The Biz Reporter
Ahmedabad, Oct 5: In a historic moment for both Kashmir and the international cricket world, the enchanting Kashmiri song ‘Kya Karie Korie Moul’ resonated through the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad during the inaugural match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023. The match, which concluded with New Zealand securing a resounding victory by 9 wickets over England, saw the song captivate the hearts of cricket fans worldwide.
The song, which explores the father’s dilemmas on his daughter’s wedding day, was performed live by the talented duo of Mohammad Muneem and Noor Mohammad. Their rendition of ‘Kya Karie Korie Moul’ brought a touch of Kashmiri culture to the international cricket stage, marking an unprecedented moment in the history of Kashmir and cricket.
The video capturing this mesmerizing performance quickly went viral on social media platforms, captivating the attention of millions. The poignant lyrics and soulful melody struck a chord with viewers, transcending language barriers and receiving widespread acclaim for its emotional depth and cultural significance.
Kashmiri communities around the world celebrated this milestone, viewing it as a proud tribute to their rich cultural heritage. Enthusiastic music lovers in Kashmir were particularly moved by the recognition of their culture on a global platform. Social media was flooded with messages of pride and gratitude for bringing the essence of Kashmir to a worldwide audience.
The inclusion of ‘Kya Karie Korie Moul’ in the opening ceremony and its resonating performance during the England vs. New Zealand match at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 marks a historic moment in the convergence of sports and culture, emphasizing the power of music to bridge cultural divides and unite people in celebration.