Course: The Art of Turkish Tazhib – Illumination with Azma Salman, starting 12 September 2018.

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts Three Month Course: An introduction to the Art of Turkish Illumination with Azma Salman – starting Wednesday 12 September 2018 – where participants will learn: – The Motifs and the Vocabulary of this art form – All the stages of a finished work of art –… Read More Course: The Art of Turkish Tazhib – Illumination with Azma Salman, starting 12 September 2018.

Open Guest Lecture: Sun 5th Aug: The Qur’ān and the Religious Other – Dr. Fuad Naeem

Hastoneest Open Guest Lecture: Sunday 5th August 2018, at 5:45 pm The Qur’ān and the Religious Other Strategies of Circumscription in Qur’ānic TAFSIR Dr, Fuad Naeem Fuad S. Naeem teaches Islam and World Religions at Gustavus Adolphus College and has previously taught at Williams College, Georgetown University, and George Mason University (USA). His dissertation research… Read More Open Guest Lecture: Sun 5th Aug: The Qur’ān and the Religious Other – Dr. Fuad Naeem

Nisaab Hast o Neest: A Two Year Immersive Program in Traditional Wisdom, Culture & Art – September 2018

Nisaab Hast o Neest: A Two Year Immersive Program in Traditional Wisdom, Culture & Art – scheduled to begin Sunday,16 September 2018; Application Deadline is Sunday, 2nd September 2018. Traditional Wisdom, Art & Culture. Two Year Program Details: http://www.hastoneest.com/twoyearprogram Program Outline The program is a balance between i) Theory, ii) Language, iii) Art-Practice, and iv) Social Application (Three… Read More Nisaab Hast o Neest: A Two Year Immersive Program in Traditional Wisdom, Culture & Art – September 2018

Open Sittings on Philosophy on Thur 19th & Fri 20 July 2018: How do Muslim Philosophers view ‘politics’? Hamid Reza Fazil.

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts Open Sittings on Philosophy: How do Muslim Philosophers view ‘politics’? Hamid Reza Fazil will discuss the definition of politics and its systems on Thursday 19th July 2018 at 7:30 pm, and the Guiding Principles – Siyasat ke Rahnuma Usul – on Friday 20th July 2018 at… Read More Open Sittings on Philosophy on Thur 19th & Fri 20 July 2018: How do Muslim Philosophers view ‘politics’? Hamid Reza Fazil.

Thur/Fri 12/13th July: Sittings on Moral Philosophy & Chivalry – Part II The Greeks and Part III – Islamic Ilm ul Ikhlaq with Syed Uzair Abdullah Qadri

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts Thursday 12th & Friday 13th July 2018 Open sittings on Philosophy: Moral Philosophy and Chivalry Part II – The Greeks and Part III – Islamic Ilm ul Ikhlaq: Prophetic Mission and the Completion of Moral  Philosophy with Syed Uzair Abdullah Qadri at Hastoneest Lahore at 7:30 pm. The… Read More Thur/Fri 12/13th July: Sittings on Moral Philosophy & Chivalry – Part II The Greeks and Part III – Islamic Ilm ul Ikhlaq with Syed Uzair Abdullah Qadri

July 2018: Three Month Certificate Courses: Calligraphy, Urdu Khush Khatti (Children & Adults) and Farsi Language.

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts announces for July 2018 three month certificate courses in Calligraphy, Urdu Khush Khatti (Handwriting) for Children and Adults with Ustad Sajid Naqvi, and Farsi Language with Syeda Hareem. Open the doors to the world of the Pen, and the world of Farsi language and literature. Course… Read More July 2018: Three Month Certificate Courses: Calligraphy, Urdu Khush Khatti (Children & Adults) and Farsi Language.

Read & Practice Miniature Paintings for 5 Days: Understanding Tools & Grammar of Traditional Miniature Art with Fyza Noon Fayyaz – Mon 2nd to Fri 6th July 2018.

Hastoneest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts invites you to begin a 5 day art journey Understanding Grammar & Tools of Traditional Miniature Painting from Monday 2nd to Friday 6th July 2018, from 4:00 to 6;00 pm at Hastoneest Lahore with Fyza Noon Fayyaz – an NCA graduate and miniatures teacher at Hastoneest. The sessions will… Read More Read & Practice Miniature Paintings for 5 Days: Understanding Tools & Grammar of Traditional Miniature Art with Fyza Noon Fayyaz – Mon 2nd to Fri 6th July 2018.

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