Tehmina Durrani is a Pakistani author, activist on women’s and children’s rights and feminist. Her first book, My Feudal Lord. Blasphemy is Tehmina Durrani’s novel about the exploitation at the hands of her husband. Many describe the novel to be about “religious” exploitation, however. 20 Jul Blasphemy is a heart-wrenching novel by a Pakistani author, Tehmina Durrani. It is a tragic and an utterly shocking story which unveils the ugly.
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To make it clear, such exploitations take place in ALL cultures, and all religions – not just in Islam. My Bookshelf Saimah’s read book montage. In this tehmina durrani blasphemy there were no ways of living and no rules followed. The story depicts tehmina durrani blasphemy piri faqiri system devotion to so called spiritual men in the Pakistani society. The story depicts the piri faqiri system in the Pakistani society.
A world tehmian she is not allowed to cross the threshold without her husband’s permission. What follows is her ordeal for years. Sep 01, Zunaira Ghaffar rated it liked it.
Younus was denied a passport to leave Pakistan but under public pressure was later allowed to leave. Feb 25, Ayesha tehmina durrani blasphemy it.
Blasphemy is the tale of Heer.
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The protagonist, Heer, is like any other teenager having her own dreams and aspirations. A world where she has noone tehmina durrani blasphemy share her pains with, noone to talk her heart out to. Can power corrupt so thoroughly? Its not blasphejy great read. Just like she read in books and saw in movies, she is waiting for true love to knock at her door and sweep her off her feet.
This was an extreme case of following the ‘Purdah’ and I am sure most people who still live in ‘Purdah’ aren’t all as bad off as Heer and the women in the Tehmina durrani blasphemy family. The book also delves into a critical approach to the tradition and practice of Nikah Halala. Set in south Pakistan, the novel inspired by a true story, is a searing study of evil; an uncompromising look at the distortion of Islam by predatory tehmina durrani blasphemy leaders.
Throughout his life, Peer Sain exploited the weak and ignorant people bblasphemy the name of Allah and Islam. Once she decided to have the pleasure for herself, it ceased to be rape, she did it of her will!
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She isn’t even allowed to visit her mother’s home anymore?! There is pain everywhere, but the way literature can bring it to the reader must be tactful, lest the purpose of writing itself will remain futile. It’s almost as if I see the entrenched sense of patriarchy – so brilliantly depicted in this book in its barest, most brutish form – come tehmina durrani blasphemy in the reviews, both by men and women.
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Tehmina durrani blasphemy who dared to raise his voice against the system was crushed in a way that served as an example for other people to never question the authority of the Peer’s ancestral Shrine in future.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Younus had been attacked with acid, allegedly by her husband.
Blasphemy by Tehmina Durrani. Durrani depicted a very important issue of the rural Islamic culture, prevailing still today, especially in the sub-continent.
The clout and influence of a religious leader and the blind faith his followers have in his powers was shown so well. I’d say Tehmina durrani blasphemy was brave enough to highlight and bring up the subject. Archived from the original on 17 May I couldn’t put this book down and pretty tehmina durrani blasphemy read it in one go. May Learn how and when to remove this template message. Apr 06, Danyal Effendi rated it liked it. But the nightmare she is locked into is blasphemg hers alone; it affects the entire clan that owes allegiance to the pir.
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