Sohni Mahiwal

The tragic love story of Sohni Mahiwal

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Most people familiar with Punjabi folklore would know the tragic love story of Sohni Mahiwal. But those who aren’t are in for a very sad treat, so get your tissue boxes ready.

Our Punjabi folklore consists of such breathtakingly beautiful stories that leave all mainstream ideas of passion far behind, in terms of intensity. These stories stir your soul and stay with you for a long time.

This story is also one of those hauntingly tragic yet touching tales of passionate lovers, who were ready to sacrifice everything they had, even their lives, in the name of love.  Knowing the detailed love story of Sohni Mahiwal will make listening to Paar Chanaa De an even more emotional experience than it already is. (more…)

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