This Weekend in Lahore: Giving Back and Giving In
Ramzan began this week and has already slowed down the city, reflecting in this weekend in Lahore. No need to worry if you didn’t pay heed earlier, things ought to pick up their pace soon. This weekend, however, focus on giving back, why don’t ya?
Qissa e Parchai
The Depilex Smile Again Foundation will be raising funds for acid-attack victims this weekend, and this is one of the most worthwhile causes that you can donate to. Do attend the event and interact with the women whose lives have been transformed by donations.
P.S. Encourage others to attend as well.
Support the Haqooq-e-Khalq Movement as they protest against the brutality that took place at Data Darbar yesterday. This attack, in the heart of Lahore, took the lives of five policemen and three civilians. 26 others were injured. Stand in their memory.
P.S. Stand in unity with the movement.
What better way to ward of the mid-roza munchies than to lose yourself in a great book? The BCP Book Club gives you the perfect distraction. Featured book of the week is The Outsiders” by S.E. Hinton; this should be interesting.
P.S. Register to attend here
Chilum Joshi Festival
Chilum Joshi is an annual festival observed by the Kalash people to celebrate the yield of crops. Dance, music, food and festivities in the magnificent Kalash Valley- sounds like a dream come true, doesn’t it?