Nangarhar University organizes Poetry of Peace event

30 Dec, 2019


The event, initiated by Nangarhar University Peace Center, was organized under the title “O, beautiful sunlight of peace; keep shining, shining!”. Tens of poets presented their poems in it.

In the opening of the event, Vice Chancellor for Students Affairs Assistant Professor Sayed Akram Hashimi said, “It is a pleasure that Nangarhar University promotes peace and peaceful mentality beside its academic programs”. He also praised the contributions of NU Peace Center in various arenas. He added that the administration of university warmly welcomed and supported every program that caused peace and positivity in the society.

Nangarhar University Peace Center Coordinator Senior Lecturer Naeem Jan Sarwary talked about the activities of Peace Center and described the aim and objective of the Poetry Event. He highlighted, “The aim of this poetry event is to impart the message of peace to the new generation through medium of poetry”.

Then, the students of various faculties presented their poems and at the end, three persons were awarded for their best poems.

Translation: Gul Rasool Saber