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My Temple is Your Song

The most magnificent churches I have ever seen are in Portugal, Spain, and Italy. The lavish and decorative flourishes of southern churches are amplified by great stained glass windows, filling the space with colored light and the sense of being taken upward. 624 more words

Pen And Ink

The missing voices of Western chant

The universal music of holiness is chant. Nearly every religious system utilises chant in some form, Hindu, Buddhist, Sikh, Jain, Daoist, Muslim, Jewish, and Christian. 1,698 more words


Kisi ne khwaab mein Hatim se ek din poochhaa

This article is meant to be posted in atulsongaday.me. If this article appears in sites like lyricstrans.com and ibollywoodsongs.com etc then it is piracy of the copyright content of atulsongaday.me and is a punishable offence under the existing laws. 413 more words

Yearwise Breakup Of Songs

Coke Studio Season 9 Episode 4

Broadcast on September 3rd, episode four has received well deserved critical acclaim like most Coke Studio seasons have but, of the four songs on this episode, the more traditional qawwali, a form of Sufi devotional music popular in the Punjab and Sindh regions of Pakistan, via the performance of Mohsin Abbas Haider with “Uddi Ja” that he wrote, and composed himself, with music director Jaffer Zaidi at the helm of things, is a notable song. 152 more words

Coke Studio Pakistan: Man Amadeh Am, Sammi Meri Waar, Ae Dil, Tajdar-e-Haram...

With Coke Studio Pakistan Season 9 starting tonight, thought I would revisit some of my favorite numbers from the last season. The below four, in no particular order are some of the finest pieces of music and vocals that I’ve heard from the phenomenon that is Coke Studio Pakistan. 519 more words


Apophasis: Frozen Fear

Stop, pause, pulse, stop—
Dip into depths,
Light bounces off snow to its death.
How can it be thus kept?
It cannot, a futile attempt.

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Getting To Know; Bilal Bakshi

The music of Pakistan is maybe one among the foremost numerous choice of music within the whole world comprises of music genre in various language. Pakistan has developed a large number of various sorts of music and sounds. 278 more words

Fatima Hasan Zaidi