Desi Dining In Ramadan

A friend of mine, who lives in Islamabad, has made a habit of enjoying a meal once every Ramadan in Kartarpura, a food street of Rawalpindi.

Dating back to the pre-partition era of 1940s, this place is known for its exotic local, aka desi, delicacies and varieties.

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Irresistible Chutney

Chutney is an essential item on a Pakistani dining table. Be it a lunch, dinner or an evening snack meal, chutney will give your food an extra edge of spiciness and taste, making your ordinary food into something really special.

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image courtesy of DAWN

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52 Week Photo Challenge – Week 35 – From Above

Just one look at it and you will not even think about resisting yourself from falling in love with it 🙂

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Cosmic Photo Challenge – Sparkle

If you arrive at Karachi’s Hawks Bay beach in early hours of a mid-October Saturday morning, the sparkling waves welcomes you wholeheartedly.

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Have You Ever Washed Dishes?

Ashfaq Ahmed, one of Pakistan’s most famous writer and an intellectual, has mentioned several times in his books about receiving uncountable valuable lessons about life from an elderly wise man.

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Ashfaq Ahmed (image courtesy of encyclopk.com)

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Two Unlikely Neighbors

Islam and Christianity, two opposing sides with faith and beliefs of their own. The world has seen conflicts between the two in past and the recent events, as put in motion by “The Chosen One“, the need for an understanding between both sides is far more crucial than anything else.

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And this is already happening, in a place where you might least expect it.

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