Historic melodies, mystic music and the romance of the river.
Kabir Café a neo-folk fusion band, rated amongst India’s top indie music groups, is led by the talented musician Neeraj Arya, and plays the poetry of the 15th -century mystic, Kabir, through Indian folk headily mixed with rock, reggae, pop and Carnatic music. The band has performed at 700+ shows and toured 8 countries including Thailand, Singapore, Dubai, Nepal, Israel, USA, Zimbabwe, Egypt, Russia and Australia. Their song ‘Fakiri’ featured in the movie Hindi Medium and their song ‘Hoshiyar Rehna’, the theme song of the film Badshao, clocked 6 million hits on YouTube. The group has been featured on BBC World Service’s ‘The Arts Hour’.
The fourth edition of the Mahindra Kabira Festival, to be held between 16-18th November, will once more inspire an experience of intangible beauty and musical intensity. The idea behind Kabira is to feast one’s senses and spirit on the calm within the chaos of the world’s oldest city and feel that intangible “oneness amongst diversity” preached by Kabir, through the unrivalled power of music, literature and the arts.Play Video