BNU Hosts Enchanting Evening of Rang-e-Shaiyri
An enchanting evening of Rang-e-Shaiyri, hosted by the enthusiastic members of the BNU Debating Society on November 4, 2023, captivated audiences with classical Urdu poetry, showcasing remarkable talent and cultural richness.
This event, which also served as an interuniversity Urdu Poetry competition, brought together students from various private and public sectors in Lahore, including KEMU, LUMS, GCUL, FCCU, UCP, Govt. M.A.O College, and others. Together, they celebrated the timeless art of shaiyri, creating a vibrant cultural tapestry. Hanzala Shahid secured the 1st position as a private candidate, followed by Muhammad Ammar Saeed in 2nd position from BNU, and Ali Noor Mohsin in 3rd position from Rahbar Medical and Dental College.
A special highlight of the evening was the presence of Dr. Uzma Zareen Nazia, Associate Professor in the Persian Department at Oriental College, University of Punjab, Lahore. Her wisdom and poetic prowess added a special touch to the event.
The occasion was further adorned by the gracious participation of Ms. Farhat Perveen, a renowned poetess and Urdu language activist in Pakistan and the USA. Her passionate words left an indelible mark on the hearts of the attendees.
A heartfelt thank you goes to all the participants, guests, and contributors who made this evening a tremendous success. Let's continue to embrace the beauty of shaiyri and the cultural richness it brings to our lives.