The oldest and largest Sufi music festival, Ruhaniyat is back in the city. Hosted across various cities, this festival brings the best of folk, classical and Sufi musicians from all over. This unconventional music festival has entered its 14th consecutive year and has been spreading the spiritual wisdom through soulful music. The immortal works of great mystics are brought to life by mostly unheard of but immensely talented carriers of living traditions from remote parts of the country.
This year audience will get to hear Berk Gurman from Istanbul, Whirling Dervishes from Turkey with Madan Gopal Singh and Chaar Yaar from India; Baul songs by Parvathy Baul of West Bengal; Whirling Dervishes and Qawwali by Sabri Brothers from Jaipur.
Venue: Madras Race Club
Date: 7 to 13 February
Time: 6.30 pm to 11 pm