TRIBUTE TO A LEGEND
IBNE SAFI. (1928-1980)Photo credit to official site GO here
WEDNESDAY Update THANKS to GEO TV there is to be a Re-Broadcast of Tribute 11:05 PM Karachi time Wednesday. For more information CLICK here NOTE that the Documentary was originally telecast by GEO TV
Dr. Ahmad Safi (son of Ibne Safi) with Rashid Ashraf Sahib at Mr. Ashraf's residence during activities related to the aired tribute.
New Links added Wednesday Thanx to Mr. Rashid:
(URDU)VOA News (Urdu)CLICK here
Thearynews.com here and
"House of Fear" (First English edition of an Ibne Safi novel) is now on sale at Liberty Books. Please see note by Dr. Ahmad Safi at the end of this post.
Find Link to Most Recent Clip from Monday 26th July here " (More items to be updated soon)
One more Link with more information here
Items above are courtesy of Rashid Ashraf Sahib - who sent the following earlier:
The date and timings are as under:
July 26, 2010 on Monday: 4.05 PM to 5.00 PM By GEO TV
Repeat Telecast: July 28: Wednesday: 11.05 PM - 12.00 PM
In this program you will have the opportunity to see & hear members of Ibne Safi's family along with some other eminent personalities.
Thursday, July 22, 2010
Credit for the portrait of Ibn-e-Safi goes to the official home page
Letter to Fans - from son of Ibne Safi, Dr. Ahmad Safi:
All fans of Ibne Safi would be delighted to know that Ibne Safi's First Translation "House of Fear" (Khaufnak Imarat/ChattanoN maeN Fire - Imran Series) is now on Sale at Liberty Books.
It ranks sixth in their Top Ten list on July 4th, 2010
Also it is interesting to note that in the same list, the British Mystery writer Jeffery Archer sits at the ninth position...
It is also to be noted that this is first Ibne Safi translation on sale in Pakistan and has already made the top ten list of one of the largest booksellers in Pakistan... history repeats
Liberty Books Info here
NOTE from this oneheartforpeace blogger:
For earlier related posts go to the archives for end of June 23 and find others for Ibne Safi Or CLICK here Also find another post on Ibne Safi in the April archives for this onehearforpeace blogsite - Try Clicking here