For the first time Fanna-fi-Allah are heading to CHINA for the Shanghai World Music Festival in September 2018. This have been a very busy year for the group who have been travelling extensively throughout the USA since May, and who will be travelling to Europe in late October. They are looking forward to bringing qawwali to new audiences and keeping the spirit this beautiful tradition alive! (see Tour page for all information)
Fanna-Fi-Allah have just two more performances left for 2017! Following an incredible tour of the UK, FFA performed more than 20 successful shows on the West and East Coast of America, and gathering including Bhakti Festival, Eclipse Gathering and Beloved Festival.
Highlights have also included bringing Qawwali music to audiences at the Skirball Cultural Centre (LA), Aga Khan Museum (Toronto), Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago) and a concert at the Lincoln Memorial (Washington DC).
Thank you to everyone who came to support Qawwali music!
Qawwali music continues to spread all over the world, as Fanna-Fi-Allah performed in Morocco for the first time to enthusiastic audiences.
And after a beautiful acoustic show in Paris the group flew back to the US to begin touring through he Spring-Summer.
Fanna-Fi-Allah played a smashing tour of the UK including shows in Birmingham, Manchester, Burnley, Glascow, Bradford, Luton, London and even Stoke-on-Trent. Hosted by Qalandar Arts, they have been incredibly supported by qawwali loving local audiences. The group also performed lived on BBC radio Manchester.
London media site "Funoon London" published this article ("Fanna-Fi-Allah Qawwals: Of Love & Persistence" to announce the London shows:
These shows were followed by performances in Morocco and Paris.
Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi have been saddened and enraged to hear the news of the recent suicide bombing that killed 88+ in prayer at the glorious shrine of Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalander(R.A)|(حضرت لعل شہباز قلندر (رح.
It is difficult to understand how far these terrorists can drift away from love & reverence for life.
If the radiant spirit of Jhoole Lal can turn even us distant wanderers into his deevanis ( lovers ), than no amount of violence could ever destroy his memory & universal love.
Bolo Bolo Sakhi Lal Qalandar Maaaaaaast - علی۴ علی۴ !!!
Sending prayers to all the families in Shewan who are grieving in this time.