A concert titled ‘Grand Satrangi Concert’ will be held in the city on May 28, marking the 60th birth anniversary of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.
The Art of Living Bangladesh will organise the concert at Army Golf Club from 5pm.
The announcement of the concert was disclosed at a press conference held at the Jatiya Press Club on Sunday. Chitra Roy will perform at the concert.
She envisaged, composed, directed and created ‘Brahmnaad’, a mega symphony of more than 1,100 sitarists, in November 2008. This magnificent event went down in the Guinness World Records 2008 in recognition of the largest Sitar ensemble ever in the cultural history of the world.
Deputy Speaker Advocate Fazle Rabbi Miah will inaugurate the ‘Grand Satrangi Concert’ as the chief guest while State Minister for Youth and Sports Dr Biren Sikder and Indian Deputy High Commissioner Dr Adarsh Swaika will be present as special guests.
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is a world renowned humanitarian, an ambassador of peace and a spiritual teacher.