Muzaffar Ali

  • We shared mutual passion for cinema: Muzaffar Ali on Farooq Sheikh 29-12-2013 12:51 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Muzaffar Ali, who worked with late actor Farooq Sheikh in three movies, knew him since their days in the aviation industry and they both had a mutual passion for cinema since then. "I knew Farooq from the time when we worked for Air India. He was a flight...
  • Sufi music is a journey of life-long devotion: Muzaffar Ali 30-04-2013 05:00 PM

    'A Leaf Turns Yellow: The Sufis of Awadh' is a thoroughly researched account of Sufism in Awadh, India. This illustrated volume introduces the reader to its history, traditions, sub-cultures, institutions and poetry. Each essay in this anthology is by a renowned scholar. Together, they explore the ways in which Sufism...
  • 'Sufis of Punjab' building bridges across borders 30-08-2011 11:18 AM

    The birth of the Punjabi literary tradition is built into Sufi mysticism, which dates back to the birth of Shaikh Faridu'd-Din, popularly known as Baba Farid, in the late 12th century. For the last 800 years, Punjab has prided itself on a spiritual culture that believes in open worship, relying...
  • 25 yrs on, film on Bhopal still awaits release 12-06-2010 02:38 PM

    Muzaffar Ali's film documents the aftermath of the Bhopal gas tragedy in which 15,000 people died. ...
  • e-stop: Akshay, 2007's biggest winner and all about spiritual fashion 02-01-2008 03:48 PM

    Chennai: The Indian cricket team went off the media radar on Tuesday when they did not show up for a scheduled practice session at the IIT campus ground here. No reasons were assigned nor was anyone responsible in the Indian camp available for a comment, leaving the media in a...
  • Meera-Muzaffar stuck with tradition 02-09-2006 09:33 PM

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