1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows
By Ai Weiwei
In his widely anticipated memoir, Ai Weiwei tells a century-long epic tale of China through the story of his own extraordinary life and the legacy of his father, the nation’s most celebrated poet. It is a great read which you just wouldn’t be able to put down. Get your literary mode on!
For the Love of Burgers!
There is just something amazing about having delectable burgers. The taste is absolutely succulent. It’s great how there are great burger joints out there. Islamabad has fantastic eateries which provide you such flavors and offerings. We are loving the kind of spread this quaint little place has. There is so much to entice your taste buds, be it the very flavorful patty, the fresh vegetables or the absolute fresh bun which just makes the whole thing absolutely divine. If in Islamabad, you better make a pit stop at this ultimate joint. Learn more @burglar.pk
Bench – An International Mark
Usman Mukhtar’s internationally recognized film ‘Bench’ released digitally on his YouTube channel. The multi-talented star took to his social media and broke the news “I am very excited to finally share the digital release of this film,” said Mukhtar. The short film starring Rubya Chaudhry and Mukhtar himself has also been selected for the Cannes International Independent Film Festival. “This film is very special to me as it is the first one to be recognized internationally,” he added to the post. “Me and the whole cast and crew are excited for you to see it,” he said in the end. The short film follows the story of a married couple and how difficult it can be to make the right decision. The film has been directed by Usman Mukhtar, produced by Hassan Nadeem, and penned down brilliantly by Ali Mudar.
Biking to Beat Islamophobia
Recai Karaca Pak, a Turkish man living in Germany hit the road with his bike last year, travelling across Europe to raise awareness of the scourges of racism and hate crimes against Muslims. His journey was inspired by the unfounded racist and Islamophobic news reports targeting Muslims and Turks in Europe. “I want to show our humanness to those who do not know us. Because those who do not know Muslims keep a distance due to the propaganda in the media,” the 47-year-old engineer says.“Muslims face racism and encounter difficulties in finding a job or renting an apartment in many places. Our mosques face over 400 attacks a year. The solution is to introduce and express ourselves,” he adds.
Adorn Style with Glamor
Here’s looking into ways to style your outfit with an all new GC Potli Artistic Bag, which is embellished in detailed embroidery. The rich tone of this bag is sure to add a major flair of statement feel to your outfit. Potli is a traditional ethnic style hand bag/clutch. It looks very nice and enhances the look with traditional ethnic wear. Also you can enjoy the amazing look you get when donning coin jewelry. It has been worn throughout history to bring luck and good fortune to the wearer. They are perfect for everyday wear to spice up their looks and are even thought to promote wealth and prosperity! We are loving and enjoying the spread @girlscloset.sr