Foundation is working for advancement and promotion of music,
literature and fine arts in Pakistan.
It is also carrying out preservation and archiving of classical
music of the sub-continent. It is a non-profit organization registered
under the Societies Registration Act 1860.
has always played important role in human history as a medium
of expression of human feelings and thoughts. We believe it has
now become more relevant and has a bigger role to play in future.
A great credit in this context, goes to our music practitioners
who managed to carry forward their art despite the odds. The oral
tradition so developed managed to prove itself a living tradition
through “Guru-shishya” or “Ustad-Shagird”
system. Accordingly our literature and fine arts have survived
and flourished despite socio-political turbulence. We feel that
it is time to take ownership of our artistic heritage which actually
derives its roots from the centuries old Indus Valley civilization.
order to achieve its goals, Tehzeeb Foundation holds conferences,
conducts seminars and publishes works of eminent scholars and
artistes. We have collaborated with organizations such as British Council, German Consulate Karachi, APMC
(All Pakistan Music Conference) Lahore, Karachi Arts Council,
PACC (Pakistan American Cultural Centre) Karachi, Academy of Letters,
Islamabad, NAPA (National Academy of Performing Arts) Karachi
the next few pages, you will get a fair idea of our activities,
efforts and endeavors. Enjoy yourself!