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Representations: Proverbs, Adages, and Riddles: Pakistan
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Introduction

Pakistan, home to over 200 million people of diverse ethnic backgrounds, is rich in oral tradition. The various regions and provinces of the country speak different languages with their own unique cultures and histories. The proverbs and adages…

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Noor Sanauddin and Lubna Akhlaq Khan, “Representations: Proverbs, Adages, and Riddles: Pakistan”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 16 July 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002197>
First published online: 2019



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