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Harmony in the Garden: The Life and Work of Rubina Feroze Bhatti of Pakistan

Harmony in the Garden: The Life and Work of Rubina Feroze Bhatti of Pakistan

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Rubina Feroze Bhatti, born into a Christian family in the majority Muslim country of Pakistan, protects the rights of women who are targets of honor killings, acid attacks and other forms of violence. She is a founding member and general secretary of Taangh Wasaib Organization (TWO), a rights-based development group working for communal harmony and equality through its many programs addressing issues of violence against women, religious intolerance and sectarianism and discriminatory laws and policies against women and minorities. Bhatti trains women’s groups to report on violence against women, supports victims with counseling and legal aid and works with media to bring attention to these issues.
Rubina Feroze Bhatti, born into a Christian family in the majority Muslim country of Pakistan, protects the rights of women who are targets of honor killings, acid attacks and other forms of violence. She is a founding member and general secretary of Taangh Wasaib Organization (TWO), a rights-based development group working for communal harmony and equality through its many programs addressing issues of violence against women, religious intolerance and sectarianism and discriminatory laws and policies against women and minorities. Bhatti trains women’s groups to report on violence against women, supports victims with counseling and legal aid and works with media to bring attention to these issues.

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Published by: Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice on Jul 28, 2011
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HARMONY IN THE GARDEN:
 The Life and Work of Rubina Feroze Bhatti of Pakistan
By Kaitlin Barker, Peace Writer
Edited by Emiko Noma*This material is copyrighted by the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice. For permission to cite,contact ipj@sandiego.edu, with “Women PeaceMakers – Narrative Permissions” in the subject line.
2009 Women PeaceMakers Program
Made possible by the Fred J. Hansen Foundation
 
HARMONY IN THE GARDEN RUBINA PAKISTAN
 TABLE OF CONTENTSI.
 
 A Note to the Reader
…………………………………………………………
 
4
II.
 
 About the Women PeaceMakers Program
…………………………………..
 
4
III.
 
Biography of a Woman PeaceMaker – 
Rubina Feroze Bhatti ………………..
 
5
IV.
 
Conflict History – 
Pakistan ……………………………………………………
 
6
 V.
 
Map
 – Pakistan
 
…………………………………………………………………
 
13
 VI.
 
Integrated Timeline – 
Political Developments and Personal History …………
 
14
 VII.
 
Narrative Stories of the Life and Work of Rubina Feroze Bhatti
a.
 
First Steps …………………………………………………………………. 20b.
 
Precious One ………………………………………………………………. 21c.
 
Parthaal the Brave …………………………………………………………. 23d.
 
 The Spark ………………………………………………………………….. 24e.
 
Garden Games …………………………………………………………….. 26f.
 
City of Eagles ……………………………………………………………… 28g.
 
 Things to Come …………………………………………………………… 29h.
 
 What Religion Feels Like …………………………………………………... 31i.
 
 A Pocket Full of Saints ……………………………………………………. 33j.
 
Bearing the Cross …………………………………………………………... 35k.
 
One Pain in Life1.
 
 The Incident ……………………………………………………... 372.
 
 The Mob ………………………………………………………… 383.
 
 The Arrest ………………………………………………………. 404.
 
 The Sufferings …………………………………………………… 415.
 
 The Verdict ……………………………………………………… 436.
 
 The Appeals ……………………………………………………... 457.
 
 The People’s Representative …………………………………….. 478.
 
 The Exile ………………………………………………………… 49l.
 
 The Personal is Political …………………………………………………… 50m.
 
 The Last Day of Blessing …………………………………………………... 54n.
 
Longing for the Fullness of Humanity ……………………………………... 57o.
 
Changing Rhythms ………………………………………………………… 61p.
 
First Drop of Rain …………………………………………………………. 65q.
 
 A New Classroom …………………………………………………………. 68r.
 
Everywoman ………………………………………………………………. 73s.
 
 The Sun Rises in the West …………………………………………………. 80t.
 
Lessons in Peace …………………………………………………………… 84u.
 
Bagh-e-Aman ……………………………………………………………… 93 v.
 
Sajjar ………………………………………………………………………. 100 w.
 
Epilogue …………………………………………………………………… 103
 WOMEN PEACEMAKERS PROGRAM JOAN B. KROC INSTITUTE FOR PEACE & JUSTICE JOAN B. KROC SCHOOL OF PEACE STUDIESUNIVERSITY OF SAN DIEGO2
 
HARMONY IN THE GARDEN RUBINA PAKISTAN
x.
 
 Acknowledgments………………………………………………………… 104
 VIII.
 
 A Conversation with Rubina Feroze Bhatti
………………………………..
 
105
IX.
 
Best Practices in Peacebuilding
……………………………………………
 
113
X.
 
Further Reading – 
Pakistan ………………………………………………….
 
124
XI.
 
Biography of a Peace Writer – 
Kaitlin Barker ……………………………
 
125
XII.
 
 Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice
………………………………....
 
126
XIII.
 
University of San Diego
……………………………………………………..
 
127
XIV.
 
List of Acronyms
…………………………………………………………….
 
128
XV.
 
Endnotes
……………………………………………………………………..
 
129
 WOMEN PEACEMAKERS PROGRAM JOAN B. KROC INSTITUTE FOR PEACE & JUSTICE JOAN B. KROC SCHOOL OF PEACE STUDIESUNIVERSITY OF SAN DIEGO3

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