Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Halqa-e-Masnavi: Thursday, 18 Dec - 7 pm

Halqa-e-Mathnavi 
A traditional study-circle on selections from 
the Mathnavi of Jalaluddin Rumi 
(alternate Thursdays) 
with
Maulana M. Shahzad Mujaddidi
Thursday, 18th December 2014 - 6:00 pm

Dars Lub-i Lubāb-i Masnavī:The Structure... by hast-o-neest

Monday, December 15, 2014

از کوچہء رندان Urdu Poetry sitting - Wed 17 Dec حفیظ ہوشیار پوری

Hast-o-Neest
Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts

از کوچہء رندان 
Urdu Poetry Sitting 
with Qasim Jafri Sahib

حفیظ ہوشیار پوری
(1912-1973)
محبت کرنے والے کم نہ ہونگے 
تیری محفل میں لیکن ہم نہ ہونگے


Wednesday, 17 December 2014
6:00 pm





31 G, Gulberg II
Queries: 0300 847 1855



Thursday, December 11, 2014

تکیہ ہست و نیست Sunday 4 pm


تکیہ ہست و نیست
برصغیر پاک و ہند  کے فن موسیقی سے آشنایءکی ماہانہ نشست
تیمور خان ممتاز اور شہرازاد عالم صاحبہ کے ساتھ


 سہ پہر ۴ بجے
 بروز اتوار


Sunday, 14 December 2014
4:00 pm

Hast-o-Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts
31-G, Gulberg Ii
Queries 0300 847 1855

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Friday 5 Dec: Shahrazade Wisdom: Movie 'Safar-e-Kandahar' - 7 pm

Hast-o-Neest 
Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts invites you to

Shahrazade Wisdom Tales
Movies/Documentaries

Film Title: 

Safar-e-Kandahar - The Journey to Kandahar

on Friday, 5 December 2014
at 7:00 pm
@ Hastoneest Gulberg


2001 Iranian Film
Set in Aghanistan during the rule of the Taliban, the film is based on a partly true, partly fictionalized story of a successful Afghan-Canadian, who returns to Afghanistan after receiving a letter from her sister, who was left behind when the family escaped, that she plans on committing suicide on the last solar eclipse of the millennium.
Kandahar was filmed mostly in Iran, including at the Niatak refugee camp but also secretly in Afghanistan itself.
DIRECTOR: Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Iran
Running Time: 85 minutes


Queries: 0300 847 1855

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Study Circle - Mathnavi of Maulana Rumi - 6pm Thursday 4th December 2014


Halqa-e-Mathnavi 
A traditional study-circle on selections from 
the Mathnavi of Jalaluddin Rumi 
(alternate Thursdays) 


with
Maulana M. Shahzad Mujaddidi

Inaugural Sitting
Thursday, 4th December 2014
Opening lines of the Mathnavi:

Listen to this reed how it complains:
it is telling a tale of separations.

Saying, "Ever since I was parted from the reed-bed,
man and woman have moaned in (unison with) my lament
Translation by Nicholson, 1926

Maulana Shahzad Mujaddidi is a Naqshbandi Mujadidi scholar and the founder of Darulikhlas, a publication house on religious texts. He is also a host of many television shows.


Monday, December 1, 2014

از کوچہء رندان - شاعر مجید امجد Wed, 3 Dec 2014

Hast-o-Neest
Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts
invites you to


از کوچہء رندان

شاعر مجید امجد
بدھ ۳ دسمبر

Wednesday, 3 December 2014
at 5:30 pm
with Qasim Jafri sahib


Queries: 0300 847 1855

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Sunday Lecture Series: Music and Mind Control - Talha Ali Kushvaha

Hast-o-Neest
Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts
invites you to a series of lectures by Talha Ali Kushvaha on 
Pakistan - Perspectives on the Past, Present & Future


Second Lecture of the Series
Music and Mind Control 

Talha Ali Kushvaha 

Sunday, 7 December 2014 
at 4:00 pm

31-G, Gulberg II, Lahore
Queries: 0300 847 1855



First lectures in this series: 
‘Understanding the Real Impact of 
our Colonial History on our Present' 
Held on Sunday 30 November

Third Lecture of the Series
Free Masons, the Occult and 
the Battle for the World
 Sunday, 28 December


Talha Ali Kushvaha studied Economics at London School of Economics and Multimedia at the National College of Arts. A researcher and appraisal specialist, his areas of interest are Communication, History, Culture, Media & Music. He has taught communication, sound design, and history; and is currently a visiting faculty member at National College of Arts. He is a saxophonist, song/script writer and voice-over artist. He lives and works in Lahore.