Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures

Get access

Representations: Proverbs, Adages, and Riddles: Pakistan
(6,648 words)

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 with r…

Cite this page
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 01 July 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002197>
First published online: 2019



▲   Back to top   ▲