Wijdan is a registered entity established in 2015 for the promotion of Music, Performing Arts, Literature and Culture. Its first mega initiative is Sindh Literature Festival (SLF) based in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. The first ever three day festival is being held from 4th to 6th November 2016 at Beach Luxury Hotel Karachi. This Festival provides innovative and high-profile events to support and showcase established, new and emerging writers and performers, as well as offering the opportunity to attend events to literature loving public/audience.
This literary festival is aiming at providing writers a platform to interact with each other and the general public especially their readers and youth, giving an opportunity to writers of all kind, established, new and emerging on merit to present and produce their writings and thoughts, re-organizing the literary talent of Sindh on a permanent literary platform, promoting literature supporting disciplines like language, cultural assets and heritage, history, fine arts, music, education, performing art, archaeology and anthropology etc, introducing newly published books and works in Sindhi language and other provincial languages, highlighting the importance of books and literature in the contemporary age of new technologies, encouraging female writers and giving them substantive space in events of the festival.