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this weekend in karachi

This Weekend in Karachi: Guns and Gulaabs

This weekend in Karachi features several avenues of learning and relaxing, whichever strikes your fancy. Sign up.



The August pick for the Bookish is a popular and powerful coming of age story about participating in life from the fringes. Whether you’ve read the book or are a fan of the film, join us and other like-minded teens as talk over this poignant book.

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Kahani Kahi Ik Jalay Perh Nay

Set in a jungle inhabited by monkeys, the story speaks of freedom of speech, manipulation and oppression. With a Queen who wishes to be immortalised and an artist who refuses to speak anything but the truth.

P.S. Tickets will be available at the venue



Learn how to design fun Urdu words using your favorite English fonts. In this hands-on workshop, you will be guided step-by-step, to come up with a creative Urdu word/phrase and design your own Urdu typography artwork/poster using Adobe Illustrator.


Guns and Gulaabs

Just another of The Khawatoons’ infamous “Ladies’ Nights” —especially on public demand!

P.S. Keep up with the Joy of Urdu events!


Sur ka Safar

The next Sur Ka Safar night features Ahsan Ali, accompanied by Yousuf Kerai and Wazir Sultan Sahib, on Sunday, 4th August. In this performance Ahsan will be rendering Khayal and Thumri in the Patiala style.

P.S. The event is open to all

So where will this weekend in Karachi lead you? We’d love to tag along too!

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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