The Author Mosin S. Jaffri is well known senior Journalist, artist, poet and author of five books on various topics , presently working for a Daily Newspaper. He resettled in Karachi after staying in the UK, the USA and Saudi Arabia for 35 years. He is also an author and research scholar and translator of many literary works. His educational background, work experience and time spent in the UK and his personal liberal attitude have helped him develop a wide perspective, deep insight and independent view of life that transcends the boundaries of social, religious or traditional boundaries. He has written extensively on economic, social and cultural issues and authored three books: ‘The Other Half: Discrimination against Women’, Sang-e Giran Aur’, a collection of Urdu poems and ‘Time and Love’, a collection of English poetry. In Defining Moments, Jafri writes, “This biography aims to provide insight into nearly all aspects of Nusratji’s life, especially her art and its variations which confirm her as a highly talented and accomplished artist. The main focus of this publication is her journey into art, culture and related activities. Some of her other interests, including floral art, interior design, horticulture and in teaching art at various levels have also been discussed. The book deals with Nusratji’s early life, family background and her family’s support for her interest in art, her studies, school and college days and her move from Lahore to Karachi and joining of an art education centre, which was a turning point in her life and her life as an accomplished artist in the years to come.