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DEFINATI
ON
• The development of new culture by
merging two or more than two
different cultures through a period of
contac...
CULTURAL HYBRIDIZATION IN PAKISTANI
CULTURE
• Focus on those traits which we adopted from
foreign cultures.
• Two original...
ORIGIN OF PAKISTANI
CULTURE
• Culture is one of the important
concepts in our lives.
• Generally speaking, people call a
p...
TYPES OF CULTURAL
HYBRIDIZATION
• In Pakistan every attribute of culture is hybridized by some
other culture.
• Language
•...
LANGUAG
E
Language is the most important element
of culture.
Our national language is Urdu which is
itself formed by the...
FOOD
Pakistani wants to eat foods
and dishes which are more hot
and spicy.
As we want the flavor of
western, chines and ...
 We cook foods of other culture in our
own style.
 Chines rice in Desi style.
CLOTHIN
G
National dress of Pakistan is Shalwar
Kameez.
It is hybridized with Indian and western
culture.
Turkish style...
 Jeans with Kurta which is
western cum Pakistani
style.
 Our girls wear Abaayas
which is an Arabic style.
 Sarries whic...
CEREMONIES
Our main festivals include our two Eids,
Shab-e-barat and Eid Miladun Nabi
(P.B.U.H).
Islamic cum Indian styl...
 Festivals which become our
culture.
 For example we celebrate
Basant, 1st April fool’s day,
Valentine’s Day and spring
...
PROS OF CULTURAL
HYBRIDIZATION
• Each ethnic should get rid of the
shortcomings in their traditional behavior.
• Accept th...
CONS OF CULTURAL
HYBRIDIZATION
• Destruction of identities
For example, Indian cultural dominates in weddings of
Pakistan...
CONCLUSIO
N
• Cultural hybridization has been speeded up due to
 Interaction of people through invasions
 Technological ...
Cultural hybridization
Cultural hybridization
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Cultural hybridization

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Cultural hybridization

  1. 1. DEFINATI ON • The development of new culture by merging two or more than two different cultures through a period of contact and interaction. • Cultural hybridization is a universal process which is speeded up through interactions among societies.
  2. 2. CULTURAL HYBRIDIZATION IN PAKISTANI CULTURE • Focus on those traits which we adopted from foreign cultures. • Two originally distinct cultures come together and create something new and exciting. • Variety of different cultures merging together within a single society. • Pakistan is also a culturally hybridized society.
  3. 3. ORIGIN OF PAKISTANI CULTURE • Culture is one of the important concepts in our lives. • Generally speaking, people call a person “highly cultured” if he possesses good manners. • Indus Valley Civilization • Muslims era • British • Pakistani culture
  4. 4. TYPES OF CULTURAL HYBRIDIZATION • In Pakistan every attribute of culture is hybridized by some other culture. • Language • Foods • Cloths • Buildings • Festivals • Marriages • Customs and values
  5. 5. LANGUAG E Language is the most important element of culture. Our national language is Urdu which is itself formed by the combination of Arabic, Persian, Hindi and some other languages. But presently we are speaking Urdu mixed with many English words.
  6. 6. FOOD Pakistani wants to eat foods and dishes which are more hot and spicy. As we want the flavor of western, chines and Italian foods but not with less spices.
  7. 7.  We cook foods of other culture in our own style.  Chines rice in Desi style.
  8. 8. CLOTHIN G National dress of Pakistan is Shalwar Kameez. It is hybridized with Indian and western culture. Turkish style dresses
  9. 9.  Jeans with Kurta which is western cum Pakistani style.  Our girls wear Abaayas which is an Arabic style.  Sarries which are very common in our culture is national dress of our neighbor India.
  10. 10. CEREMONIES Our main festivals include our two Eids, Shab-e-barat and Eid Miladun Nabi (P.B.U.H). Islamic cum Indian style. Marriages in Indian styles.
  11. 11.  Festivals which become our culture.  For example we celebrate Basant, 1st April fool’s day, Valentine’s Day and spring festivals etc.
  12. 12. PROS OF CULTURAL HYBRIDIZATION • Each ethnic should get rid of the shortcomings in their traditional behavior. • Accept the merits from other groups. • Communication without barriers. • Appreciation for other cultures. • World peace • Moderate culture • More festivals, more interactions. • Innovations
  13. 13. CONS OF CULTURAL HYBRIDIZATION • Destruction of identities For example, Indian cultural dominates in weddings of Pakistani Society.  Bollywood is perhaps the most discussed topic. • Nothing interesting • No solutions as there can be no new ideas • Global integration of dominant group like this process is increasing day by day.
  14. 14. CONCLUSIO N • Cultural hybridization has been speeded up due to  Interaction of people through invasions  Technological revolutions  Mass communication. • Every element of culture is hybridized with some other culture. • Adopt other’s cultures but not for sake of identity • Difference between good and bad • Adopt only those traits which help to progress and succeed

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