Press Release: Post-event Media Release for Namaste Eid 2019
Saturday, June 8, 2019, Kathmandu — With the 3rd iteration, Open Space Network organized Samyang presents Namaste Eid 2019 Powered by Muslim Commission and Visit Nepal 2020, a multicultural event that aims to bring people from various communities of Nepal together to celebrate Eid and conclude the fasting month of Ramadan. The immense crowd of thousands of people at Labim Mall witnessed the beauty of Islamic culture and spread the message of diversity and unity.
Like the past 2 years, the event showcased various stalls consisting of halal outlets, henna artists to perfume and apparel stalls, while the ambience was filled with fun at Kids Zone, Games, Sufi Musical and Dance performances.
The amazing hosts of the event, Ms. Deepanjali Lama Shah and Mr. Sanjay Gupta were remarkable in engaging the audience. All the artists who performed were in their A-game as everyone captivated the audience with their outstanding performances.
Moreover, it was a delight to have Hon. Dhan Bahadur Buda, the State Minister of Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation as the Chief Guest of the event.
The main attraction of the show, Modest Modern Hijab Fashion Show was run by Nuzhat Qazi, where the crowd went crazy upon having renowned and influential celebrities like Raveena Desraj Shrestha, Miss Nepal 2018 Shrinkhala Khatiwada and Priyanka Karki as they walked along with the models on the ramp wearing Hijab. The event was also live on Kantipur Television from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM.
“We wanted to make this a platform to strengthen and unite local communities by reviving, celebrating and sharing the essence of Eid. The support we’ve received this year has encouraged us, even more, to work harder and attain greater heights in the coming years” said event founder Faija Parween expressing gratitude to all the visitors and the highlighted organizations.
From going live on a national TV to thirty-seven partners coming together, Namaste Eid 2019 was able to set a new milestone in the 2 years of its commencement.
Thirty Seven Partner that joined together to make this event a grand success:
Samyang, Turkish Airlines, NIBL, Smart doko, Hazel Cakes,Paragon School, Dish Home,LG,IME, Biryani Ghar,Pathao, Glow To Glow,Today’s Telegram,PRK Corporation,Nongshim,Lalitpur Patriots,Labim Mall,Kantipur HD TV, Big Bake, World Of Waffles, Coca Cola, IME General Insurance, House Of Fashion, Wedding Diary Nepal,Nepal Dance Academy, Kayo,Proxima Studios, Visit Nepal 2020,Latido, Marie Stropes Nepal, DACE, TFT,Sasto Tickets, Pretty Click, Muslim Commission, Professional Education andSworup Designs.
About Namaste Eid:
Namaste Eid is the only and largest multicultural celebrations in Nepal which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan and celebration of Eid-Ul-Fitra. It is an open multicultural event for everyone aiming to promote interfaith harmony, understanding, friendship and multiculturalism for the people of all backgrounds to participate and also promote inclusion of minority groups in Nepal. The festival makes the two communities of Muslims and non-
Muslims come together to celebrate a festival that has never been celebrated in rise before. This Festival will present the exuberant cultural display of Muslim Community and will foster harmony among various religious entities of Nepal. It will truly showcase the positivity and the moral of celebrating the festival, Eid.
About Open Space Network (OSN):
Open Space Network (OSN) is an entity that focuses on bridging the gap between, “product and product”, “product and people” and “People and people” essentially through event curation. OSN encourages young entrepreneurs by creating and developing large scale events such as festivals, markets, conferences and exhibitions to exchange and interact about their products to the people. Also OSN helps clients in competing, advertising, marketing, strategizing and monitoring the progress and process of individual companies into the right structure.