Mukhtiyar Ali & friends—A concert of Sufi and Bhakti music

February 28, 2020

Mukhtiyar Ali represents the folk tradition of Sufi and Bhakti singing that spans the north of India and Pakistan. Singing in his native Marwari, as well as Hindi and Punjabi, Ali sings of the spirit and the worldly, of truth and of love, of passion and of reason.

Registration & admission 

$20 cash donation ($10 student rate) for the musicians is expected at the door. Please register here or at by February 25, 2020. A waitlist will be maintained.


Mukhtiyar Ali’s visit to Canada has been made possible by Green College and the Centre for India and South Asia Research at the University of British Columbia, with the support of the Department of Asian Studies. SACPAN 2020 and this concert is sponsored by SFU’s David Lam Centre for International Communication; SFU International; SFU External Relations; and departments of Communication; Anthropology & Sociology; Gender Sexuality and Women’s Studies; History – in cooperation with UBC.

Friday, February 28, 2020

7:30 - 9:30pm

SFU Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings, Vancouver
Room 1400


This event is part of the South Asia Conference of the Pacific Northwest (SACPAN).