The 48th State Level Annual Hussaini Mushaira 1440 (AH) will be held tomorrow, Wednesday, in central Kashmir’s Budgam town.
“As per tradition prominent poets of all major languages including Kashmiri, Urdu, Balti, Gojri and Punjabi will pay homage to Hazrat Imam Hussain (s) and martyrs of karbala in this multi-lingual Hussaini Mushaira,” said founder and host Shahid Badgami.
He said Mushaira will be held at his home in Budgam town at 11;30 am.
He said the Mushaira will be shared on Facebook Live on his page (https://www.facebook.com/gulammohmad.shahidbadgami)
Badgami started the grand event 48 years back and since then, this historic event has been held regularly at Budgam with both Muslim and Non-Muslim poets from different parts of J&K Participating in the Mushaira each year.
“The contribution of Non-Muslim poets and writers has been significant in paying homage to the martyrs of Karbala, Imam Hussain (as) is loved by every community across the universe, He (as) does not belong to any one sect or religion but to the entire universe. Muharram is a universal phenomenon” Badgami said.