Salim-Sulaiman mesmerizes audience at Expo 2020 Dubai

Salim-Sulaiman mesmerizes audience at Expo 2020 Dubai

Duo performs on popular Bollywood numbers as part of Diwali celebrations at the India Pavilion

NOVEMBER 5, 2021, DUBAI: Salim-Sulaiman, one of Bollywood’s top music composer duo took the audience by storm with their performance at Dubai Millennium Amphitheater in Expo 2020 Dubai. The event was organised by the India Pavilion as part of its Diwali celebrations.

The show was inaugurated with a lamp lighting ceremony by H.E. Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Managing Director for the Expo 2020 Dubai, Sh. Pavan Kapoor, Ambassador of India to the UAE and Dr. Aman Puri, Consul General of India in Dubai & Deputy Commissioner General for India at Expo 2020 Dubai.

The event started with a  traditional performance by dancers from India and Dubai, curated by Lok Chhanda, which recreated the carnival of dance through various traditional dance forms including Kathak, Garba, and Bharatnatyam.

Thanking Dubai for organizing the Expo 2020, Shri. Pavan Kapoor Ambassador of India to the UAE said, “India and the UAE share an amazing bond not only at the diplomatic level but also at the business and cultural level.”

“We urge the expo visitors to come to the India Pavilion again and again to explore the vast cultural diversity, ancient treasures as the pavilion has lined up different events and activities almost every week during the six-month expo,” added Shri Kapoor.

The India Pavilion, one of the biggest at Expo 2020 Dubai, crossed 200,000 footfalls recently since its inauguration on 1st October 2021. 

Reminiscing her childhood memories, H.E. Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Managing Director for the Expo 2020 Dubai said, “Diwali is always close to my heart, and I am honoured to attend Diwali celebrations at the India Pavilion.”

The event culminated with the grand performance by Salim-Sulaiman on their Bollywood numbers, which left the audience spellbound.

Salim and his brother Sulaiman have composed music for over 100 Bollywood films. The duo is also known for their independent releases featuring cinematic, folk and Sufi influences.

To know more about India Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai, please visit:

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To know more about Expo 2020 Dubai, please visit https://www.expo2020dubai.com/en

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