ॐ भूर् भुवः स्वः । तत्सवितुर्वरेण्यं भर्गो॑ देवस्य धीमहि । धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात् ॥ … 3,500-year-old Sanskrit words by Maharshi Vishvamitra that appear in the Rig Veda. But they are so much more than just twenty-four syllables held within a triplet of eight syllables. The Gayatri mantra, once a closely guarded secret between scholars, is a universal
Join one of India's Leading Classical Vocalists specializing in Thumri Music, Dhanashree Pandit Rai, accompanied by the talented Raahil Rai, and The Diya Project's Sid Morakhia for an exploration of the Classical Indian Music. Dhanashree Pandit Rai is one of the leading Indian Classical vocalists specializing in the Thumri or semi-classical genre of Indian Music.
Amr Khusro was a 13th century Sufi poet who is widely credited with merging the musical traditions of Persia and India to create Qawaali–a musical and poetic form of spiritual practice. Drawing from Islamic culture, Qawaalis use poetry to explore and describe ideas of devotion, mysticism, purpose, and truth amongst many other spiritual concepts. The poem below, Khabaram Raseeda,
Join Karachi-based Fashion Designer, Journalist and Founder of The PinkTree Company, Mohsin Sayeed, and The Diya Project's Sid Morakhia for a riotous review and critique of current events, fashion, sufi spirituality, and more! Mohsin Sayeed wears the singular title of being the first fashion journalist of Pakistan – his presence and commitment to the world of