Sajda .., a photo by firoze shakir photographerno1 on Flickr. Tu hi to Ma'arfat ka shaor-e-tamaam hai Islam Tayray Sajda-e-Akhir ka naam hai Tayray badan pay zakham kay hanstay howay gulab Aa'eena-e-zabt-o-shukar ki tasveer-e-lajawab
Opposite the bandra shia mosque 100 Bandra Bazar road , he sells fried bombay ducks, chicken mutton patties , and many delicious snacks he sells pickles , bottled masala too,,rs 10 a piece the bombay ducks rs 20 a piece
I know him since many years he recites Hindu shlokas and is deeply versed in the Scriptures , he once told me he is from a Sufi sect pre Islamic before Adam..
But I dont take notes so I really dont know what he meant but I pay him generously whenever I meet him..and last Friday was at Mount Mary steps for some work I could not get a rick so I decided to walk back home and I spotted him sitting outside a Jamati mosque I was quite surprised as these guys dont tolerate Sufi beggars or Shias for that matter.
However I spoke to him , he said he was begging here since some time and had no issue though some guys had thrown stones at him , but in a way it has always been Muslims who cause more harm to Muslims .. if you dont follow ones ideology.
My subject is Sufism Malangs and Rafaees touching street photography, I gave him a wad of notes for Ramzan and took a lot of pictures on the st…
in coalition politics ministers gets deflated by number games, a photo by firoze shakir photographerno1 on Flickr. says one dude i want to be number 2 the one above simply turns up his nose says fuck you old wine bottle new all waiting in a queue burning steaming broth political stew seats only for a few cavorting sycophancy system failure too the top leader is human has no clue a puppet on a string from grassroots he grew a motley mundane crew the nation they love to screw scams corruption divide mother india into muslims and hindus
teachers leave them kids alone, a photo by firoze shakir photographerno1 on Flickr. some of our school teachers are macho sadistic they use the cane they use the ruler and the stick on a weak student who piddles they pick make him drink his urine makes me sick according to them corporeal punishment does the trick the system you cant lick children they love to torture torment kick our education held in a school bag wisdom collected assimilated like bricks when the kids grow up they become rude brutal with no respect for womanhood a girl is a girl is a girl just a skimpy dressed chick
My wife gets up to prepare the Sairi for all of us , we dont eat anything from outside. She made Chicken Malai roll ..two pieces .
And I was about to begin when my little Nerjis walked in.. Khuda ne mera pehla roza qabool kiya .. I began my first fast with the morsel from her hands. And than I saw a message that was the second sign that God Almighty had perhaps forgiven me for my errors my emotional aberrational behavior..
And than began lessons teaching Nerjis Asif Shakir to understand the camera she is learning photography on the Canon EOS 60D though she likes the sturdy feel of the Canon 7D.
Marziya Shakir is fast asleep..
I have been completing all my rozas and its been close to 17 years or more since I gave up alcohol , I was a alcoholic not something that I am proud of but than one cant change the past.. but I did thanks to my family my children.
500 gm cracked wheat-cooked tender 1 cup each rice and channa) daal 1 cup split arhar/toover daal 1 cup sabut masoor daal 1 cup dhuli moong daal 1 cup each 1 kg mutton 1 cup oil 5 cloves 5 peppercorns 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp cinnamon-broken 1 cup chopped onions 4 tsp chilli powder 2 tbsp coriander powder 1 tsp garam masala salt to taste ginger-green- chilli-coriander leaves paste 2 tbsp. Onions-fried brown and crisp ginger juliennes mint leaves and green chillies for garnish