pushkar supported by Rajasthan Tourism is a multifaceted musical event with performances by renowned Sufi singers Wadali Brothers, popular Sufi singer Daler Mehndi; Dhrupad singers Gundecha Brothers; The Soil, an acapella group from South Africa; Byambajargal Gombodorj, a singer from Mongolia; multi awardee Pakharwaj drum player Pt.Bhawani Shankar; Grammy nominated Flutist Shashank Subramanyam; folk singer Parvathy Baul; Karthal (manjira) player Bhungar Khan and ShabnamVirmani with Gopal Singh Chouhan rendering Kabir.
Meditation session with Geshe Dorji Damdul, Director Tibet House, who spent 17 years as a translator of HH Dalai Lama, Zachoeje Rinpoche who will reveal the secret of Tibetan Heart Yoga and sound healing workshop by South African acapella singing group, The Soil. Guided heritage walks with local musicians and organic cooking session will complete the experience.