This is a translated version of an original post A love letter to Pakistan which appeared on UrbanDuniya on 2nd July 2014. It has been kindly translated into Urdu by Mr Naveed Rehman and republished in honour of Pakistan’s Independence Day, 14th August. para 1

At Wazir Khan Mosque, Lahore

وزیر خان مسجد، لاہور میں

para 2 (after me, before jinnah bagh)

With Aehsun in Jinnah Park, Lahore

احسن کے ساتھ جناح پارک میں

para 3 (after jinnah bagh, before moazam)

At the pool with Moazam

معظم کے ساتھ پول میں

para 4 (after moazam, before murree)

With the crew at Murree

مری میں

para 5 (after murree, before sunset)

Sunset in Lahore

لاہور میں غروب آفتاب

para 6 (after sunset, before badshahi)

Escaping a storm at Badshahi Mosque one night

ایک طوفان کے دوران بادشاہی مسجد میں

para 7 (after badshahi, before karahi)

Chicken Karahi; one of my favourites!

!چکن کڑاہی – میرے پسندیدہ میں سے ایک

para 8 (after karahi, before art)

Bilal Zuberi's beautiful art

بلال زبیری کے خوبصورت فن

para 9 (after art, before prayer)

My beautiful faith as represented in my beautiful city: Badshahi Mosque, Lahore

میری خوبصورت ایمان میری خوبصورت شہر میں نمائندگی بادشاہی مسجد، لاہور

para 10 (after prayer, before sohaib)

بس میں "سلفی" صهیب کے ساتھ

بس میں “سلفی” صهیب کے ساتھ

!مبارک یوم آزادی پاکستان

مہارت مسٹر نوید رحمان کی طرف سے ترجمہ

Comments (10)

  • munadi ahmed Reply

    love you sir :p

    August 26, 2014 at 9:54 pm
    • Tim Blight Reply

      Thanks for reading 🙂 I love Pakistan <3

      August 27, 2014 at 10:16 am
  • Irfan Mehdi Reply


    September 2, 2014 at 4:47 am
    • Tim Blight Reply

      Thanks 🙂 And thanks for reading 🙂

      September 2, 2014 at 8:35 am
  • Aftab Reply

    love you sir!

    September 29, 2014 at 7:48 pm
  • Moazam Reply

    Bhao love you :’)

    January 21, 2015 at 7:59 pm
  • Asma Nauman Reply

    Loved every bit of it. So well expressed are these feelings. I feel glad to know somebody who can see the beauty, harmony and peace in Pakistan. We hope to never disappoint you. Keep that love coming, you will have a lot to cherish in return InshaAllah.

    May 31, 2015 at 2:55 am
    • Tim Blight Reply

      Thanks Asma!! Yep, I am already feeling so much love from Pakistan <3

      June 1, 2015 at 8:45 pm

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