Gauteng: Qawali evening with Shri Shahid Niazi

Indian Consulate Johannesburg


The Indian Cultural Centre, Johannesburg Invites you to a “Mehfil” with the Qawwali Troupe from India Led by Shri Shahid Niazi.

  • Date: Tuesday 22 May 2012
  • Time: 18hOO
  • Venue: Indian Cultural Centre
  • 8 Newport Road, Parkwood, Johannesburg

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Shri Shahid Niazi, was born in the district of Rampur in Uttar Pradesh in a wellknown family devoted to music. From his very childhood, was conscious about Qawwali Music. Shri Shahid Niazi has been singing for All India Radio (Akashwani) Rampur. At regular intervals his Qawwali can be appreciated on AIR Rampur. He has given his performance in almost all the big cities of India. He has also performed on Doordeshan. She Niazi has also sung for the serial “Shabnam on 001. Shri Niazi exhibits extra ordinary talent in singing Qawaali, Nateea Kalam (Devotional Songs) Ghaals, traditional, Sufi and patriotic songs. He never forgets to send a message of harmony and brotherhood through his singing. He has also received many awards from various cultural and social organisations based in different cities in India.


About Naufal Khan

Naufal Khan was the Publisher at ADISHAKTI MEDIA and the editor-in-chief of the South African Indian news service Indian Spice. Khan was former Sunday Times journalist and also an occult fiction and non-fiction writer with several published titles.