Hyderabad: Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Centre for Urdu Language, Literature & Culture (CULLC) is organizing Mahfil-e-Dastangoi on 30th August at 6.00 p.m. in DDE Auditorium, University Campus.
According to Chief Consultant, CULLC, “Dastangoi” an old art of storytelling will be performed by renowned artists Poonam Girdhani and Ankit Chadha from Delhi. The Dastangoi will be directed by Mahmood Farooqui and produced by Anusha Rizvi.
This show of the Dastagoi will be telling tales about the Childhood of Amir Hamza and Amar Ayyar as well an episode from Tilism-e-Hoshruba regarded as classic of Urdu Literature.
Meanwhile, CULLC in collaboration with “Pratham Books” is also organizing a Three day workshop on “Urdu Creative Writing for Children” from 27th to 29th August at conference hall of the centre.
The workshop aims to encourage and motivate young generation to write Children’s Literature in Urdu. Vice Chancellor, Dr. Mohammad Aslam Parvaiz will inaugurate the workshop on 27th August, 10.30 a.m. at CULLC, according to a press release. (INN)