Printer Friendly

Lok Virsa holds award ceremony of heritage photo contest.

Islamabad -- The award ceremony of Heritage Photo Contest was held at Lok Virsa Heritage Museum here at Shakarparian.

The theme of the contest is A Tribute to the Water Carriers of Pakistan. The event is organized by Silk Route Centre, National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) and Nestle Pakistan.

Executive Director, Lok Virsa Fouzia Saeed has said this photo contest is inspired by water as an essential element of culture and heritage. Water has played a major role in shaping the modern world. Women and children have to walk miles every day to carry back water for the family. Therefore, the photo contest is dedicated to highlight the value of water in everyday culture and celebrate the role the water carriers are playing to deliver water to millions of families across Pakistan.

COPYRIGHT 2015 Asianet-Pakistan
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2015 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)
Date:Oct 28, 2015
Previous Article:Pakistan ranks 90 amongst 102 countries in access to information: Gall-up Pakistan.
Next Article:Relief and rescue operation under way in quake-hit areas.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters