Children wear traditional Ajrak and Sindhi caps
Sindhi language is an ancient language spoken in Pakistan and many other parts of the world. It is an Indo-Aryan language; it is the second most spoken language of Pakistan, mostly spoken in the Sindh province.
T he language can be written using the Devanagri or Arabic script. People of Sindh are liable towards an agricultural based lifestyle. The fertile Indus Plains provide a valuable source of income for the local people who practice farming on these lands. Inland fishing along the Indus River provides opportunities for local people. Sindhi society is dominated by great Sufis, the mystics and the martyrs.
I t has always been the land of peace, love, romance, and great cultural and artistic values. Tambura (drone instrument), which till today, is a primary source of music in Sindhi culture. The beauty of Shah’s verses is enhanced by his blending of traditional Indian rag with the Sindhi folk songs and music.