Sunday, December 8, 2019
Kashmir Life & Culture News

Raees, or the bountiful

I returned from my Republic Day recreation with a phrase from Vivekananda stuck in the murky depths of my mind. Much as I tried,...
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Sheerin Qalam – Quranic manuscripts, calligraphy and rare objects

Amid the political chaos in the Kashmir Valley, a group of curators and artists from different organizations have come together to hold an exhibition...
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Life Across LoC: From ‘calinders’ to ‘tola’, a peek into daily transport

Standing under the sun, outside the Adil Hotel of Peervadhai in Rawalpindi, I was waiting for the Hiace to arrive. The waiting area was...
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Jajeer Talkies: Kashmiri trio carving a space for comedy

A group of three youth from Kashmir - Faheem, an MBA student in Bangalore; Aahmed, also an MBA distance student from Srinagar; and Shoaib...
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A teacher who translated Oscar Wilde into Kashmiri

In March 2017, Shaheen Akhtar, 33, translated and self published a print of Oscar Wilde’s short story, The Selfish Giant in Kashmiri, titled Khudgarz...
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Life Across LOC: In ‘Pearl Valley’ I’m no Snow White

The ‘Pearl Valley’ of Pakistan-administered-Kashmir, or generally known as Rawalakot, Poonch, is snow covered in the winters. As per locals, once a ‘Gora sahib’...
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Watch ‘Bring Him Back’ – a film on Maqbool Butt

https://www.facebook.com/JammuKashmirTV/videos/1644805638887849?sfns=mo Bring Him Back - a film on Maqbool Butt | Duration: 26 minutes Directed by Fahad Shah | Produced by...
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Zakaria’s book ‘Between The Great Divide’ focuses on Kashmir across LoC

A new book on Jammu and Kashmir - Between the Great Divide A Journey into Pakistan-Administered Kashmir - is a latest non-fiction work written...
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Life Across LoC: From Mian Bakhsh’s darbar in Mirpur

I always adored Saif-ul-Muluk, poetry by great Sufi saint Mian Muhammad Bakhsh, since childhood. I spent countless summer evenings sitting on Takatposh (Wooden bed)...
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Behind the lens, on a Shikara

On the calm waters of Dal Lake, surrounded by the Zabarwan mountains on one side and Hazratbal Shrine on another, he ceaselessly rows his...
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