Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Hast-o-Neest in Islamabad at Kuch Khaas

Lecture Series in Islamabad

Centre for Traditional Art & Culture
in Collaboration with
Kuch Khaas
 The Centre for Arts, Culture & Dialogue

Kuch Khaas
House # 1, Street # 1, F-6/3

Get directions
Tel: 051 835 7483

Time: 6:00 to 8:30pm

Thursday 22nd September
Sahibzada Asim Maharavi
"Talismanic Science of Ta'wiz"

Thursday 6th October
Dr. Qaiser Shahzad
"The Way of Dumplings: A Spiritual Commentary

Thursday 13th October
Dr. Ejaz Akram
"Islamic Political Philosophy."

Thursday 20th October
Dr. Asir Ajmal
"Alchemy – Science of the Cosmos, Science of the Soul."

Monday, September 19, 2011

Programme for October - November 2011

September to November 2011 at Hast-o-Neest                                                                              
Course                                                   Duration               Day                        Time                      Fees
Calligraphy Sunday Class               On-going                Sunday                  2 to 4pm            2,000/month
Teacher: Irfan Ahmed Qureshi
Starts: On-going

Calligraphy Regular Class              3-months               Fri & Sat                4 to 6pm             .3,000/month
Teacher: Irfan Ahmed Qureshi
Starts: 30th Sept. 2011       

Farsi Level-I                                       3-months               Sat & Sun              3 to 4 pm          3,000/month
Teacher: Fatima Fayyaz                                                                                                                   
Starts: Sat. 24th Sept. 2011

Quranic Arabic                                  3-months               Mon & Wed          12 to 1 pm           3,000/month
Teacher: Qari Khalid Usman
Starts: Mon 3rd Oct. 2011

Miniature Painting                            3-months               Tue & Thurs         3:30 to 5:30pm     5,000/month
Teacher: Mizna Malik/                                                                                                                    3,000 (students)
Murad K. Mumtaz                                                                                                                              
Starts: Tue 4th Oct. 2011

Forth-coming Courses
Course                                                   Duration               Day                        Time                      Fees
Classical Music (Vocal)                                                    Sunday                  12 to 1pm            3,000/month
Teacher: Salman Amjad Amanat Ali/
Ali Amjad Amanat Ali        
Starts: Sun. 6th Nov. 2011

Geometric Proportioning                1-month                    Fri & Sat                4 to 7pm               5,000
in Mughal Architecture                                                                                                                    3,000 (students)           
Teacher: Taimoor K. Mumtaz
Starts: 4th Nov. 2011          

Farsi Level-II                                      3-months               Sat & Sun              3 to 4 pm              3,000/month
Teacher: Fatima Fayyaz
Starts: Sat. 5th Nov. 2011

Wildlife Photography
Teacher:Ghulam Rasul Moghul

Psychotherapy  in the Post-Modern Era - A Certificate Course in Psychotherapy run by Educar Psych Services, Lahore
Trainer: Dr. Asir Ajmal
Planned for October date to be finalised soon.

Islamic Political Philosophy          
Teacher: Dr. Ejaz Akram

October 2011
9th October            4:30 to 5:30pm    Guest Hour                           Dr. Asir Ajmal on Psychotherapy in
                                                                                                             the Post-Modernist era.
16th October          4:30 to 6:00pm    Film Screening                      Iranian Film.
23rd October          4:30 to 5:30 pm   Art Music Space                  Redhouse Musical Ensemble.

30th October          4:30 to 5:30 pm   Persian Poetry Hour            Maulana Rum Recital by: Fatima Fayyaz
                                                                                                            & Zeeshan Ali.

November 2011
6th November        4:30 to 5:30pm    Guest Hour                           Dr. Sarmad Hussein:
                                                                                                            Making of  Nafees Nastaleeq at Center For Research
                                                                                 in Urdu Language Processing.

13th November     4:30 to 6:00pm    Film Screening                      Iranian Film.
20th November     4:30 to 5:30pm    Art Music Space                  Guitar & Vocal Fusion:
Murad. K. Mumtaz, Amjad Amanat Ali Khan.

27th November     4:30 to 5:30pm    Persian Poetry Hour            Maulana Rum Recital by: Fatima Fayyaz & Zeeshan

Note: Jammae Mastan Cafe will be replaced by Anarkali cafeteria by end October 2011 for lunch [to begin with] insha Allah!