Dastangoi an Urdu Storytelling event was held at Chitnavis Centre, on June 28. Hussain Rashid a well-known storyteller also known as Dastango had his tales revealed during this event of the Persian art form.
Rashid expressed a story of Amar Iyyar who is a fictional character from the age of old Urdu texts. He also shared some of the Kabirs teachings from the scriptures as well as explained a brief history of Dantangoi and its existence through ages.
Danstangoi is a 13th-century art form of Storytelling which later evolved in 16 century. This art was again brought back to life in 2005, since then this form of storytelling has been performed in many countries.
Vilas Kale, Trustee Chitnavis Centre introduced Rashid. The program was organised by Chitnavis Centre.
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