• Join BAAG's Nowruz Celebration at Canada House

Join BAAG's Nowruz Celebration at Canada House

15 April 2015


BAAG are hosting an evening of Afghan entertainment and culture to celebrate Nowruz, the Afghan New Year. 

We will be entertained with traditional Afghan dance by Ziba Tabrizi, music performed by Milad Yousofi, John Baily, and Veronica Doubleday. Contemporary Afghan music will also be performed by young Afghan musicians. You will also see examples of Afghan crafts (some of which you can order). And all of this enjoyed with traditional snacks and drinks!

The evening includes a discussion on contemporary Afghanistan and the views of its youth, provided by Afghan Chevening scholars currently studying in the UK. The session will be moderated by Emma Graham-Harrison (TBC), International Affairs correspondent with The Guardian and previously their Afghanistan & Pakistan Editor.

ENTER OUR PRIZE DRAW (via your ticket purchase) for a chance to win a number of fabulous prizes including Afghan carpets, garments, jewellrey, and autographed books! 

Venue: Canada House, Trafalgar Square, London SW1Y 5BJ

Time: 6.45-9.00pm 

Tickets: Must be purchased in advance, available via this link