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Silken Bridges to Fairy Tale Dreams | Swat Pillow Cases

The valleys of Swat / Hazara and neighboring areas have faced incessant turmoil.

Yet, or perhaps because of that turmoil, the human spirit looks inward and finds ways to create beauty within – and express that beauty in the outside world as art. 170 more words

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Rainbows to B&W

Just one look at the contrast between traditional costumes of tribes that are worn on festivals and their normal day-to-day clothes makes me think that our rainbows are turning Black & White. 67 more words

Culture Kaleidoscope

While we wait for the flowers outside

These blooms have kept their charm for a hundred years….

Thanks to the selvage on some of these fabrics, I even know where this was most likely made: … 31 more words

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