Event Details

This event is running from 1 August 2015 until 1 August 2025. It is next occurring on August 1, 2024 6:00 pm

  • Venue: Complex William Hingston
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Festival Folklorique du Bangladesh 2017 – Montréal
Montreal, Canada

Date: April 15, 16, 2017 (From 6:00 pm to 12:00pm)
Place: 419 Parc Saint Roch +Saint Roch Auditorium
Time: 6 pm till 12:00 pm

Sufi and Bauls from Bangladesh and South Asia performing 1st International sufi-Baul festival Montreal. Sufi-Baul are a group of mystic minstrels from Bengal. Bauls constitute both a syncretic religious sect and a musical tradition. They can often be identified by their distinctive clothes and musical instruments. Not much is known of their origin. Lalon Fakir is regarded as the most important poet-practitioner of the Baul tradition. Intercultural communities gather for Unity, cross culture exchange, Food display forum, Cultural show with closing ceremony
Recreation:
Registration for activities: Before 20th September, 2017

EXPECTING AUDIENCE: 10000

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