Sunday, August 28, 2016

Tues 30 Aug: 6:45 pm: 'Heaven, Hell & Man' in the Light of 3 Hadith - Riaz Kamlani

Hast o Neest Lahore Open Guest Lecture 
(Open, Walk-in Event)

Heaven, Hell & Man 
in the Light of Three Hadith
Riaz Kamlani

Tuesday, 30th August 
6:45 pm

Riaz Kamlani volunteers at Hastoneest Karachi and works for an education based not-for-profit organization. His interests are in management, metaphysics and education. 

Queriess: 849 3170

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Sunday 28 Aug: 4:00 pm: Takiya Hastoneest Classical Music (Open)

Hastoneest August Study Programme 2016
Walk in this Sunday (Open Event)

Takiya Hastoneest Classical Music
A gathering for classical music

Sunday 28 August,
4:00 - 5:00  pm

This month’s Takiya Hast-o-Neest presents its students of classical music
on Sitar & Vocals.

Solo Tabla by Ustad Raza Shaukat -15 mins

Venue: Hastoneest, 3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Shariff Colony, 
Canal Park, Gulberg II, Lahore
Query: 8493170

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Wed 3 Aug: 7:30 pm: Japanese Animated Movie: "Millennium Actress"

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts
Movies & Documentaries 
Walk in and join the viewing and post-viewing discussion 
of a Japanese animated film with Junaid Alam & Shaihan Hasan

Millennium Actress
Wednesday 3 August 2016
7:30 pm
(Running time: 87 minutes)

"It's animated, but it's human and will touch the soul of anyone who has loved deeply" 

A 2001 postmodernist, comedy-drama adventure film co-written and directed by Satoshi Kon, Millenium Actress is the story of two documentary filmmakers investigating the life of a retired acting legend. As she tells them the story of her life, the difference between reality and cinema becomes blurred

The movie took home the prestigious Ofuji Noburo Award at the 2002 Mainichi Film Awards.

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Sat-Sun 6-7 Aug: 2-Day Short Study: God, Man & Cosmos - Hamid Reza Fazil

Hastoneest August Short Study Programme

Two-Day Short Study Course:
God, Man & Cosmos
The Structure of the Universe in Islamic Metaphysics (Urdu)

Hamid Reza Fazil 
Sat/Sun 6th-7th August 2016
5:00 - 7:00 pm 

Hamid Reza Fazil sahib teaches philosophy and Arabic at Hastoneest. He holds a degree in Islamic Philosophy from Iran.

Registration: Send in Title, Your Full Name, Emal Address & Cell Number to 8493170
Registrations are required for the August Courses. Reading material may be emailed to registered participants for each course. The 2-Day Course fee is Rs. 2000/participant. Student sponsorship is available (Deserving students need to request via email).

Venue: 3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Shariff Colony, Canal Park, Gulberg II, Lahore - Google Map:
Email:; Cell: 0300 8493170

Fri 5 Aug: Farsi Level 1 - Fatima Fayyaz

Hast o Neest 
Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts
announces a three month duration course

Farsi Level 1 (Beginner Level)
with Fatima Fayyaz (Oriental College, PU & Tehran University)
Fridays & Saturdays, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
starting Friday, 5 August 2016.

Registration: Interested students are required to visit the office at Hastoneest between 2:00 - 6:00 pm any working day to fill a form and submit 50% of the total fee of three months. Course fee is Rs.3000/month. Queries: or Kausar Ali sahib at 0321 4847091 - Hastoneest, 3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Shariff Colony, Canal Park, Gulberg II, Lahore.

Mon 1 Aug: Reading the biography of Rumi & Discourses of Shams e Tabriz - Fatima Fayyaz & Taimoor Khan

Hast o Neest
Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts

Walk in and participate in the
Monday Reading
with Fatima Fayyaz & Taimoor Khan Mumtaz

Reading from the biography of Rumi -
Manaqib ul Arifin about the family of Maulana Rumi,
& Discourses of Shams e Tabriz Maqalat e Shams

Monday,  1 August 2016
6:00 pm
Hastoneest, 3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Shariff Colony, Canal Park, Gulberg II

Queries: 8493170

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Sunday 31st July - Dars Hikayaat: Read & Discuss

Dars Hikayaat: Walk in to a weekly gathering of story tellers and wisdom tales. Masnavi Rumi, Bostan Saadi, Kalam Zaheen Shah Taji r.a.

Sunday 31st July,
5:30 pm

Kausar Ali, Fiaz Ahmed Khan & Rabia Sultan
Query: 4847091