‘Munn ki Payas’

Urdu Poem, 'Munn ki Payas' by Lt Col Fazal Dad, 58th PMA

By Lt Col Fazal Dad (Retd), 58th PMA L/C Editor’s Note: Lt Col Fazal Dad was commissioned in 9 Medium Regt Arty in March 1979. He commanded 171 Medium Regt Arty. He retired in 2006 and has settled in Rawalpindi. He has earned his MBA degree from NUST. Related Pages: Army Blog (Retired Officers) Pakistan […]

Demise of Father of Capt Muhammad Abdul Qadir Faruqi (SSH-2 Platoon)

إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعون

Dear Course Mates, Assalam-o-Alaikum. It is informed with deepest sorrow that father of our course mate Capt Muhammad Abdul Qadir Faruqi, Air Def (SSH-2 Platoon), expired in Karachi on 6 March 2017. May Allah grant him a prominent place in Junnah and provide strength to the family to bear this irreparable loss, Aameen. Muhammad Abdul […]

Demise of Father of Col Faiz Afridi, FF (SUO SSH Coy)

إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعون

Dear Course Mates, Assalam-o-Alaikum. It is informed with deepest sorrow that father of our course mate Col Faiz Afridi, FF (SUO SSH Coy) has expired: May Allah grant him a prominent place in Junnah and provide strength to the family to bear this irreparable loss, Aameen. His Nimaz-e-Jinaza will be held at 1100 hrs on […]

Demise of Maj Syed Haider, Sindh Regt (SSH-1 Platoon)

Maj Syed Haider (2nd SSC) SSH-1 Platoon

It is informed with deepest sorrow that PSS-14544 Maj Syed Haider, Sindh Regt (SSH-1 Platoon), expired in Islamabad, on 19 July 2015 (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ). He was living in Islamabad and was bed ridden for quite some time. As he was not in contact with course mates, no one in Islamabad/Rawalpindi came to know about his […]

Demise of Maj Khalid Rauf Khan, Arty (SSH-5 Platoon)

Maj Khalid Rauf Khan, 2nd SSC, Arty, Sher Shah-5 Platoon

It is informed with deepest sorrow that Maj Khalid Rauf Khan, Arty (SSH-5 Platoon), expired in Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA, on 11 February 2017. He slept at night and was found dead in the morning. He passed away peacefully during his sleep. May his soul rest in eternal peace. May Allah give strength to his family […]

‘The Most Gracious and The Most Merciful Allah’

ALLAH; Ar-Rahmaan (The All Beneficent) & Ar-Raheem (The Most Merciful)

By Capt Tariq Baseer Shamsi, Retd (2nd SSC) Editor: Capt Tariq Baseer Shamsi was commissioned in 2 Baluch Regt in July 1972. His father Brig Baseer Shamsi (Late) had commanded 2 Baluch Regt during 1965 Indo-Pak War. Tariq Shamsi left the army early in 1979 and has settled in Dubai. In many ways I was […]

Demise of Mother of Capt Naveed Akbar, 1 FF (ABD-3)

Dear Course Mates, Assalam-o-Alaikum. It is informed with deepest sorrow that mother of our course mate Capt Naveed Akbar, 1 FF (ABD-3 Platoon) has expired (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ). May Allah grant her a prominent place in Junnah and provide strength to the family to bear this irreparable loss, Aameen. Capt Naveed Akbar can […]

Demise of Mother of Col Faiz Afridi, FF (SUO SSH Coy)

Dear Course Mates, Assalam-o-Alaikum. It is informed with deepest sorrow that Mother of our course mate Col Faiz Afridi, FF (SUO SSH Coy) has expired (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ). May Allah grant her a prominent place in Junnah and provide strength to the family to bear this irreparable loss, Aameen. Her Nimaz-e-Jinaza was held […]

Demise of Maj Shahid Mahmood, 7 Baluch (SSH-1 Platoon)

Maj Shahid Mahmood (2nd SSC) 7 Baluch

It is informed with deepest sorrow that PSS-14938 Maj Shahid Mahmood, 7 Baluch (SSH-1 Platoon), expired in AFIC, Rawalpindi, on 22 January 2017 (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ). His Namaz-e-Janaza was held on 23 January 2017 in Attock. May Allah grant him a prominent place in Junnat-ul-Firdous and provide strength to the family to bear […]

Poetry of Noshi Gilani

Image of Noshi Gilani, Urdu Poet - Pic of Noshi Gilani

Brief Introduction. Noshi Gilani (born in Bahawalpur on 4 March 1964) is an Urdu poet and a former academic from Islamia University, Bahawalpur. She studied at Bahawalpur University. She settled in San Francisco, USA in 1995. She moved to Australia after her marriage with Saeed Khan, an Australian-based Urdu poet in 2008. She has written […]