English translation of the Urdu poem Hum Dekhenge by Faiz Ahmed Faiz in response to the ongoing politicised dilemma of its meaning. An extremely humble try
Faiz Ahmed Faiz is a legend and most of his works are masterpieces. The living history of his literature is dialectic, subversive and revolutionary. Faiz’s poem ‘Humdekheinge’ has seen the legendary Iqbal Bano clad in a black sari, singing and reclaiming each word to an audience of many thousands under the dictatorship of Zia ul… Read more
This month of December in Lahore has been more Decemberish than ever. Winter has made records, two degrees and four with friends and family sharing posts of how Lahore is topping the charts of ‘cold’ in cities around the world. The entire city is getting married (usual for every December) and as fairy lights ‘web… Read more
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