The doom of Multani Kashigari

By Aown Ali   Located in the suburbs of Multan, about 10 km from the main city at Bahawalpur road, Ustad Alam Institute of Blue Pottery is...

Islamic Teachings in a Hindu Temple

By Arshad Abbasi It was around the time of sunset when I along with my wife reached the temple jostling through the traffic of motor...

The Looming Death Of Naqashi

By Aown Ali  Brush moves in a careful direction and fine lines emerge painting a bunch of jasmine on a turquoise surface. This is Naqashi, a delicate art...

Hussain Agahi bazaar: the oldest of Multan

By Arshad Abbasi Hussain Agahi is the oldest bazaar of Multan pointing to the antiquity of the city as well as its builders. This bazaar...

Bone Carving: Craftsmen Struggle to Keep the Art Alive

By Aown Ali  Roaming around the old fort in a pleasant midday of late February as I got into craft bazaar of Multan my first...