ISLAMABAD: The on-going Lok Mela is on complete swing here at Lok Virsa complicated, garden avenue, Shakaparian beneath the aegis of the national history & tradition division.
Availing the possibility created through Lok Virsa at Islamabad, a large number of the residents of dual towns of Rawalpindi/Islamabad hailing from one-of-a-kind walks of lifestyles visit the competition on each day basis. the main functions of the pageant are artisans-at-work exhibition, folkloric performances, tune and dance ensembles, conventional delicacies, arts & craft bazaar, etc.
other than different sports, some of folk artists, rural performers, folk musicians and folks dance agencies also are collaborating inside the event and imparting a wholesome entertainment to the visitors.
The folks song constitutes an indispensable a part of cultural life of the people of Pakistan. It includes people songs and people dances. folk songs talk for the famous emotions and sentiments which emanate direct from the core of the coronary heart of the humans. these songs range in tone, tenor and accessory of language from vicinity to region but their imperative subject matters continuously resemble with every different. that is due to unbreakable cultural ties of the humans as an entire.
when we talk approximately people singers, one have to no longer neglect the lively performances by way of the Punjabi artist Fazal Jat. He entertains the audience with presentation of famous folk tales of Punjab in a completely unique fashion amid beating of drums which attracts the listeners.
people dancers, attired in beautiful regional costumes are seen giving their individual performances on the venue. They include Khattak dance celebration from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gatta Ghora dance celebration from Punjab, Sindhi Jhoomar dance party from Sindh.
On seventh November 2023, a Cultural variety display became prepared inside the open air theatre of Lok Virsa offering folks singers, musicians and dancers from all of the provinces and regions of Pakistan. these performers included Ditta G (Cholistani dance group), Fazal Jatt, Rizwan Haider on dhol, Ahsan Ali on Shehnai. Faryal Bibi and Sonia, people singers, baby megastar dance institution, Ejaz Hussain, Shehnai participant from Gilgit Baltistan and lots extra.