Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

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Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

The people who constitute Pakistaniyat.

[Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi]

Seen the politicians. Seen the bureaucrats. Here Pakistan Paindabad captures the people that make up the spirit of Pakistan. The novelists, the painters, the bloggers. They write books. They paint on canvasses. They transcend passport boundaries on the net. Pakistan Paindabad have met them all. They all are wonderful folks. Here’s three cheers to them.

Nadeem Aslam, novelist

Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

Amin Gulgee, sculptor

Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

Naz Imramullah, painter

Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

Shandana Minhas, novelist

Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

Ali Sethi, novelist

Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

Raza Rumi, blogger

Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

Daniyal Mueenuddin, short story writer

Photo Essay – Pakistan’s Bright Stars

2 comments:

raheellakhani said...

Few out of a big lot. Nice to see :)

Ahmen said...

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