New Delhi: A video of famous Indian lyricist Javed Akhtar engaged in a playful jam session with Pakistani actor Ali Zafar is profitable many eyeballs on social media.
Javed Akhtar was on a current go to to Pakistan’s Lahore to attend the seventh Faiz pageant organized in reminiscence of famend Pakistani poet Faiz Ahmad Faiz.
Whereas Akhtar’s straight discuss on Pakistan’s complicity in 26/11 Mumbai terror assaults is profitable hearts again residence, his video of jam session can be viral on the web the place the lyricist is seen having a jam session with Pakistani actor Ali Zafar on a Kishore Kumar basic music.
Ali Zafar might be seen crooning on a Kishore Kumar basic music – “Zindagi Aa Raha Hoon Primary”. The music was penned by Akhtar in 1984 for movie ‘Mashaal’.
It was an honour to host him. I’ve all the time believed artwork & music transcends boundaries and is one of the simplest ways to carry folks collectively. Love is the ONLY approach to peace. Thanks @Javedakhtarjadu sahab for gracing us together with your presence. Thanks Faiz sahab for preserving us related. https://t.co/08lnMT2b6o
— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) February 20, 2023
The video was shared by a Twitter consumer named Haroun Rashid. Within the video, Javed Akhtar might be sitting among the many crowd whereas Zafar crooning the music for the lyricist. Later, he additionally joins Zafar and collectively enthrall the group with their melodious alternate.
Because the video posted by Haroun Rashid circulated on social media, Pak actor retweeted it and thanked ‘Javed Sahab’ for gracing the event.
“I’ve all the time believed artwork & music transcends boundaries and is one of the simplest ways to carry folks collectively. Love is the ONLY approach to peace,” he wrote whereas heaping reward on the veteran author.
Elated netizens react
The video elicited many responses from the netizens and likewise fetched greater than 4 lakh views on Twitter alone. Folks gushed over the basic jam session on an Indian basic music from the Nineteen Seventies.