The closing ceremony of the second Khanaghahi (Mystical) music festival was held, on 26 Oct 2021, with the participation of the mayor of Sanandaj, the Islamic Council of the city, the managers, and the participants in the central building of the municipality in Sanandaj.
Khanaghahi (Mystical) music is one of the cultural myriads of assets of Sanandaj culture and history. This type of music has a direct relation to the spiritual and religious life of the Kurdish people.
Yearly, during the holy days of Rabi al-Awal ( the birthday of the prophet Mohammad) the sounds of Daf and Sekr and Samee heard from the mosques and Khanaghahs ( a place to gather for implementing spiritual and religious rituals) in Sanandaj city.
The Cultural Organisation of the Sanandaj Municipality holds the Khanaghahi Festival to show and promote this type of music broadly. The participant groups who performed in the festival were received the plaque and award at the end of the ceremony.