Muhammad Azam Minhas
It has become a normal way of receiving a foreign lady guest, by Pakistani leaders through handshaking on the podium, under the shadow of Pakistani Flag. They call it, justify it and interpret it as a gesture of warm-welcome!!!
The scribe intends to understand, as to what remains the difference between the Muslims and the others? Had millions of Muslims of the Sub-continent not sacrificed their comforts, properties, assets ans even lives of their near and dear ones to preserve and protect the glorious traditions and cultural pursuits specific to the Islamic traditions, by seeking a separate country? Let us show self-esteem, honour our traditions, uphold our past glory and stick to our cultural heritage; and say goodbye to such cheap gestures, distancing us from our religion.