With help from some of our friends here at Afghanaid, gain an insight into the vibrancy of Afghan Dance and Music culture!

We recently held a live panel discussion, 'Celebrating Music & Dance in Afghanistan', and were joined by Professor John Baily (Goldsmiths, Afghanistan Music Unit), Ziba Tabrizi (Professional Dancer), Lauren Braithwaite (Zohra Orchestra), and Zarifa Adiba (Zohra Orchestra), exploring the importance of preserving, platforming and celebrating Afghan music & dance culture.

Here's the recording for you to enjoy whenever you like:

Learn about the rubab - the national instrument of Afghanistan, known as the "The Lion of Instruments" - with help from our friend Phelan Burgoyne.

Professional dancer Ziba Tabrizi gives us a fascinating insight into Afghan Dance culture!


Get involved: show your support for vulnerable communities in Afghanistan by learning and videoing yourself performing this short dance. Post it online and challenge your friends to do the same! 

How can you help people in Afghanistan?

Afghanaid is working incredibly hard to protect vulnerable communities in Afghanistan during this novel Coronavirus crisis. During challenging times, donations from our supporters are an absolutely vital resource for Afghanaid, and will help to ensure we can continue to reach those who need it most, and provide vital assistance to the most vulnerable.