~~ Shaan-e-Pakistan – Kya Dilli, Kya Lahore ~~
New Delhi: March 11th, 2016 – Shaan-e-Pakistan’s second edition, Kya Dilli, Kya Lahore is an Indo-Pak collaborative platform conceived and led by Huma Nassr of Braahtii, is all set to be scheduled in the historic city of Lahore, Pakistan on the 20th, 21st and 22nd of March 2016.The event details pertaining to this Indo-Pak collaborative platform got unveiled through a press conference at Eros Hotel New Delhi on 11th March 2016.
In continuation of their spirit of promoting brand accessibility and bridging borders, the second edition of Shaan-e-Pakistan is a platform that will give a platform to a range of Pakistani & Indian participants across music, the culinary arts, fashion, textile, high street, accessories, lifestyle products et al at a 2 day exhibition, musical evening and dinner and fashion show.
Speaking about the platform, the powerhouse behind Shaan-e-Pakistan, Huma Nassr of Braahti said “We are extremely thrilled to host the second edition of Shaan-e-Pakistan here in Pakistan itself and what better place than the epicenter of culture, cuisine, history and more: Lahore. Lahore and Delhi share many similarities, with a platform like Shaan-e-Pakistan we are providing an opportunity to our Indian friends to experience Lahore in its true sense. India is like a home to me and I wish the people of both countries to share their individualities and improve their relationships by showcasing their craft, talent and ideas on one unified platform. This venture is not just limited to the showcase of luxury fashion only but goes beyond into creating an experience of collaborative exquisite culinary delicacies and music as well. With KyaDilli, Kya Lahore, we are bringing a slice of India to Pakistan and ensuring that the Indian participants take the taste of Lahore back with them would be an ultimate goal. Bringing together the talent of Hindustan and Pakistan for the love of fashion, music and food would give us all the more reasons to spread and share peace, acceptance and love. “
Shaan-e-Pakistan’s Kya Dilli Kya Lahore will be a 3 Day event; Day 1 will start with ‘Ek Shaam’ consisting of musical performances by artists Rekha Bhardvaj from India and Asrar & Mai Dhai from Pakistan followed by a culinary feast prepared by the best chefs from Pakistan and India.
Day 2 will consist of an open Exhibition by all participating retailers/craftsman including Amina Sultan, Anand Khanna, Beech Tree, Chapter 13, Elisha Wadhwani, Healiv, Jooti Shooti, Lace Up, Lucknow Sey, Milli Shoes, Mina Siddique, Nine Lines, Prisms and Paintbrushes, Sonia Ahuja, Sonrissa, Stratford Street, Susheel Jewellers, Womaniya Collection to name a selection of retailers.
Day 3 of the event will host a celebratory fashion showcase of 16 designers from across the fashion tiers from Pakistan, India and Bangladesh including Ahmed Bilal, Aisha Imran, Barae Khanom, Bibi Russell (Bangladesh), Braahtii by Huma Nassr, Fahad Hussayn, Joy Mitra, Jyoti Sachdev Iyer, Kirti Rathore, Mehdi Designs, Republic Women’s Wear, Samanth Chauhan, Studio by AV, Style D’Elegance, Zainab Chottani, Zubia Motiwalla to name a few.
The events official media partners are HUM TV/ Hum Sitaray, Radio partner are City FM 89, Style Partners are Nabilas and N Gents, Event Management by Eleventh Experience, Backstage management by Production O 21, choreography and direction by Prasad Bidapa Associates and PR is managed by Goodword Media by Anshu Khanna [India] & Lotus PR [Pakistan].