Solemn Verses takes a glance into the lives of young British Pakistani women from across the UK. These women represent strength, determination, and are the faces of growth amongst our community. Cultural and religious traditions mixed with western ideology have caused an identity crisis among many, however, in spite of this, British Pakistani women are excelling in life, enrolling in universities, and building careers, all before marriage. Many of these factors are down to the encouragement from their mothers who dream for their daughters to become hard-working women of the future.
The importance of preserving the life experiences of these women isn’t deemed as historical, yet our stories are what shape generations to come.