Karachi – For the third 12 months in a row, the U.S. Consulate Common in Karachi marked Sindh Cultural Day with a musical efficiency and reception on the Consul Common’s Residence. Consul Common Brian Heath welcomed Sindhi media contacts and dignitaries to acknowledge and have fun “the wealthy and profound heritage of the Sindhi folks.”
Throughout the occasion, Zufiqar Faqir led musicians on the borendo and flute in performing a number of Sindhi folk-music favorites. “We’re delighted to commemorate Sindh Cultural Day,” mentioned Mr. Heath. “Like Pakistan, america is a various nation. We acknowledge and have fun the distinctive cultures that enrich our society and, immediately, we salute the cultural achievements of the Sindhi folks.”
Since historic Mohenjodaro, mentioned Mr. Heath, Sindh has been “a land of mystics, Sufis, poets and saints.” On behalf of the U.S. authorities and its folks, Mr. Heath wished prosperity and peace to the 60 million Sindhi audio system each in Pakistan and world wide. Since 2009, Sindhi-speaking folks in Pakistan and world wide have celebrated Sindh Cultural Day on the primary Sunday of December. The occasion was moved again one week this 12 months resulting from native elections in Karachi.