We have often been asked what the word Zambeel means.
Zambeel – Thayli – Aik rivayati thayli jo Umr o Ayyar kay paas thi. Aik aisa thayla jis mein bohat si cheezein sama jaein.
Firoz ul Lughat Urdu Jadeed, Naya edition, Firozsons Limited, Lahore, Rawalpindi, Karachi
Referencing the magical properties of Amar Ayyar’s bag that yielded boundless possibilities, the word Zambeel seemed appropriate to suggest not just its infinite nature, but also its relationship to the tradition of storytelling.
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