Saturday, May 30, 2020  | 6 Shawwal, 1441
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > Travel

Pakistan’s conversation on its Hindus is changing

SAMAA | - Posted: Apr 29, 2019 | Last Updated: 1 year ago
SAMAA |
Posted: Apr 29, 2019 | Last Updated: 1 year ago
Dr Jurgen Schaflechner spoke about perceptions of Hindus in Pakistan

Pakistani rights activist Kapil Dev’s successful protest on Twitter against minister Fayyaz Chohan’s derogatory remarks against Hindus, leading to his sacking, shows that the national conversation is changing. Dr Jurgen Schaflechner, who has just published an exhaustive book on Hinglaj Devi (OUP), one of the most important temples in Pakistan, spoke to SAMAA Digital about perceptions of Hindus and how with social media we are seeing some welcome shifts even though, of course work still needs to be done against stereotypes.

Watch more Samaa Originals on our YouTube channel or Facebook
FaceBook WhatsApp
 
HOME  
 
 
RELATED STORIES
 

2 Comments

  1. Avatar
      Arjun Pandit  May 6, 2019 5:15 pm/ Reply

    Who is Dr Jurgen Schaflechner..?
    Why he published an exhaustive book on Hinglaj Devi…

    Reply me

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 

 
 
 
MOST READ
MOST READ
Watch SAMAA TV Headlines | 9pm | 23 May | Pakistan
PIA’s 15-year losses in one graph
Watch SAMAA TV Headlines | 12am | 26 May | Pakistan
‘I identified my wife by her ring, watch’
Watch SAMAA TV Headlines | 6pm | 23 May | Pakistan
Watch SAMAA TV Headlines | 9pm | 25 May | Pakistan
Watch SAMAA TV Headlines | 3pm | 25 May | Pakistan
Watch SAMAA TV Headlines | 9am | 25 May | Pakistan
Watch SAMAA TV Headlines | 12am | 27 May | Pakistan
Watch SAMAA TV Headlines | 3pm | 28 May | Pakistan
 
 
 
 
 
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp