Calling music food for soul, Minister for Tourism, G.A.Mir Sunday said that to heal stress and hypertension, Music is the best medicine and treatment, whatsoever the sufferings may be.
The Minister was addressing Shashrang Musical Fest-2013, celebrated with traditional fervor an enthusiasm at SKICC Sunday evening, organized by the Kashmir Music Club Cooperative Ltd. The Fest include Grand Cultural Show presented by renowned artists.
Various genres of Kashmiri Sufiyana, folk music and Kashmiri Light Music were the attractions of the Fest.
During the function, renowned artist of the State Padamshree Awardee, Shameema Azad was honored for her outstanding contribution in the field of music.
Besides Sufiyana Maestro Sheikh Abdul Aziz, M. Yousuf Chrari, a reputed folk artist, G. M. Saznawaz, Gulzar Ganai, DDG, Radio Kashmir Srinagar, Bashir Aaarif were also awarded.