Issue12, August 2008

Kashmiri Pandits: A FORBIDDEN COMMUNITY Part-2
Author : Dr. Satish Ganjoo
Kashmiri Pandits: A FORBIDDEN COMMUNITY Part-2

The mass massacres at Sangrampora (1997), Udhampore (1997), Prankot (1998), Wandhama (1998) and Nadimarg (2003) were the follow up operations. Pandits in Kashmir dwindled from 10%

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An Imperfect Storm: The Summer 2008 Uprising in Kashmir
Author : Vijay K. Sazawal
An Imperfect Storm: The Summer 2008 Uprising in Kashmir

Unlike the sustained uprising in Kashmir in 1990 which was mostly orchestrated by Pakistani trained operatives, the uprising in the summer of 2008 was mostly indigenous, ...

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Faith versus Frenzy
Author : Dr. K L Chowdhury
Faith versus Frenzy

One of them flicked open his knife and slashed him savagely, inflicting deep cuts in his limbs and his torso. He bled profusely and went into a swoon and lay in a pool of blood. ...

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Lalleshuri ----- a brief study
Author : JAWAHAR LAL BHAT
Lalleshuri ----- a brief study

Lalleshuri (LAL DED) of Kashmir has invited attention of a number of scholars throughout the world. Her poetic compositions or VAAKHS as they are popularly called are the ...

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Kaah Nehth'uir
Author : Dr, Chaman Lal Raina
Kaah Nehth'uir

Literally, Kaah means eleven and Nethar means not only marriage, as it is understood but "New view"--- a new dimension of life. Nethar is the Apbramsha of the Sanskrit word ...

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"Health Watch" What is Diabetes? Part-2
Author : Dr. Anu Munshi-Khandhar, MD

The early stages of diabetes do not have many overt symptoms, but it may already be causing damage to your kidneys, eyes, nerves and heart without you even realizing it. You are ...

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PRESERVING KASHMIRI MOTHER TONGUE
Author : Dr. B. K. Moza
PRESERVING KASHMIRI MOTHER TONGUE

The purpose of this presentation is to draw the attention of our community members to this sad reality so that necessary measures are taken to preserve this identity of Kashmiri ...

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You Have to Go Through A Journey To Get to A Destination
Author : Arti Nehru
You Have to Go Through A Journey  To Get to A Destination

It is true one has to go through a journey to get to a destination � but when your destination is God; the journey is always fulfilling.

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Milestone Journey with Shehjar - IV
Author : Arun Koul
Milestone Journey with Shehjar - IV

The world knows that there has been a low-grade military conflict ongoing in Kashmir. Pakistan�s national army and intelligence agencies operating covertly are spearheaded above ...

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On Icy Trail of the Lord of Immortality (with Amanath Yatra video)
Author : Gopinath Raina
On Icy Trail  of the Lord of Immortality (with Amanath Yatra video)

Even as the country-wide protests against the revocation of the order of land allotment to Shri Amarnath Shrine Board are continuing, the religious and cultural importance of the ...

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