Guru Talk by Yousuf Bashir Qureshi – Commune Artist Colony, Karachi

Shaoor Foundation for Education and Awareness (SFEA) under its venture AmnQalaab conducts peace sittings that aim to promote the concepts of peace, compassion, harmony and peaceful coexistence.  AmnQalaab arranged yet another Guru talk with Mr. Yousaf Bashir Qureshi, whose talents and passions range from fashion designing to literature, photography and painting. He is also the founder of Commune Artist Colony. The cultivated man has been successful at anything he touches, his vision for the colony is to provide a healthy environment for all those who wish to work without boundaries. Mr. Bashir talked about the importance of social peace building and how each one of us can contribute towards developing a peaceful environment for our generations to come. The session was opened by Syed Ali Hameed (Executive Director SFEA) and moderated by Afifa Javed (Program Manager SFEA). The evening was then followed by a Qawali performance by the famous Qawal Subhan Ahmed Nizami Sb, who would play the Qalaam of various Sufis and link their music with peace in the society. The event was a combination of discussion and music.