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this weekend in karachi

This Weekend in Karachi: Bahar-e-Rinda’na

This weekend in Karachi has plenty to offer for every flavor palate, literally. There’s a massive biryani festival underway where attendees can expect more than a dozen different types of biryanis. If that wasn’t enough, we’ve also got celebrations of literature and spring taking place. Prioritize accordingly:

biryani bahar

Biryani Bahar

The celebration of a quintessentially Karachi meal, Biryani Bhaar is happening at Beach Luxury Hotel, one of the premier hotels in the city of Karachi. Expect 40 different kinds of biryani at the venue… yes… 40. There’s no such thing as excessive when it comes to biryani anyway. Grab your favorite boys and girls and head on over.

P.S. Let us know what your favorite flavor is

magic of flowers

Magic of Flowers

The Ikebana Foundation- Karachi Chapter, on its 40th Anniversary, is hosting a fundraising event for Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre. The event features an ikebana display and musical performances, proceeds from the event will be donated to the SKMH Foundation.

P.S. Support the cause

book bazaar

Sunday Book Bazaar

Relax, Unwind, and give your shelf a makeover here at T2F as Lit Lab presents: Sunday Book Bazaar! Get books, coffee, and comfort food all under one roof. Fill up your shelves with books that you choose and love. Strike up conversations with fellow book lovers, enjoy different sessions happening in Faraar Gallery. Sounds like the perfect Sunday, doesn’t it?

P.S. Entry is free, but remember to donate!

ek sada

Sada'a-e-Mastana, Raqs-e-Rinda'na

AraisheKhayal invites you to it’s literary event, Ek sadaa’ye Mastana, Ek raqse rinda’na. We have drawn inspiration from ‘ek larki se’ written by highly acclaimed and distinguished feminist poet, Fehmida Riaz, for this title. The recitation will be followed by a 30 minutes panel discussion on female liberation and female agency in the context of Urdu literature.

P.S. In light of Aurat March, a conversation is the way forward

comedy march

Comedy March

Karachi’s top 3 comics are coming together for one night only with their new clean sets. After dominating the scene with dirty comedy, it is time for the comics to put up a relatively family-friendly comedy night. 100 minutes of jokes from the holy trinity of stand up comedy in Karachi; Natalia Gul, Akbar Chaudhry and Shehzad Ghias.

P.S. This should be good

There’s food, fun and laughs for the entire family this weekend in Karachi.

Purnea depends on a steady supply of positive affirmations and berry flavored tea in order to continue functioning as an upstanding member of society. An amateur dance-battle enthusiast, she's a woman of many talents, overshadowed only by her mysterious aura. When she's not busy over-analyzing every social interaction she's had over the past 22 years she enjoys curating memes and scrapping sub-par content.

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