Higher Poetry: Shah Hussain (Rehmt. A) — Ghoom Cherkhiya Ghoom by Pathanay Khan


There’s is higher poetry, touching the epitome of Love for life and God. And if there’s is one like Pathanay Khan (پٹھانے خان) to sing it with his endlessly heart wrenching voice; the ebb and flow, ever engaging yet volatile melodious tone with a hint of pleasure in pain; one’s heart simply sinks more deeper in love.

‘Ghoom Cherkhiya Ghoom’, it explains none but the ultimate relationship between ones soul and the mortal body. Soul which is enchanted in the cage of body.

Cherkha (چرخہ) is symbolises how body, spirit and soul are tied through with trivial yet powerful bond.

گھوم چرخیا گھوم
گھوم چرخیا گھوم
تیری کتن والی جیوے
کتن والی جیوے
نالے وٹن والی جیوے
گھوم چرخیا گھوم

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Narcissism not Xenophobia: Pakistan’s Problem


It is often said that Pakistan and it’s policy makers are xenophobic. This phobia has led us to current state of turmoil, hatred, extremism and jingoistic nature of nurturing militant/jihadi groups. There is a belief that it is due to subordination, sycophancy and boot licking of forces like uncle SAM, Union Jack, David Star or Ashok Chakkar.

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Arfa Karim Randhawa


All we have to say is this “You Left Unfinished and Yet We Are Proud.”

I'm No Superman!!

To Arifa Karim Randhawa from I'm No Superman!!

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 Arifa Karim Randhawa (late) —  The Youngest Legend

Taste is Worth Dying For!


There are millions of health conscious people around the world. Some are conscious because they are prone to some disease, some already has an illness; and some work out a diet plan because of obesity. Keeping in view all these problems, doing food business has become a hard job.

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Verdict of Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) on Blasphemy!


CII is a Govt. Body Which Suggests and Reviews Islamic Laws in Pakistan

Council of Islāmic Ideology (CII) was under tremendous political pressure from within and abroad.  Few examples of this pressure are

Pope Benedict XVI has called for the release of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman in  Asia Bibi “be given back her freedom” says Pope Benedict

“She is a helpless Christian woman. She can’t legally defend herself because she does not have resources. Implicating such helpless minorities in such cases amounts to ridiculing the constitution of Pakistan” Taseer, Governor Punjab

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Punishment for Blasphemy in the Light of Religious Scriptures


If you say, Pakistan is the land of hot issues it would not be a false statement at all. Whether it is the religious, political, economic or social issues; Pakistan is the place you will find on top of all. Lately, the issue of blasphemy has arisen when a session court (lower court) sentence Asiya Bibi (who was Christian by faith) to death after finding her guilty her of sacrilegious comments.

The debate of repealing this law has come out of blue this time after 2-3 decades of legislation regarding. There are several opinions regarding this blasphemy act 295 (c) of the constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan. There are oodles of angles to this law, whether it be religious, democratic, political or human right.

We have gathered some evidences from the Quran, Hadith, Sunnah and history (compiled by historians) for the exact punishment for blasphemy. This will also answer the most asked question “What Muhammad (S.A.W) would have done?” “How he would have responded?” and many supplementary questions like “What Quran says?”,  “Is there any evidence in Hadith?” and “What other religions say about blasphemy?”

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