Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, located in the heart of the ancient cultural district and diplomatic enclosure of Dubai, joins the Indian Punjabi community in Dubai to celebrate Baisakhi, or the harvest festival.
Baisakhi is one of the most popular festivals celebrated in India in the vibrant state of Punjab to mark the harvest of Rabi crops. The festival of Baisakhi also has tremendous religious significance for the predominant Sikh population of the state as it is was on a Baisakhi Day in 1699 that Guru Gobind Singh – the revered Tenth Guru of Sikhs laid the foundation of Khalsa Panth.
Festival of Baisakhi is usually celebrated on April 13, but once in every 36 years the festival is celebrated on April 14. Joyful people of Punjab celebrate Baisakhi with exuberance and gaiety. Highpoint of Baisakhi celebrations is the performance of the traditional Bhangra and Gidda dance and the special langar served at Gurudwaras.
The Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa ‘s specialty Chef, along with his team will prepare an assortment of vegetarian and non-vegetarian Punjabi Cuisine from traditional Punjabi recipes such as “Nimbu Khire Da Salad, Dhai Bhalia, Kukad De Tikkey, Tangdi Jalandari, Akha Pindah, Chaap Adraki, Jhinga Punjabi, Machli Amritsari, Makai Da Kebab, Paneer Pakora, Patiala Saag Gosht, Keema Kaleji, Saryon Da Saag with Makke di roti, Pindi Chole, Kadi Pakori, Mah Di Dal, Dhaba Dal Fry, along with Pinjab special Lassi da Glass and Masala Chaas in Kullad etc.
To complete the meal, guests will be offered delicious desserts such as Gajrella, Raj Bhog, and Rabdi while enjoying a live Sitar and dinner with Punjabi live singing and dancing in the comfort of an elegantly decorated restaurant. The Baisakhi – Sikh New Year promotion is available for lunch from 12pm to 3pm and dinner from 7:00 pm to 2:00 am and enjoys a daily music masti until 3:00 am.
For reservations, please call 971 50 450 38 07 / 971 50 240 18 85 /04 or +971 4 351 9111 and visit the hotel’s website at hwww.arabiancourtyard.com/