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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Areas | 27,220 Sq. km. |
Islamabad (Capital) | 906 Sq. km. |
Population | 163417500 (May 30, 2008) |
Administrative Setup | Pakistan is divided into four provinces viz., North West Frontier Province (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa), Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan. The tribal belt adjoining (Khyber...
Italian Marriage Traditions & Customs
A wedding is a celebration of love and romance, of two people joining lives and of two families becoming one. Every country and ethnic group has its own cultural traditions that are incorporated in the marriage process. These connections are very important in...
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...
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...
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...
What world event had the greatest impact on your life as a teenager?
The India Pakistan war
During the India Pakistan war families were extremely terrified as the places which were going to be attacked next were never known . For Lucy Correa being...
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...
Pakistan today faces various social problems. Child Labour is a social issue within Pakistan and is considered a violation of human rights by the United Nations. Pakistani society is such that, a poor child can quite conveniently be deprived of basic education, only to feed the rest of his family members...
Stages of Ethnicity to East Pakistan Crisis (1971)
Pakistan got independence on 14th August 1947. The separate homeland was demanded by Muslims to live their lives according to their own way or parameters. After separation the task of nation building in Pakistan was constrained by many...
State of Women Rights in Pakistan
2. Women rights in the light of Islam
3. Women rights in the light of Constitution
4. Causes of violation of women rights in Pakistan
A. Cultural and traditional causes
• Patriarchal society
• Feudal system
• Tribal culture
Chinese Traditional Wedding Ceremony Maggie Xie According to the traditional Chinese culture, birth, marriage, and death are most important in one’s life. Especially, marriage is the only event that can be controlled by human beings. Thus, wedding has been held in China as a magnificent...
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All about Pakistan Government
Head of State
Head of Government
Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz
National Securit Council
General Pervez Musharraf
President of Pakistan
Tariq Aziz Secretary
Prime Minister of Pakistan
Muhammad Mian Soomro
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
situations. Taking pictures provides thought to be a type of fine art which is recognized and well known internationally. From wild animals to help wedding party images every genera provides their major strategy for manifestation. And it also demand a long time associated with dedications and abilities...
DEVELOPMENT OF PAKISTAN, AND MANAGEMENT IS A KEY PROBLEM
Pakistan from its birth has faced so many problems infect every type of problem those problem can be inequality, war, economic, terrorism means we can say that Pakistan has never seen a constant peace in its time. As already discussed that Pakistan has faced...
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...
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...
Relations between India and Pakistan became more tense beginning in the early 1990s. Diplomatic talks between the two countries broke down in January 1994 over the disputed Kashmīr region. In February Bhutto organized a nationwide strike to show support for the militant Muslim rebels in Indian Kashmīr...
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...
“The Wedding Knell” by Nathaniel Hawthorn has many elements of gothic literature. From the very beginning it has an ominous feeling. There is a sense of mystery among the crowd. They are all gathered to watch the wedding but they are more intrigued by the people being wed. Another element of gothic...
India and Pakistan share geographic location and are linked by political and religious issues. Since the partition of the subcontinent the two neighbors have found it difficult to have friendly relationship and any improvement seen has only been very short lived. There...
Pakistan Economy News
• Nature itself poses a new threat to Pakistan 1 Oct 2010 12:30 GMT
• Bin Laden uses Pakistani floods to drum up support 1 Oct 2010 12:14 GMT
• New market study, "Beer, Cider and FABs in Pakistan to 2014", has been published 1 Oct 2010 02:31 • TABLE - Pakistan economic...
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...
Pakistan has a Federal Republic government. This means that the powers of the central government are restricted and in the component parts retain a degree of self government. The ultimate sovereign power rests with the voters who choose their governmental representatives. Pakistan’s executive...
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...
important concepts in Malay wedding is "the more the merrier". Every relative, acquaintance, colleague or business partner could be invited to a wedding. If the village is not large, then the whole village folks are invited to the wedding. A delightful traditional Malay wedding involves nearly everyone...
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...
Causes of terrorism in Pakistan:
The sectarian anti-Shiite militant groups like the Sipah-i-Sahaba Pakistan were preaching hatred against the Shiite Muslims and employing some terrorist activities. The extremist sectarian intolerance came to Pakistan only after 1979 revolution in Iran...
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...
Indian weddings, also called ‘Vivaah’, are best known for the grandeur, traditions, grace, colors and almost carnival-type celebration associated with this sacred event (Patwari, 2013). There has been already said about the rituals, layout and dynamic parts of the wedding.
