Display of rich Balochi culture attracts visitors at Lok Mela

APP31-07 ISLAMABAD: April 07 – A folk artist performing his skills during 10-day long Lok Mela at Lok Virsa. APP photo by Irshad Sheikh

ISLAMABAD, Apr 8 (APP): A number of visitors thronged the ongoing Lok Mela at Shakarparian on Friday to have glimpse of the innovative craft of Balochi artisans who were ready to entertain them with music, dance, delicious cuisines and other entertainment.

The organizers allocated spacious pavilions to all the provinces, Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Kashmir for showcasing their indigenous folk culture in a creative and interactive manner.

The Balochi pavilion set up by the Balochistan Directorate of Culture in collaboration with Lok Virsa catches the visitors’ eye with presentation of the richness of Balochi culture, arts, crafts, folk music, rituals, traditions, cuisine and folk entertainment.