Colors of Pakistan – Street Art in a Village of Pakistan – Part 2

11. “PAKISTAN ZINDABAD”
Love for Pakistan and love for nationhood can be visualized in the contemporary wall moral. Representation of all four provinces can be seen in the wall art. Minar-e-Pakistan as the identity of Punjab, Ziyarat residency of the founding father of the nation Mr. Muhammad Ali Jinnah as a symbol of Baluchistan, Khyber Pass the identity of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the graveyard of Mr. Muhammad Ali Jinnah as the representation of Sindh province are there in this wall drawing. Faisal mosque of Islamabad completes this eye-catchy symbolic street wall painting as a symbol of the federation. The slogan of “LONG LIVE PAKISTAN” gives the goosebumps along with this painting and encourages the patriotism of the Pakistani nation.
12. “PAKISTAN KA MATLAB KYA? LA ILAHA ILLALLAH”
The ideology of Pakistan is reflecting in the contemporary wall painting. The official name of Pakistan is the Islamic Republic of Pakistan that shows the identity and ideology of the country. The basic ideology of Pakistan is that it would be an Islamic welfare state where all minorities will be treated equally. Also, both, Muslims and non-Muslims will be free to practice their religious beliefs. However, sovereignty and supremacy of Islam will be maintained and unchallengeable. The current wall art is highlighting the same basic ideology of Pakistan that it is a Muslim state that respects all the religions, however, will not compromise on the Islamic ideology.
13. “SAVE ENERGY, SAVE MONEY, SAVE THE PLANET”
Unnecessary use of anything can be harmful in all means. In a country like Pakistan, where energy is a very critical issue to resolve, we need to be careful with energy consumption to secure it for our near future. In the current wall mural, the message of careful use of energy is the main subject. With beautiful masterstrokes, the well-known painter of the neighboring village of Pindsultani, Mr. Fiaz Anjum gives us a detailed message regarding energy saving. It is also described that through saving energy how it will be beneficial for saving nature by less harming nature. Similarly, it will be much economical for us to save our energy resources along with natural resources, as well as financial resources.
14. “FOUR WEATHERS”
Pakistan is one of the exceptional gifts by the Almighty that is blessed with incomparable natural beauty and unlimited blessings. Pakistan is blessed with four unique kinds of weather like; Summer, winter, autumn, and spring seasons. This sort of weather combination can rarely be witnessed. In the contemporary wall mural, four kinds of weather in Pakistan can be seen. With beautiful oil painting, the beauty of each weather season is marvelously described with the entire charm of each season.
15. “APNI ABAADIYON SY MUHABBAT, HUBUL WATNI KI TARAF PEHLA QADAM HAI”
This beautiful street art has a lovely and deep message of love and togetherness. With the attractive strokes of oil paint in this wall mural, Fiaz, the guy who made this beautiful wall drawing, has dramatically portrayed the presence of five provinces of Pakistan. Punjab, KPK, Sindh, Baluchistan and Gilgit Baltistan can be witnessed in five beautiful flowers. The green color is also highlighting the importance of tree plantation. Also, the presence of Pakistani flag color is there therefore, the entire wall mural is emphasizing nationhood and unity.
16. “DARAKHAT LAGAIN, UMEED JAGAIN”
The plantation is the gesture of a trusting future that allows us to secure our future generations through planting trees. “The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit” (Nelson Henderson). In the current wall painting, the message for public awareness regarding tree plantation can be witnessed. The painting is emphasizing constructing better life for others through a green and clean environment by planting trees. “He that plants trees love others besides himself”, (Thomas Fuller).
The greatest gift one can ever give to the future generation is none other than to plant a tree that will secure the environment. As somebody said; “save today for tomorrow”.
17. “WELCOME TO PINDSULTANI”
The wall mural having a friendly and warm note that reflects the great hospitality and cheerful gesture of people of Pindsultani village. Pidsultani is also known as a model village because of its’ satisfactory educational standard, improved health system, and openness of common people. Also, a combination of desi rural and urban lifestyle makes it more glorify and unique than other villages.
18. “PAKISTAN NOOR HAI, NOOR KO ZAWAL NHI”
In this mind refreshing wall mural, there are several messages in a single frame. The great Badshahi Mosque that was built in 1673 is fantastically portrayed in the current magical street wall art. Similarly, there is a beautiful quote of the great Urdu writer, Mr. Wasif Ali Wasif as; “Pakistan Noor Hai, Noor Ko Zawal Nahi”. This beautiful quote expresses his love and affection towards Pakistan. Furthermore, in this wall drawing, a beautiful scene of moonlight in the dark night can be witnessed in this wall painting that can definitely mesmerize anybody with his beauty.
19. “CHAAND MERI ZAMEEN, PHOOL MERA WATAN”
Pakistan is the land of multiculturalism and multi-ethnicity. In this beautiful oil wall painting, representation of different cultures can be witnessed through the representation of different flowers along with the flag of Pakistan. For expressing love with the beautiful homeland, the painter Fiaz Anjum also painted the famous national song of Pakistan in this eye-catchy wall art.
20. “SAVE WATER EVERYDAY”
In everyday life, we utilize gallons of water in a limitless amount that reflects our level of dependency on the water other than any natural resource. In contemporary wall mural, the importance of water other than any natural resource, been highlighted by the guy Fiaz, the wall painter that belongs from the neighboring village of Pindsultani.