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A cultural do of Sindhi Council at Chitnavis Centre in Nagpur was full of fervour

Creativity and talent were at its peak at the cultural do – Sindhis got Talent – organised by the Sindhi Council of India, Nagpur ladies chapter, at Chitnavis Centre, recently. People from all age groups participated

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A Thousand Year Writer’s Block — Omar

William Burroughs famously remarked that Islam had hit a one thousand year writer’s block. Is this assessment justified?  First things first: obviously we are not talking about all writing or all creative work. Thousands of talented writers have churned out countless works of literature, from the poems of Hafiz and Ghalib to the novels of Naguib Mahfooz and the fairy tales of innumerable anonymous (and amazing) talents . There is also no shortage of talent in other creative fields, e.g. I can just say  “Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan” and be done with this discussion.  But what about the sciences of religion and political thought, or the views of biology, history and human society to which these are connected? Is there a writer’s block in these dimensions?
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