Daily Archives: June 26, 1999


Meeting Tamancha Jan after nearly 52 years was a moving and memorable experience during my recent visit to Lahore. Who is Tamancha Jan? A singer nonpareil, now forgotten, she was the reigning queen of song during the 40s in Hira Mandi, the entertainment quarter of Lahore. Named after a nobleman […]

Tamancha Jan- by Pran Nevile, The Friday Times