Shereen Masoud will be given this Shafqat Tanvir Mirza award 2016. For the information, Shereen is the chairperson of Masood Khadarposh trust. This announcement has been by the Punjab Institute of Language, arts, and culture. This will be the very 4th one Shafqat Tanvir Mirza award 2016. Each and every year, this award is announced right on the International Mother Language day. Rs. 100,000 cash prize along with a shield is given the winner. This Shafqat Tanvir Mirza award 2016 was launched and introduced in the year 2013. This award has been named after a well-known writer and a columnist by profession. Shafqat Tanvir was also a famous and a profound researcher during his times.
Shereen Masoud- awarded Shafqat Tanvir Mirza award 2016
As we know that Shereen Masoud is the chairperson of Masood Khadarposh trust. Masood Khadarposh trust is basically and primarily involved in the publishing and launching of books that are related to arts and culture as well as related with Literature too. Pandokri, Qisa Yousaf Zulaikha by Dr. Haseeb Ahmad, Zafar Iqbal poetry collection, Dr. Zafar Maqbool Qisa Kari and also Punjabi Kitabiyaat by Dr. Shehbaz Malik books are published by this trust
Upcoming Project by PILAC for the Promotion of Art And Culture In Pakistan
It is the project of visual art, it is right now in progress these days. This project is under the supervision of Aslam Kamal. He has been assigned this task to spread the message of Sufi poets. He has been painting a kind of mural with the help of it the message of Punjabi Sufi poets will be projected and forwarded. This mural is 12 x 8 size and works on it actually started 2 years back. In this Mural, 7 of the Sufi poets will be shown that includes Baba Farid, Sultan Bahu and also Khawaja Ghulam Farid and Shah Hussain.
We congratulate Shereen Masoud to get the Shafqat Tanvir Mirza award 2016. Her Masood Khadarposh trust is doing some great work for art and culture of Pakistan.