Saturday, Oct 31, 2009
Sir Syed Day
It was a fabulous dinner Mushaira event at Eldorado country club organized by Khalid, Taiyab Kundawala, Akram Syed, and Naved Sayed.
North American Society of Indian Muslims)
(A 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization)
with compliments of DFW Aligarh Alumni and Friends
Saturday, October 31, 2009
Proceeds to support "NASIM Foundation" for Education Venue:
1) Janab Waseem Barelvi (Bareli, India).
2) Janab Meraj Faizabadi (Lucknow, India).
3) Janab Abbas Tabish, (Lahore, Pakistan).
4) Janab Tahir Faraz (Rampur, India).
5) Other North American Shora
Zohra Chisti read the Aligarh's Tarana
and Nadir Durrani was the Muntazim of the Mushaira.
Several Dallas Poets participated as well.
Great Mushaera - Tahir Faraz's poem on mother called "mayee" brought tears in every one's eyes. Tahir's poetry flows like my essays, reflecting wisdom of different faiths in his case, he compared the devotion of Sita and Lakshman and Ram's banwas.
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Tuesday Nov 3rd.
Nadir Durrani invited the same shora (poets) at his home and we had one of the best mehfils of Urdu Poetry.