Shauq Da Koi Mol Nayii’n

Posted on June 21, 2008
Filed Under >A for [Pine]Apple, People, Photo of the Day
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Asma Mirza

Crowd at Long March

The much fussed Long March to Islamabad ended without any concrete changes. Though it left behind many speculations, good, bad and a few worst.
I was flickring through pictures when this picture sent me in a fit of laughter. Irony and Spirit: All Together.

Apart from the brilliant idea to get a clear and uninterrupted view of the dais/stage, I wonder how they managed to climb the huge signboard – that too with flags.

Waqayi (truly):

“Shauq daa koi mol nayii’n.”

Interests are priceless.

Image Credits: Sajjad Ali Qureshi

12 responses to “Shauq Da Koi Mol Nayii’n”

  1. ShahidnUSA says:

    Actually these guys were off to fly fishing. Somehow they got stranded on top of a sign board.
    So much for riding on a flying carpet. Bad precident.

  2. Akbar says:

    Bhai, you don’t have to be a lawyer to want justice and strong institutions for Pakistan.

  3. Riaz Haq says:

    Are these guys lawyers? Are they mocking the whole idea of safety and the laws intended to ensure safety? Quite representative of the interesting contradictions of the lawyers movement in Pakistan.

  4. Ghazala Khan says:

    I think Long March was just a march. Nothing meaningful has resulted so far….or only peoples’ pleasures….

  5. Translator says:

    Good one.

    I think a better translation of “shauq” here would be “pleasures” instead of “interests”

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