A Pakistani wedding is a traditional ceremony which rejoices on the wedlock of a bride and groom. It brings together the families of the bride and groom in the many occasions that take place. In Pakistan the wedding ceremony is of immense importance. Various cultures have distinct ways of celebrating...
Measurement in Pakistan:
Time Series Trends and Breakdown
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Central Punjab, Lahore.
Director General, International Institute of Islamic Economics, International...
The Adverse Effects of Extravagant Weddings in Lahore
Humza Zafar Khan
Ms. Samea Amjad
April 4, 2012
Lahore School of Economics
In recent years, the trend of spending extravagantly on weddings has increased tenfold and unfortunately has...
partners. As Americans, we are much more lenient with the idea of marriage and the actual wedding process, however; in places such as Pakistan- a wedding symbolizes much more for the Indian culture. Indian weddings are known for their extremely elaborate ceremonies- including before and after the “big...
Marriage in Pakistan
Pakistan is a place of thousands of cultured faces, when there is a wedding its full of its traditions and influenced by foreign customs. When you know there is Pakistani wedding be ready to participate with passion and enthusiasm. There are several steps among Muslim wedding, and they...
Pakistani Rural and Urban Community: Comparing Family and Kinship Systems.
People in Pakistan are greatly trilingual and most people living here are Muslims. They respect their customs and traditions and closely follow family values. Most people are living as joint family systems...
and architecture, music and mode of dress, manners and customs prevalent in a given Society."
PAKISTANI CULTURE IS A ISLAMIC CULTURE
Pakistan is an ideological Islamic State. Its very existence is due to Islam, so the Pakistani culture is primarily based on the Islamic way of life. All other...
know is unforgettable. I, who was born and raised in Pakistan, can never forget my childhood.
Growing up in Pakistan was a great experience since I grew in rich family. Pakistan heritage is something to be proud of. I was born in Lahore, Pakistan in 1987. In Pakistani culture, after a baby is born...
this is not always a decision which is made by the family. This decision could be made from the people who would be getting married. In the past, weddings were decided through the parents depending on the class or status of their family. If a women was a lower class person it was very unlikely that a...
South Asian weddings are very filled with ritual and celebration that continue for several days. Generally anywhere between 100 to 10,000 people attend. Often, many of the attendees are unknown to the bride and groom themselves. Though most Indian marriages are arranged, some couples in urban areas...
moment illustrated the growing desperation of survivors of the massive earthquake on Saturday that killed an estimated 20,000 to 40,000 people across Pakistan-controlled Kashmir and adjacent areas. One million people were thought to be left homeless." "This food is needed urgently," Amjad Jamal, a World...
Pakistani Style Wedding
We live in a world full of diverse cultures and religions all living together. We all have a diverse way of celebrating a special day; one of the most important of these celebration is the day when two individuals join their lives in front of their dear ones. Thanks to the technology...
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WEDDING CULTURE IN OUR SOCIETY
The concept and definition of a marriage may change with time, but its value remains unchanged. A wedding is a ceremony to celebrate the wedlock of a bride and groom. For most of the people wedding is the most important day of their...
Forms of Violence Against Women in Pakistan
Domestic Violence and Rape
After giving birth to five girls and being continuously tortured by her husband for not conceiving a boy, Faizan Mai, a distraught thirty-five year old Pakistani woman, killed herself and her two youngest daughters in 2002 by jumping...
YET ANOTHER UNSUNG HERO OF PAKISTAN- PARVEEN SAEED.
Pakistan unfortunately happens to be one of the countries of the world where the 60.3% of the population lives on under $2 a day. Amidst this miserable scenario is a woman, Parveen Saeed who with whatever little she has makes the effort to feed...
foot-binding in China and tooth-staining in Japan, to scarification in Congo and Masai ear-ornaments in Kenya, through henna in North Africa, India and Pakistan to tattooing in Polynesia and elsewhere (Fielder, Donna.. 1999).
Body art is often used to help people communicate with the spiritual forces they...
Pakistani culture is the unique pattern of belief, ideas, values highly influenced by religion of Islam. Islam in Pakistan set the code of ethics for the cultural life of Pakistan. Pakistan has many subcultures as it the museum of different races.
It has four provinces, Punjab, Sindh, North West Frontier...
DRONES IN PAKISTAN The study by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism, released this month, showed that the number of civilian casualties stood at between zero and four. The figures were, however...
Marketing Communication of Pepsi & Coca Cola in Pakistan!
Muhammad Kashif Omer Malik
Tutor: Leif Linnskog
Date: 01 Sep 2008
Marketing Communication of Pepsi & Coca Cola in Pakistan
01 September 2008
MS. PRATHEEPA AP O C RAJARATNAM
akistan was established in 1947, following a partition from India. Though Pakistan was influenced by many empires and invading cultures, it protects its cultures and reinvents itself as a Muslim nation. Understanding the culture...
PAKISTAN- LANGUAGE, RELIGION, CULTURE, CUSTOMS AND ETIQUETTE
Facts and Statistics
Location: Southern Asia, bordering Afghanistan 2,430 km, China 523 km, India 2,912 km, Iran 909 km
Population: 159,196,336 (July 2004 est.)
Ethnic Make-up: Punjabi, Sindhi, Pashtun...
DescriptionWithin this report we shall give a detailed marketing analysis concerning a "Wooden Furniture Manufacturing Unit" set up project situated in Pakistan. The "Wooden Furniture Manufacturing Unit" will cater the needs of the domestic market. The researches have proved a strong competition that lies...
Famous Immigrant Entrepreneur from Pakistan in USA
Name: Tariq Farid
Organization: Edible Arrangements & NETSOLACE
TARIQ FARID President and C.E.O. of Edible Arrangements, Wallingford, Conn. AGE 40 CHILDHOOD CAREER DREAM Surgeon YEAR HE BECAME A U.S. CITIZEN 1986 FAVORITE FRUIT Cantaloupe
Mate selection process
Mate selection in Pakistan largely depends on whether your family comes from a rural area, or an urban area (Malik, 2006). In rural and tribal areas, individuals who are not married are not allowed to meet and take up relations at free will (Malik, 2006). Also, any...
I chose this topic today because these days, planning a traditional wedding is one of the top things on my list. I am originally from Pakistan and come from a family which I always thought was very liberal but to my surprise after hearing about my engagement have turned very traditional!!
And so at...
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Discrimination in Developing Countries 7
Infanticide and Sex-Selective Abortion 9
Gender Discrimination in Pakistan 11
Regional Differences 13
Gender Discrimination and Economic Development 15
Output per capita...
Field by Benedicte Grima, a female ethnographer, follows the author through her involvement in fieldwork in the Muslim world of Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan. This area being as hostile and unfair to women as it is, Grima was received many questions by the ethnography community of life as woman under those...
Comparative study of Pakistan and Chinese Cultures
Muhammad Rashid (ID:2012420078)
This report has compared the two cultures namely the Chinese and Pakistani culture by considering different parameters. The material and non-material aspects of culture are expressed and comparative study of...
sari is the traditional costume in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka. Because sari is worn in many countries, there are differences of wearing it. In Pakistan, sari is not popular as an everyday wear but for formal functions, especially weddings amongst the Pakistani elite. But elderly...