Kathmandu, June 18, 2018: Ford Presents Namaste Eid 2018 in collaboration with Pulsar Nepal celebration was held at Labim Mall,Lalitpur on 16th of June, 2018.
The event represented the exuberant, cultural and colorful display of Muslim community and foster harmony among various communities in Nepal. This festival was an opportunity for the families to come together and contribute their time to their loved ones, as Eid is all about togetherness and belongingness.
The celebrations also included a series of musical performance by prominent singer like Bishwa Nepali, Afsar Ali and friends. The dance performances from Boggie Woggie Nepal participants along with Nepa Dance Academy made the event more energetic.The highlight of the event were two fashion shows, Modestly Modern Hijab Fashion show from Kallisto designs by Anu Shrestha and Cultural Spotlight: Color of Togetherness by Revive Ray.
The event had amazing food stalls, shopping stalls, heena art and many games for kids and adults which made the event more enjoyable and engaging. Notable personalities like Asif Shah, Rahbar Ansari, Asgar Ali, Barsa Rawat and many more attended the event. A Urdu Mushaira session was organized with 4 shayar who were from Nepal, India and Pakistan. More than 4000 people attended the event.
Ms. Faija Parween, Event Founder and Director Shares “Namaste Eid is an open multicultural event for everyone aiming to promote interfaith harmony, understanding, friendship and multiculturalism for the people of all backgrounds to participate. It is a platform to strengthen and unite local communities by reviving, celebrating and sharing the essence of Eid.”