In pre-wedding rituals, the...
keeping this in views Pakistan aims to attract foreign investment worth five billion dollars this year, but needs to tackle reform, maximize anemic growth and stem rampant violence to clinch its ambitious target.
What is interesting or rather fortunate to note is that currently Pakistan is bent more towards...
Pak-Iran gas pipeline
Pak-Iran gas pipeline project - which would essentially change the face of the ongoing energy crisis in Pakistan for the foreseeable future – seems to be ending in despair. Initially, the project too included India. However, India dropped out along the way since the negotiations...
without any hesitation. The examples of practices which are prohibited by Allah swt but promoted by Hindu culture are as follow:
* Gender Mixing in weddings and other festivals
The set up of Islamic society does not support gender mixing in festivals and elsewhere. Islam teaches strict limits regarding...
bombing in Pakistan started after 9/11. Today Pakistan is the biggest victim of terrorism. After 9/11 incident, Pakistan supported the war on terror in Afghanistan. That war effected Pakistan very much. As border was not sealed so most of the Talibans ran away from Afghanistan to Pakistan. They were...
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
Done By: Risatul Haque Chowdhury (Risatt)
To: Mr. Daniel Layng
Pakistan is located in Southern Asia, bordering the Arabian Sea, between Iran and Afghanistan on the west, India on the east and China on the north.1 Islamabad is the new...
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...
Rabbi in my cousins' wedding. This day is the day that every woman dreams of, her wedding day. When she was a little girl, she used to plan this day with all her girlfriends, picturing it to be that "picture perfect wedding". Everyone has a dream of what they want their wedding to be. Is it on going...
Solange Knowles wed Alan Ferguson in New Orleans over the weekend. The couple stayed true to their laid-back style by bucking traditional wedding practices, especially in the fashion department. Ever the trend-setter, here are the six ways that Beyonce's little sis made the nuptials all her own (and...
General is ready to accept Amir into their family which results in applause and general good cheer.
Baba spends almost his whole life savings on Amir's wedding. $35,000.
Many ceremonies take place during the period.
Amir thinks of Hassan
Soraya and Amir move in with Baba since he's very sick.
The history of formulation of the constitution of Pakistan begins with the Lahore Resolution in 1940. It was here that the idea of Pakistan, a separate homeland for the Muslims of India, was first outlined. It came to be known as the Pakistan Resolution.
On June 3, 1947, the British Government accepted...
Socio-economic cultural and environmental . Issues in Pakistan
5. Child Labour
6. Health Problem
Sacracy of lack of basic necessities...
Essay On Pakistan And Her Neighbours.
Pakistan is situated in Southern Asia. Its geographical position has made her very important for big powers of the world. That is why they have always tired to influence Pakistan's relations with her neighbours. We have two big powers as our immediate neighbours...
40% of GNP, 29% of the total production and 17% of total employment is in the food manufacturing sector. With an estimated 150 million consumers, Pakistan is the world’s ninth largest market. Economic growth, which averaged more than 5 percent annually during the past decade, slowed last year as a result...
part of the lives of people especially in Pakistan. Dance for Pakistanis is so important that people can communicate with each other and tell a story without uttering a word but rather dancing to send those messages.
Folk dances are still popular in Pakistan and vary according to region such as:
Pakistan Political Stability
Since March 2007, tensions in Pakistan have been rising: the political instability surrounding both the presidential and parliamentary elections is commingling with the increase in militant activity within Pakistan proper, which led to around 60 suicide attacks in Pakistan...
“The Wedding Planner” Movie Summary/Analysis
“The Wedding Planner” is a movie about a hard working wedding planner named Mary (Jennifer Lopez) who is very professional and successful in her career. Just like any wedding planner Mary has a social...
Demonstrative Speech: How To Plan a Wedding
This is how to plan a wedding. All you need to do is record and organize things, pick the right clothing and rings, and then focus on the day at hand. You will need to know how to plan a wedding because when you get engaged you want to find a way to celebrate...
Pakistan (Listeni/ˈpækɨstæn/ or Listeni/pɑːkiˈstɑːn/; Urdu: پاكِستان, Pākistān, Urdu: [pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn] ( listen)), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Urdu: اِسلامی جُمہُوریۂ پاكِستان, Islāmī Jumhūriya'eh Pākistān, Urdu: [ɪslɑːmi d͡ʒʊmɦuːriə-e pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn]), is a sovereign country in South Asia...
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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...
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...
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...
POVERTY IN PAKISTAN
2. Poverty Condition in Pakistan
4. Causes of Poverty in Pakistan
* Government Policies
* Poor Governance
5. Remedies to Overcome Poverty...
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...