To mark their annual tradition day, the Pashtun group in Karachi on Thursday held rallies, organised an occasion on the Arts Council of Pakistan (ACP) and staged a people dance at Sea View.
Pashtun Tradition Day has been celebrated on September 23 yearly since 2014. The day was designated for selling the Pashtun tradition throughout a gathering of the Afghan Discussion board, a cross-border peace initiative, in Peshawar that yr.
Since then, gatherings are held in varied cities, notably Peshawar, Quetta, Islamabad, and Karachi, to mark the day on September 23.
The Awami Nationwide Occasion and its pupil physique, the Pashtun College students Federation, collectively organised an occasion on the ACP the place the celebration’s leaders, together with provincial president Shahi Syed, secretary basic Younas Buneri, Pakistan Peoples Occasion MNA Qadir Khan Mandokhel, and senior journalists Ajmal Khattak Kashar and Jamshed Bukhari spoke concerning the Pashtun tradition.
They mentioned the target of celebrating Pashtun Tradition Day was to make the scholars conscious of the wealthy Pashtun tradition and traditions, and promote unity. Gulzar Alam, outstanding Pashto singer, additionally carried out on the occasion.
“The Pashtuns are peace loving folks and our flawed picture is being proven to the world,” Syed mentioned as he addressed the occasion. “The present scenario within the area could be very vital. Right now, attitudes of peace, love, affection and tolerance are urgently wanted.”
Buneri careworn the way it was obligatory to point out the world that the Pashtuns had been peaceable folks with a vibrant tradition and traditions.
Attanr, a Pashtun group dance, was additionally carried out on the occasion through which many dancers had been clad in conventional Pashtun clothes. Shifting in circles to the drumbeat, the dancers picked up velocity whirling at an ever-increasing tempo until the top.