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The Song “Khabaram Raseeda” by Fareed Ayaz & Abu Muhammad – Ahmad’s goosebump moment
Channeling Sufi Magic in “Khabaram Raseeda”
In the world of music, certain performances transcend mere entertainment and become profound spiritual experiences. “Khabaram Raseeda,” as performed by the qawwali legends Fareed Ayaz and Abu Muhammad in Coke Studio Season 5, Episode 2, is a mesmerizing journey into the heart of Sufi mysticism and musical mastery.
“Khabaram Raseeda” is a gem of Sufi poetry originally penned by the revered Sufi poet Hazrat Amir Khusro. His verses are celebrated for their profound spiritual depth and timeless wisdom. They serve as a bridge between the human soul and the divine, conveying the essence of love, devotion, and transcendence.
The magic of “Khabaram Raseeda” was further magnified by Coke Studio, a renowned platform for musical fusion, exploration, and collaboration. Produced by Rohail Hyatt, Coke Studio has played a pivotal role in bringing diverse musical traditions to a global audience. It has become a space where the old and the new converge, allowing ancient traditions like qawwali to evolve and find resonance with contemporary audiences.
Fareed Ayaz and Abu Muhammad are true luminaries in the world of qawwali. Hailing from the illustrious ‘Delhi Gharana,’ they are not only virtuosos in their craft but also torchbearers of a rich musical heritage. Trained under their father, Ustad Munshi Raziuddin, they represent the twenty-sixth generation of the very first qawwal in the world.
Their performance of “Khabaram Raseeda” is a testament to their mastery. Qawwali, as an art form, is more than just music; it’s a spiritual journey. Fareed Ayaz and Abu Muhammad’s rendition of this classic Sufi composition transcends the boundaries of time and space, inviting listeners to join them in a mystical exploration of the soul.
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