The Diplomatic Insight & Deptt. of History
The Diplomatic Insight(pakistan's First English/arabic Bilingual Magazine) and Department of History , Quaid-iAzam University organized Novruz Festival" on April 5 from 10 am till 3pm at Qaucampus. The festival was first of its kind where brotherly countries including Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Iran, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan andkazakhstan have put exquisite stalls reflecting culture, literature and heritage of their respective countries. There were an exclusive stall about Pakistan was also prepared for the venue. The objective of this event was to promote cultural and deep rooted traditional links between Pakistan and countries of the region who celebrate Novruz festival as important national event. While Habib Bank Limited and Murree Brewery also display their stalls to support festival. Diplomats from various countries participated and shared the joy with the participating countries along with their families. These countries presented and shared their heritage through display of culture, literature, traditional dresses, music and food. It was a joint effort to celebrate the Nowruz and to share the cultural and traditional understanding with Pakistanis especially youth. Such cultural exchanges not only help people from different countries get closer to each other but also help them to understand the global cultural environment.