Syed Azhar Farhan

Co-founder, Just Hyderabadi Things. Writes on heritage, food, places and politics. Software Engineer by profession, open to any kind of projects.

Hyderabadi Dholak ke Geet

Reading Time: 2 Minutes.Dholak ke Geet is a traditional Hyderabadi artform, performed by women on special occasions and gatherings. A group of women with Dhols or Drums donned the pack with their tunes dominated by the Urdu Dakhni dialect. From godh-bharai, childbirth, aqeeqa, chilla, chatti to manje, sanchak, mehndi, shaadi, valima, jumagi, it was once …

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AIMIM – Story of a party from shackles to power in Hyderabad

aimim - story of the party in hyderabad

Reading Time: 4 Minutes.All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen or AIMIM has been one of the largest party representing a formidable section of Muslim and lower caste communities in India. Standing by its slogan “Jai Bhim Jai Meem,” the party has found influence primarily by Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, chairman of the Indian Constitution’s Drafting Committee. A controversial party …

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