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NEW YORK, October 1, 2011 — Actor Zia Mohyeddin reads a letter from poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz  to Faiz's wife, Alice, in English and Urdu. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the poet's birth. (4 min., 4 sec.)

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 /  New York
Readings and performances commemorate the centennial of the multifaceted Urdu poet.
Arts
Take a look behind the installation and opening of the 'Coal+Ice' exhibit at Three Shadows Photography Art Centre in Beijing.
Arts
150 years after Tagore's birth, Harvard University historian Sugata Bose assesses his legacy.
Arts
How India's "Renaissance man" turned to visual art in his 60s.
Arts
Bangladeshi novelist decries a "culture of censorship" in South Asia.
Arts
The acclaimed Bangladeshi novelist discusses the second volume of her "Bengal Trilogy."
Arts
 /  New York
How did changing perceptions of the Buddha in Gandhara influence Mahayana Buddhism?
Arts
 /  India
Video: Highlights from Rahul Mehrotra's lecture in Mumbai on August 3, 2011.
Arts
Emilio "Buddha Stretch" Austin Jr. and his troupe of dancers, drummers and martial artists take audience questions after their galvanizing performance.
Arts
Locking, popping, martial arts derring-do and other high points from the Hip Hop Kung Fu event on Asia Society's stage.
Arts
Dancers, drummers and martial artists demonstrate the influences of Asian culture on hip hop in this high-energy performance.