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Pakhtoon American Community Association (PACA) is a non-profit charitable organization registered under 501(c)(3) of IRS.
PACA is a non-political and non-religious organization organized exclusively for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes. It will not participate in political or religious affairs of any country. It shall refrain from giving preference to any ethnic group within Pakhtoons and non-Pakhtoons.

Events!

  • PACA 2013 Conference

     

    Pakhtoon American Community Association held its second annual Pashto Conference in Springfield, Virginia, USA. On Sept.1, 2013, the conference was attended by over 250 participants from all over United States.


     

  • Zebu Jilani, a social and community activist was the keynote speaker. She urged participants to volunteer their time toward uplifting conditions of Pakhtoon community, culture and language. A detailed program, selected videos and presentations are provide below.




    Topic    

    Presenter 

    Content 

    Talawat-e-Quran

    Khazer Javaid

    Video Link

    Pashtoon Anthem (Tharana)

    Hosted by Dawood Khan & Zeeshan Babar

    Anees, Amna, Dua Gul, Ibrahim, Noah, Memoona, Parkha, Myra, Eman & Shan Jalal

    Video Link

    Conference Opening Remarks

    Asnaf Qadir

    Video Link

    Using Journalism and Media to promote Pashto Culture

    Jehangir Khattak

    Video Link

    Challenges faced by Pashtoon Woman

    Rana Momand

    Video Link

    The importance of learning physical sciences in Pashto: Challenges and Opportunities.

    Dr. Almas Khan

    1. Video Link

    2. Presentation

    Who are Pashtoons?

    Mukhtar Khalil

    Video Link

    Paktoons in America

    Khursheed Khan

    Video Link

    What does it take to develop Pashto Multi-media?

    Dr. Raza Hasan

    1. Video Link

    2. Presentation

    Civic sense & volunteerism while living in North America

    Zebu Jilani

    (Keynote Speaker)

    Video Link

    YOUTH PRESENTATION

    Hosted by Amjad Ali

    Parkha Hasan, Memona Khan, Eman Adnan, Amir Yousafzai, Aleena Gul & Rabia Jamal

     

    Video Link

    Peshawar 2.0

    Dr. Faisal Khan

    Video Link

    Tanz-o-Mazah (Latifee)

    Dawood Khan

    Video Link

    MUSHAIRA / POETRY

    Rahman Bunairee, Haroon Shinwari, Naheed Sahar, Naeem Gul, Bahadur Khan, Fozia Anjum, Behroz Khan, Rana Momand & Syed Hadi

    To see video, click on name of the poet

    MUSIC

    Engineer Mohmand

    1st Segment

    2nd Segment

    3rd Segment

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