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Pakistan's Independence Day
By:American Pakistan Foundation
Date: Friday, 14 August 2020, 4:55 pm

On the occasion of Pakistan's independence, please join us in honoring Pakistani heritage, culture, and history. The decades since Pakistan's independence have seen the continued growth of one of the world's fastest developing nations; the global expansion of its talented and generous diaspora community; and rich evolution of the arts and culture.

Today is a great opportunity to immerse ourselves in the vibrant literature, culture, music, and poetry of Pakistan. Sadly, these troubled times do not permit us to gather in groups and celebrate as we are accustomed to doing, but there are still plenty of socially distant ways to appreciate Pakistan. Below, you will find some of our favorites recommendations.