Turned out you were just like us: Fahmida Riaz tells Indians

As India basks under the glory of unchecked hate-crimes, it is time to remember the lines of Pakistani female poet Fahmida Riaz, who warned about such scenario long ago. The video of Fahmia Riaz herself reciting this poem can be seen below: तुम बिल्कुल हम जैसे निकले तुम बिल्कुल हम जैसे निकले अब तक कहां छुपे थे भाई? वह मूरखता, वह घामड़पन जिसमें हमने सदी … Continue reading Turned out you were just like us: Fahmida Riaz tells Indians

Fahmida Riaz at IAWRT Seminar ‘Hum Gunahgaar Auratein’ on March 8

Tum bilkul hum jaisey nikley Aab tak Kahan chupay thay bhai Voh moorkhta, voh ghaamarpan jis mai hum nay sadian gawaeen Aakhir pahunchi dua tumhaari Aray badhai bahut badhai You turned out to be just like us; Similarly stupid, wallowing in the past, You’ve reached the same doorstep at last. Congratulations, many congratulations. Preyt dharm ka naach rahaa hai Qaim Hindu raj karo gay Saarey … Continue reading Fahmida Riaz at IAWRT Seminar ‘Hum Gunahgaar Auratein’ on March 8