CELEBRATION By Muhammad TahirMuslims around the world celebrate this occasion for days together. Its religious import is an established thing, but like other such celebrations it has a huge social significance. That is why the celebrations don’t end with special prayers on the day, but go on for many days together.
And I was prohibited to purchase ‘pistol’ the only toy I was fond of playing with on Eid, recalls Manzoor AkashDays back, as usual, I entered my room after Iftaar to read a book but as I stepped in, a gush of melancholy rushed into my room. Small girls were singing songs to welcome the Eid in somebody’s court yard away in the darkness. I suppose it was a group. It was a beautiful experience to hear these girls More
REPONSEHave a look at your calendar; one day in red marked for Eid-ul-Fitr. Next day is just another day; time to be in the office. Now visit an office, there is all the furniture with few living beings around. We asked, a government employee on the condition of anonymity had this to say: “What if the day More
‘Linking them together attempt to dilute our cause’
Srinagar, Aug 30: The Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) has termed the linking of enforced disappearances with the unmarked graves as an attempt to dilute its cause and demanded that More
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