The global platform of Miss World 2024 was set in the fervour of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s highly anticipated show ‘Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar’ scheduled to launch this year. As the first song ‘Sakal Ban’ (Blooming Flowers) from the series was launched, it took over the stage at Miss World 2024 where all the contestants walked the ramp along with the stunning cast-Manisha Koirala, Sonakshi Sinha, Aditi Rao Hydari, Richa Chadha, Sanjeeda Shaikh, and Sharmin Segal sporting traditional costumes.

‘Sakal Ban’ is sung by the talented Raja Hasan and adorned with the timeless lyrics of Amir Khusro, which embodies the essence of traditional folk music while resonating with Bhansali’s signature grandeur. From intricately choreographed dance sequences to lavish set designs, every aspect of ‘Sakal Ban’ reflects the creator’s meticulous attention to detail and his unwavering commitment to cinematic excellence. He invites audiences on a mesmerizing journey through the corridors of history, where tradition meets grandeur and music transcends time.

Set in pre-independent India against a burgeoning freedom movement, the final thread holding the art of tawaifs (courtesans) is put to the test. Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar is an epic saga of love, power, revenge and freedom. The series promises to be a profound celebration of art, culture, beauty, and Bhansali’s legacy. Hailed as the grandest and most-awaited series of the year, the creative visionary, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, is set to unveil his 14-year passion project in collaboration with Netflix, to global audiences.

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