Ramzan ul Mubarak 3-Day Short Courses: Surah al-Qadr (97) in Nastaliq; Surah al-Qadr with Tajweed – 29th to 31st May, 3:00 to 5:00 pm.

Quran Majeed Short Courses: Three days in Ramzan ul Mubarak on Tues, Wed, Thurs 29,30 and 31 May 2018 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at Hastoneest (3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Shariff Colony, Canal Park, Gulberg II, Lahore).  Copy a master’s writing of the first verse of Surah al-Qadr (97) and gain insight into the Nastaliq script, and the… Read More Ramzan ul Mubarak 3-Day Short Courses: Surah al-Qadr (97) in Nastaliq; Surah al-Qadr with Tajweed – 29th to 31st May, 3:00 to 5:00 pm.

Thur 10 May: 5:30 pm: Urdu Poetry Nishist Iftikhar Arif with Qasim Jafri

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts Open Urdu Poetry Nishist on Iftikhar Arif with Qasim Jafri on Thursday, 10th May 2018 at 5:30 pm at Hastoneest, 3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Shariff Colony, Canal Park, Gulberg II, Lahore – Email: hast.o.neest@gmail.com – Cell: 03214847091. Iftikhar Arif is an Urdu poet, scholar and littérateur whose three collections have been… Read More Thur 10 May: 5:30 pm: Urdu Poetry Nishist Iftikhar Arif with Qasim Jafri

One Month Course: The Quest for Knowledge in the Western and the Islamic Tradition with Ali Galestan and Hamid Reza Fazil, starting 5th May 2018.

“What is knowledge?”, “Are there different levels and modes of knowledge, and if so, what are distinctions and relationships between them?”, “What can be known and how can we know it?”, “Can we know anything for certain?”, “What does it mean to know?”, ایک ماہ تعارفی درس برائے نظریہ علم One Month Comparative Study on… Read More One Month Course: The Quest for Knowledge in the Western and the Islamic Tradition with Ali Galestan and Hamid Reza Fazil, starting 5th May 2018.

Open Calligraphy Nishist: Khat e Nastaliq: Classical and Modern with Ustad Sajid Naqvi on Friday, 20th April 2018.

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts: Open calligraphy nishist on Khat e Nastaliq: Classical and Modern with Ustad Sajid Naqvi on Friday, 20th April 2018 at 5:30 pm at Hast o Neest, 3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Shariff Colony, Canal Park, Gulberg II, Lahore. Queries: hast.o.neest@gmail.com/03008493170. Ustad Sajid Naqvi teaches calligraphy at… Read More Open Calligraphy Nishist: Khat e Nastaliq: Classical and Modern with Ustad Sajid Naqvi on Friday, 20th April 2018.

Farsi Language with Syeda Hareem. Beginners, and Post Beginners reading text. Starting Saturday 21st April.

Hast o Neest Institute for Traditional Studies & Arts: Three month course Farsi Language with Syeda Hareem for Beginners starting Saturday 21st April 2018 at 4:30 pm. The sessions are held twice a week on weekends, Saturdays and Sundays from 4:30 to 6:00 pm. Students who have completed the beginners course can participate in a… Read More Farsi Language with Syeda Hareem. Beginners, and Post Beginners reading text. Starting Saturday 21st April.

Open Invitation to از کوچہء رندان an Urdu Poetry Nishist on مصطفیٰ زیدی Mustafa Zaidi (Allahabad) with Qasim Jafri on Thursday, 29th March 2018 at 5:00 pm

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts: Open invitation to از کوچہء رندان an Urdu poetry nishist on مصطفیٰ زیدی Mustafa Zaidi (b. Allahabad, d. 1970 Karachi) with Qasim Jafri on Thursday, 29th March 2018 at 5:00 pm at Hastoneest (3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Canal Park, Gulberg II, Lahore – 03214847091/hast.o.neest@gmail.com). Mustafa… Read More Open Invitation to از کوچہء رندان an Urdu Poetry Nishist on مصطفیٰ زیدی Mustafa Zaidi (Allahabad) with Qasim Jafri on Thursday, 29th March 2018 at 5:00 pm

1 -16 April 2018: Islamabad: Seven Sessions Calligraphy with Ustad Rasheed Butt.

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts Seven Sessions of Calligraphy with Ustad Rasheed Butt  An introductory experience with a calligraphy master of Pakistan – Ustad Rasheed Butt – over a span of two weeks and a total seven sessions of 2 to 3 hours per session – sharing the more than 1000… Read More 1 -16 April 2018: Islamabad: Seven Sessions Calligraphy with Ustad Rasheed Butt.

Open Invitation to از کوچہء رندان an Urdu Poetry Nishist on میر تقی میر  Mir Taqi Mir (Lucknow) with Qasim Jafri on Thursday, 15th March 2018 at 5:00 pm

“He [Mir] teaches us to love ourselves, humanity and the environment.”  Dr Aslam Farrukhi Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts: Open invitation to از کوچہء رندان an Urdu poetry nishist on میر تقی میر  Mir Taqi Mir (Lucknow, d.1810) with Qasim Jafri on Thursday, 15th March 2018 at 5:00 pm at Hastoneest (3,… Read More Open Invitation to از کوچہء رندان an Urdu Poetry Nishist on میر تقی میر  Mir Taqi Mir (Lucknow) with Qasim Jafri on Thursday, 15th March 2018 at 5:00 pm

12. Architecture Across Continents. An Architectural Photography Exhibition using Photogrammetry by Syed Raza Kazim Naqvi. Opening, Friday 30th March 2018 at 5:00 pm.

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts invites students and professors of architecture, history of architecture, photography, and the arts on Friday, 30th March 2018 at 5:00 pm at Hastoneest to the opening of an architectural photography exhibition, ’12’ Architecture Across Continents, a visual expression of Syed Raza Kazim Naqvi‘s passion for photography… Read More 12. Architecture Across Continents. An Architectural Photography Exhibition using Photogrammetry by Syed Raza Kazim Naqvi. Opening, Friday 30th March 2018 at 5:00 pm.

Thur 1st March: از کوچہء رندان Open Shairi Urdu Nishist مصطفیٰ زیدی Mustafa Zaidi (d.1970) with Q Jafri

جس دن سے اپنا طرز فقیرانہ چھٹ گیا شاہی تو مل گئی دل شاہانہ چھٹ گیا Hast o Neest Open Invitation to an Urdu poetry nishist از کوچہء رندان on مصطفی زیدی Mustafa Zaidi with Qasim Jafri on Thursday, 1st March 2018 at 5:00 pm at Hastoneest Lahore (3, Iftikhar Ahmed Malik Road, Shariff Colony, Canal Park, Gulberg… Read More Thur 1st March: از کوچہء رندان Open Shairi Urdu Nishist مصطفیٰ زیدی Mustafa Zaidi (d.1970) with Q Jafri