Umm Ali

Umm Ali
My favourite dessert. Originally from Egypt, served hot and usually available in all Middle Eastern countries.

Useful rsync parameters

Rsync is an extremely intelligent and useful command for copying files between systems and it can resume or repair corrupted downloads as well. Sharing some commands for my own reference: rsync [options] [source] [destination] rsync /folder1/file /folder2/file (local copy) rsync -h ssh user@server.com:/folder/file /localfolder/file Interesting options: -z (enable compression) -v (verbose) -r (recursive) --progress (shows ...

Inside the Vatican

Inside the Vatican
Amazing tour from inside the Vatican. Camera couldn’t do justice in capturing the massive man-made structure. There were also gigantic pipe organs with choir playing inside that added a mystical ambience. Also visited the Vatican Museum inside it but cameras were not allowed there.

First Night at Rome

First Night at Rome
Some pictures from first night at Rome. It felt like I was walking through a living museum in magical atmosphere with perfect weather.

Ride to Lower Topa

Ride to Lower Topa

رات یوں دل میں تری

رات یوں دل میں تری
Another amazing composition of Arshad Mehmud performed in his own voice. The poetry is from Faiz Ahmed Faiz and this track was originally sung by Nayyara Noor for soundtrack of drama Dhoop Kinare.

Bol Ke Lab Azaad Hain Teray

Bol Ke Lab Azaad Hain Teray
Arshad Mehmud singing and playing his amazing composition with poetry of Faiz Ahmed Faiz – Bol Ke Lab Azaad Hain Teray.

Music Project – Work in Progress

Music Project - Work in Progress
Some rough demos of track I am working these days. Hope to finish them by early 2014.

Phantom Tire Change

Phantom Tire Change
Changed from stock Bridgestone to Dunlop 404. The rear tire does not skid anymore at rapid acceleration and front brake is now less dangerous to use on Pakistani roads. Tires were not available easily and had to order them through Honda dealership in California.

Arshad Mehmud Bike Ride Video 1

Arshad Mehmud Bike Ride Video
Bike ride with Arshad Mehmud in Islamabad around Faisal Masjid and Daman-e-Koh.

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