SAIPAF Mission


  • Bring to New York, a festival to showcase South Asia’s authentic, glorious and eclectic performing arts traditions.

  • Through the magic of music, dance and drama, express the message of love and peace as propagated by the iconic poets, thinkers and leaders of the great subcontinent of South Asia.

  • Capture the wisdom evolved over the centuries and present them in one delightful package, over a week of mesmerizing performances by the leading practitioners of various performing art forms.

  • Provide an opportunity for emerging local artistes to perform alongside established international artistes to build an invaluable bridge across nations and continents.