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Taimoor Salahuddin AKA Mooroo talks to people. Sometimes in English sometimes in Urdu.

Mooroo Podcast Taimoor Moeen Salahuddin

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.5 • 616 Ratings

Taimoor Salahuddin AKA Mooroo talks to people. Sometimes in English sometimes in Urdu.

    Modern Islam with Muhammad Hassan Ilyas

    Modern Islam with Muhammad Hassan Ilyas

    Muhammad Hassan Ilyas is a young theologian, researcher, and expert in ancient Arabic literature and language. He was born in Karachi in July 1988 and is a member of a scholarly family in the Indo-Pak region. His grandfathers, Mawlana Ishaq Alvi (Deoband) and Allama Muhammad Tahseen (Amroha), are both considered great academics of the Deobandi School of thought. Ilyas is inspired by the famous Islamic scholar Javed Ahmed Ghamidi. He is the Director of Research at Ghamidi Center in the USA.

    00:00 Intro
    01:44 Does Hassan want to take authority of Islam?
    04:40 Traditional vs Modern Islamic Interpretation
    12:09 The power of questioning in Islam
    14:36 Equality & Abuse of Power
    27:57 Polygamy in Islam
    31:18 Freedom of Belief in Islam
    37:05 Intellectual Pursuit of Religion
    44:34 Islam’s Perspective on Psychedelics
    52:02 Importance of Religion
    56:00 Science & Islam
    01:09:21 Hassan’s Opinion on Javed Ahmad Ghamidi
    01:18:50 Hassan’s relationship with Javed Ahmad Ghamidi
    01:22:15 Hate Speech in Jummah Khutba
    01:25:04 Outro

    • 1 hr 26 min
    From Bol to Bold to Daro with Humaima Malick

    From Bol to Bold to Daro with Humaima Malick

    Humaima Malick is a Pakistani actress who works in Pakistani films and serials. She is known for her role as Daroo in Maula Jatt, and her work in Bol, Jindo and in Bollywood Films. But there's more to Humaima than just her on-screen persona. In this podcast, we get a glimpse of the person behind the fame - her inspirations, challenges, and the experiences that have shaped her into the influential figure she is today. Humaima also shares her insights on the evolving landscape of Pakistani cinema and television, and her vision for the future of the industry.

    Timestamps:-
    00:00 Intro
    00:08 Media Industry Experience
    04:16 The Making of Maula Jatt
    16:28 Mooroo’s work with Humaima
    19:35 Experience with different Directors
    24:19 Humaima’s gut feeling on projects
    25:23 Humaima’s work process
    29:41 Do dialogues need to be perfect
    30:59 Experience with Saleem Miraaj
    32:33 Humaima’s project selection
    34:48 Facing criticism
    40:17 Why Humaima took gaps
    42:10 Humaima’s checklist for a project
    44:04 Feroze Khan’s rise to fame

    • 46 min
    Exploring Gunjal (Film) with Ahmed Ali Akbar, Shoaib Sultan and Nighat Akbar Shah

    Exploring Gunjal (Film) with Ahmed Ali Akbar, Shoaib Sultan and Nighat Akbar Shah

    Inspired by the true story of the child labour activist Iqbal Masih, Gunjal the film is a powerful portrayal of his movement against child labour in the 1990s and his tragic demise. Directed by Shoaib Sultan and penned by Nirmal Bano and Ali Kazmi, 'Gunjal' features the talents of Ahmed Ali Akbar, Resham, Amna Ilyas, and Ahmad Ali Butt. We'll explore the film's production nuances, led by producer Nighat Akbar Shah, and discuss the impactful music by directors Zonaib Zahid and Xarb, with scores by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Qamar Parvi, Mobeen Zahid, and Zonaib Zahid. Don't miss our in-depth analysis of this significant film that sheds light on a critical social issue.

