A voice that ruled the hearts of South Asians for nearly half a century; a voice in which Lata Mangeshkar said she had found Bhagwan, continues on but the singer is no more with us.
The Shanshah-e-Ghazal Mehdi Hassan (1927-2012) passed away June 13 at 84.
To pay tribute to this great legend, the Committee of Progressive Pakistani Canadians (CPPC) and Naad Foundation are hosting an event. Program details are as under:
When: Sunday 17th June at 2:00 pm
Where: Naad Center for performing and visual arts
Unit No: 109, 12414- 82 Ave, Surrey BC.
Rest in Peace Mehdi Hassan Khan Sahab – you’re no longer with us but we will always remember you!
Amarjeet Singh 778-883-2627
Shahzad Nazir Khan 604-613-0735
Photo from Mirza Ghalib group on Facebook.