It has been more than five months of lockdown in Kashmir, these days you see the showcasing of less and less protests, stone-pelting, militancy and civil disobedience in media. So, has Kashmir finally achieved a state of normalcy? What’s normal is for the most part debated all over in regards to the state of Kashmir,… Continue reading Experience normalcy; visit Kashmir
30 years of a dreadful event that still frightens the sufferers and the ensuing tales are substantial to press the redemption of dues. 19th January of 1990 is a horror for thousands of Kashmiri Pandits, who await rightful affirmation. There has been a long history of atrocities faced by the Kashmiri Hindus even before the… Continue reading Exodus 1990: An Unsung Story of Kashmiri Pandits
Guardians decide for their wards, they’re trusted. For a nation, we choose a representative; one who we believe will make the right decision. If there exists none, we have a poll. But what if we aren’t given either of the two options? How will we know that the decision was made in our interests and… Continue reading Who Should Decide for a Nation?
The wave of intolerance that has taken over the country is a definitive product of the fake news culture. This way of thinking is further pushed forward by the representatives and informers of the public that we in layman’s terms call the journalists. This indeed has led to the decrease of the potentials of positive… Continue reading The Agents of Pessimism in the State of Control
"Tell the whole world what they are doing to us for we can't ", said father when my cousins and I left home last time. We usually don't talk much. My father is not like those usual fathers who possesses the art of expressing his love. He always keeps his feelings repressed, deep down in… Continue reading A Promise
Amir Khusrau once said:Agar firdaus bar roo-e zameen ast, Hameen ast-o hameen ast-o hameen ast. If there is a heaven on earth.It's here, It's here, It's here It's in Kashmir He said it rightIt was Indeed a Valley that shone brightBeauteous, simple and pristine Lofty Mountains,sloppy peaks and chilly springs.Chinar would be seen in different… Continue reading ALIEN IN ONE’S OWN REALM
04.03.18 When something hurts me real bad, when my emotional wall is broken, when I am provoked, I choose to write . Putting my thoughts into words always gives vent to my feelings. So here, I write without being an extremist and without generalising people and their behaviour. It happened to me this day in… Continue reading WE WANT PEACE 🙂