CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS & SIR SYED DAY MUSHAIRA 2020
Report: To mark the centennial celebrations of the Aligarh Muslim University, the Federation of Aligarh Alumni Associations (FAAA) organized a grand International Moshaira (virtual) where 13 poets from different part of the world participated. Janab Iftikhar Arif presided and Perwaiz Jafri sahib conducted the Moshaira with their best abilities and performances. The live telecast of the Moshaira on Zoom was attended by 2141 people from 22 countries of the world. Moshaira was telecasted on FacBook also, where over 9000 people were able to watch. The Moshaira started on time (11:00 CST) and continued for almost four hours. All the poets and the listeners enjoyed the mushaira thoroughly till the end and shared their positive feelings in the form of dad-o-tahseen and online comments. The delivery of pictures and sound to the listeners was flawless and awesome. All the poets presented their best verses in tahat and tarannum, which were highly appreciated by the audience, throughout the Moshaira.
Future Plan: FAAA will keep both, virtual and face-to-face options, into consideration. Based on COVID-19 situation in the world and resumption of national and international transportation services, decision will be taken in the early 2021.
Moshaira Coordinator: Nausha Asrar
Nazim-E-Moshaira: Perwaiz Jafri
Technical Support: Sayed Naved
Participating Associations: Atlanta, Dallas Fort Worth, Houston, Texas, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Northern California, New England, Upstate New York
"To Carry Forward the Aligarh Movement for the Betterment of Our Communities".
The federation is a non-profit, secular, non-partisan, and non-political organization serving Educational, Social, Literary and Cultural needs of the Community. The Association is a non-political, non-profit, secular organization devoted to charitable, educational, literary, cultural, and social activities, formed to promote the interest of the AMU (hereinafter referred to as the University, its student body and its alumni). The purpose of this organization is to increase the popularity of our common interests. We hope to add new members so we will be able to grow and expand. We also want to have fun while when we are together and working on projects. By developing relationships and friendships, the organization will become even stronger.
The federation is a non-profit, secular, non-partisan, and non-political organization serving educational, social, literary and cultural needs of its member associations. It’s over arching mission is to promote modern education and support students in advancing their professional goals.