Likh: The Process

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Episode 15 September 26, 2018

Urdu poetry with lyricist and composer Sameer Rahat

In this episode of Likh, the Process, I talk to lyricist and composer Sameer Rahat about urdu poetry. You’ll hear about his upcoming album “Urdu Blues”, why he loves urdu poetry and the various facets (and exponents) of urdu poetry. For anyone with no clue about Urdu poetry, Sameer will give you a good place to start from.

Check out the full video featured in this episode at the link below:

Live poetry performance by Dr. Rahat Indori

Mansi Dua’s Article –  As slam poetry finds favour among millennials, someone reminds us of Kabir’s verse’


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Urdu poetry with lyricist and composer Sameer RahatIn this episode of Likh, the Process, I talk to lyricist and composer Sameer Rahat about urdu poetry. You'll hear about his upcoming album "Urdu Blues", why he loves urdu poetry and the various facets (and exponents) of urdu poetry. For anyone with no clue about Urdu poetry, Sameer will give you a good place to start from. Check out the full video featured in this episode at the link below: -- Live poetry performance by Dr. Rahat Indori Mansi Dua's Article -  'As slam poetry finds favour among millennials, someone reminds us of Kabir’s verse' You can follow us and leave us feedback on Facebook and Twitter @expresspodcasts. If you like this show, please subscribe and leave us a review on iTunes so other people can find us. Our entire podcast catalogue is available on indianexpress.com/audio.