It was an eve of stars, style and some great music as Gehna Jewellery Boutique and the ‘Sobia Khan Foundation for Arts & Heritage of India’(SAHI)celebrated their association to present Rubaru –A series of Farshia Mehfils featuring the best of Poetry, Dance & Music.
The evening featured the first look at Rubaru with a soul stirring performance by Dr.Sobia Khan and tabla maestro ‘Pranshu Chaturlal’.
The affair was attended by Dubai’s culture and arts aficionados and included musical great Roop Kumar Rathod in the audience. The event came to a conclusion with a memorable performance by Navraj Hans and an impromptu rendition by Rathod of his hit single ‘Maula Mere Maula’.
“It is a delightful honour to associate with a platform like Rubaru that exemplifies Indian heritage and culture in its purest form, all of which Gehna’s brand philosophy holds close at heart. I would like to thank Dr Sobia Khan for putting together the class act and concept of the Farshia Mehfil sand look forward to an exciting new period of cultural revival, which bonds us as a community,” said Kanan Naheta owner of Gehna Jewellery Boutique.
“I often refer to Rubaru as a reflection of my soul. But with Poetry, Dance and Music as its foundations, I would say it is the reflection of every soul. I formed SAHI for the promotion and revival of our beautiful heritage and designed Rubaru to illustrate, that beauty this great should never have the need for revival. Rubaru is an intimate journey through some of the most beautiful parts of the human soul that allows every individual to experience it from a unique perspective.I would like to thank Gehna for their faith in the ensemble and look forward to our first performance early 2016,” said Dr Sobia Khan, Founder, SAHI & Creative Director, Rubaru.
‘SAHI’ is planning to launch a series of workshops offering Kathak and Yoga programs and willlaunch its first edition of Rubaru events during the first quarter of 2016.
About Gehna Jewellery Boutique
Founded in 2003, Gehna Jewellery is the international business entity of the parent company Jaipur Jewels Global Limited, India, which brings 150 years of mastery in both traditional and contemporary jewellery making with direct manufacturing, as well as restoration of artisan jewellery to the Middle East.
Once having established a noteworthy presence in the of diamonds and luxury colour stones Gehna Jewellery Boutique manifested after years of experience focussing on bringing ethnic 22K jadau jewellery to new heights on an international platform for a global audience
Gehna operates a niche hi-end, ‘by appointment’, boutique store in the Gold and Diamond Park, providing quality jewellery and a unique buying experience by combining professional one-on-one personalised consultancy and bridal consultancy directly by the owners, as well as customisation of bespoke jewellery pieces in 22K polkijadau and 18K diamond and color stone jewellery.
For more information please visit: www.gehnaboutique.com
SAHI orthe Sobia Khan Foundation for Art and Heritage of India, is the brainchild of its founder Dr.Sobia Khan.
The foundation was formed with the objective to promote and preserve India’s rich cultural legacy in various classical dance forms, music and poetry as well as other performing arts disciplines.
SAHI provides an international platform to aspiring talent and reaches out to younger audiences to introduce them to classical music and dance. SAHI has endeavoured to make the aged arts more comprehensible by blending the finest contemporary western music ensembles with traditional Indian dance forms and music.
SAHIruns a series of kathak and yoga workshops in addition to organizing Rubaru Concerts in the grand old tradition of farshiya mehfils.