Taste of Pakistan | Waleed Zahoor

Sun Oct 29, 2017
Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS), and a senior student at Georgetown University in Qatar, was invited to hold a rabab recital, a stringed instrument known as the lion of instruments played mainly in Afghanistan, Iran, and the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Santosh Kulkarni, a seasoned musician, accompanied Zahoor by playing rhythmic beats on the tabla. The event titled, “A Taste of Pakistan: Music & Food from the North” was attended by a sizeable audience of faculty, staff, students, and members of the Pakistani community in Qatar. Delicacies from Northern Pakistan including chapli kebab were served for the guests.