New Delhi, 19th January 2021.
On the occasion of Republic Day, Tabla Wizard Pandit Chaturlal Memorial Society is going to present the 22nd Edition of Amar Jyoti, A Tribute to Unknown Soldiers LIVE on 23rd January 2021 at 7 PM on its social media handle. The event is being organized as a tribute to the valour and courage of our brave Indian soldiers who laid down their lives battling for our Nation.
The musical evening will see an exciting line-up of Indian classical artists who will come together on one stage to create a memorable concert. The highlight will be a soulful Jugalbandi by renowned folk singers PadmaShri Malini Awasthi and Roshan Khan (Mangniyar). Many other artists will accompany like Rafik Khan Merasi a masterful Kamaicha player, Latif Khan on Dholak, Zaheer Khan will be on Khartal and vocalist Sawai Khan.
On organizing the concert, Ms Shruti Chatur Lal Sharma, granddaughter of the Tabla legend and the Program Director at Pandit Chaturlal Festival said, “It is an honour to have this opportunity to organize an event to pay tribute to the martyrs of our nation. With this soulful music, we extend our gratitude to all those unknown soldiers who risked their lives for the nation and our safety. Our entire team looks forward to the main event and thank all our sponsors and associates.”
The event is organized in association with ICCR and Indian Raga. The main sponsor is ONGC and co-sponsored by GAIL, Oil India Limited, PFC, NTPC and Powergrid.