Dubai residents celebrated this Navratri with Dandiya festival, 3D rangoli and international performers.
More than 18000 fans turned up in Zabeel park in 4 days to attend two different Dandiya festivals. Falguni Pathak, well-known female singer and performing artist from Mumbai, India performed for Dubai on the 9th of October for the Dandiya Festival 2015 at Zabeel park. She tweeted “Shukran Dubai !! Fabulous turn out and a great show. Thanks for all the Love. See you all soon”.
We had a chance to speak with Mr. Prashant, CEO of Dan events, organizers of the Falguni Show, he said, “It was DAN’s first Dandiya festival in Dubai, we are happy we could host Falguni Pathak live in Dubai after 5 years. Falguni was very happy about the turnout, overall it was a successful venture for us”.
Mr. Prashant added,“DAN Events forte is to create the show for the masses, we look for larger venues and well-known performers and the tickets are priced reasonably, so that the families are able to enjoy the festivity rather than worrying about the expense. There are die-hard fans of Falguni Pathak in Dubai, we wanted to make sure they are able to attend the show.”
We also spoke to Ms. Ronika Jinadra, Managing Director, Awesome Events, she comments – “There were approximately 8000 to 9000 people who attended the three day Great Indian Dandiya Festival at Zabeel park. The audience came to celebrate Dandiya and were dressed up for the occasion in high spirits. We look forward to bring more events like this in future”.
Awesome events organized a three day dandiya festival at Zabeel Park with Jay Bhanushali, Indian television actor hosting the event , Bollywood Blast 15 piece live orchestra performing alongside International singers – Shruti Pathak, Aavez Darbar, Manisha Karandikar, Chaula Sodha, Anwar Langa and sensational Dholi – Bhavik Thakkar. One of the special attractions at the event was a 3D Rangoli designed by Limca Book of Record artists and it was unveiled by Mrs. Deepa Jain, Head of Chancery & Consul (Protocol & Culture) Indian Consulate.
Here are some snapshots of the enthralling & energetic events:
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