    • 55 min
    Umair Javed: Founder and CEO of Tkxel

    Umair Javed: Founder and CEO of Tkxel

    Umair Javed: The Technological Visionary Umair Javed, the charismatic CEO of Tkxel, stands as a testament to what innovation, vision, and unyielding determination can achieve. Spearheading one of the most transformative tech firms, Umair has strategically positioned Tkxel at the forefront of software engineering and technological solutions. Under his astute leadership, the company has not only seen exponential growth but has also significantly impacted global markets by delivering exceptional tech-driven solutions. A trailblazer in every sense, Umair's accolades extend beyond the realms of business. His commitment to fostering a culture of innovation, adaptability, and excellence at Tkxel has set industry standards. A thought leader, an innovator, and a game-changer, Umair Javed continues to inspire the tech world, solidifying his position as one of the luminaries of the modern digital age.
    Timestamps:
    00:00 Teaser
    00:11 Intro
    01:10 Role of a CEO
    04:48 Does a CEO need to know everything
    12:38 Is Business a part of our DNA
    24:51 Chat GPT’s Emergence
    27:33 A Company’s Ego
    29:55 Need for Fresh Talent
    31:26 Work Ethic of Different Regions
    34:47 What is Innovation
    37:33 America’s Strategy
    40:27 How tkxel nurtures talent
    46:12 Identifying Smart People
    50:32 Work Culture of Tkxel
    55:32 Money doesn’t promise quality
    58:47 Degree vs Skill
    01:01:25 Freelancing vs Job
    01:07:54 Gen Z vs Millennials
    01:17:46 Tkxel’s Business Model
    01:26:59 Tkxel’s Expansion
    01:28:40 Get Rich Quick Schemes
    01:34:52 What Umair Learned from his Twins
    01:39:03 Lessons from Daughter
    01:39:53 Lessons from Parents
    01:46:57 Purpose
    01:49:40 Outro

    • 1 hr 50 min
    Syed Muzammil Shah on Political Science, Journalism and Philosophy.

    Syed Muzammil Shah on Political Science, Journalism and Philosophy.

    Journalist, News Analyst, Anchor, Political Scientist, Philosopher Lover.

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/SyedMuzammilOFL?s=20
    Facebook: https://web.facebook.com/SyedMuzammilOfficial
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/@syedmuzammilofficial7067

    00:00 Introduction or Lack thereof
    00:12 Educational Background
    01:31 The Role of Institutional Education (Chomsky)
    02:35 How to remain a student in this educational system?
    03:39 Thinkers are born not furnished.
    06:36 Hitler and Nietzsche, Anti Semitism, Marxism.
    11:54 'I don't follow Nietzsche thats not the point'
    13:54 Problem with ultimate solutions.
    17:50 The theory of Everything Futile Endeavour?
    23:36 The benefit of Utopian Ideals and Practicality of current mediums and Politics 27:13 The role of propaganda
    33:48 Skepticism and Curiosity
    36:03 The rise of Celebrity politicians and entertainers.
    39:49 How to keep journalistic integrity
    43:51 Combating Right Wing Radicalism.
    48:05 Fighting Defeatism and Nihilism
    51:00 The unsuitable Truth.
    54:26 Is morality Innate?
    01:01:53 How to create a Democratic individualistic Society.
    01:05:21 Why Bad News Spreads more than Good News.
    01:07:21 The TV News Casting pitfalls.
    01:17:06 George Carlin and Syed Muzammil Shah Life Parallel
    01:18:32 Resistance by TV Channel
    01:20:06 Machiavellian Tactics
    01:23:15 Nation State and the Pashtun Movement
    01:25:53 Pan-islamism
    01:29:04 Israel-Palestine Conflict, Kashmir-Pakistan India Conflict
    01:33:06 How china is treating muslims
    01:35:20 A glimmer of hope

    • 1 hr 37 min
    Ali Ahsan on Game Development in Pakistan

    Ali Ahsan on Game Development in Pakistan

    Producer, Game Designer, Engineer, Entrepreneur are just titles I've picked up along the way to follow my passion. Making Great Games with Great People.
    In a talent based industry, it's the team that matters and my goal is to assemble the best team possible and let them do what they do best. Kick Ass! 
    Specialities: project management, game design, product development, game production, UI prototyping, UX development.

    00:00 Introduction 
    00:20 How did it start 
    01:07 Transitioning from Quetta Gladiators To Islamabad United 
    02:50 Handling fame, ups and downs and focus 
    04:33 Playing as a team
    05:56 Role of captains and coaches 
    07:03 Impact of people bullying him and motivation 
    09:02 Playing in differents leagues around the world 
    11:22 How he looks at money as a cricketer 
    12:07 Escaping the shadow of his Father and his support
    14:17 Selection in PCT 
    15:56 Concussion while batting 
    17:16 Importance of living in the moment 
    18:26 Does he hate the haters back 
    19:03 Playing for Islamabad United 
    20:41 Azam's false statement on his fitness
    23:25 Practice and unorthodox shots 
    24:49 Strength training and Nooh Dastagir 
    26:52 Azam's favourite cricketers 
    28:37 Playing under Shadab and Sarfraz's captaincy 
    29:40 Partnerships with Alex Hales and Asif Ali 
    30:30 Fast bowlers or spinners
    31:04 Scoring against friends and keeping a discipline while beinh competitive

    • 1 hr 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
616 Ratings

616 Ratings

Syed Irtiza Bilal Kazmi ,

I love this Podcast

Mooroo is very intellectual person.

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What an informative Podcast.
Loved it.

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I have been caught smiling in traffic because of this podcast!

The Shafaat Ali podcast was such a pleasant surprise. I have always loved your work and these podcasts are amazing too! Kudos to you!

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