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 ground by Pakistan trained and abetted Muslim fighters and they are pitted against a secular India. The stated goal of these military efforts is the establishment of Kashmir as a theocratic Islamic state, separate from secular India.
Author : Arun Koul More
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 most sacred of all the Hindu pilgrimages in the country is not lost on the devout and the millennia-old journey of faith to the holy cave of Amarnath is on.
Author : Gopinath Raina More
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% in 1947 to fewer than 5% in 1989 and to less than 1% today.
Author : Dr. Satish Ganjoo More
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, spontaneous and massive. Yet it began and died after ten days of bloody upheaval under rather strange circumstances. What prevented the latest insurgency from becoming a ?perfect storm?? The author conducts a post-mortem of the uprising.
Author : Vijay K. Sazawal More
Kashmir separatists and their jihadi cohorts across the cease fire line in Kashmir look at Mr. Zardari?s u-turn with deep-seated suspicion. The ISI geared up to intensify jihadi activities on the ground in Kashmir in order to send a signal not only to the Indians but also to Pakistan?s domestic political managers that Kashmir question is not a cup of tea of wayward politicians.
Author : K. N. Pandita More
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. They took him for dead and walked away.
Author : Dr. K L Chowdhury More
Needless to mention here that acts of terror are carried out by people who are indoctrinated to the extent of following a strategy of dying to kill. They are the ones who have become pawns in the hands of their masters who direct their paths, sitting in the comforts of far off places with all the facilities available to them.
Author : Dr S. K. Raina More
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 extempore outpourings of a highly awakened YOGINI and exhibit high quality poetry with a deep philosophical content. Here and there we find her personal spiritual experiences unfolded in a simple form besides terse principles of Yoga exemplified with easily graspable day to day activities.
Author : JAWAHAR LAL BHAT More
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 -Netra. Here Kaah Nethar means a Sacrament performed on the eleventh day of the birth of male or female child, in a family. It should be done on the eleventh day after birth, within the religious norms and tradition.
Author : Dr, Chaman Lal Raina More
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 at a higher risk for having diabetes if you are older than 45 years of age and should be tested annually.
Author : Dr. Anu Munshi-Khandhar, MD More
Darkness, now covers the lamp like a shroud. The smoke rises, like a silent memory of the dead past. The moths and flies fly away, with disgust.
Author : Nishkam Kumar Razdan More
Many books have been written on the exiled Pandit exodus, driven out by killing and burning their houses but this is the only book in which burning of their hearts has been depicted. The flames of his heart are rising from varied directions, and spread the effect in all directions.
Author : M.K.Raina Ratnakar More
Indian media is generally commended for upholding the freedom of speech, secular values & democracy. But it has failed to intervene & project the pathetic treatment meted out to the Kashmiri Hindus. Indian Media could actually take credit for having accorded political legitimacy to the perpetrators.
Author : Lalit Ambardar More
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 Pandits.
Author : Dr. B. K. Moza More
Zack started running and the Principal ran after him. Zack ran directly towards the string they had put across two pillars and made sure that he tripped it as he ran on. The Principal was right behind him and the movement of the string caused the color water filled balloons to fall on his head.
Author : Arman Koul More
Protesters resorted to heavy stone pelting on JK Police defying curfew restrictions un the 5th day of Jammu Bandh in Jammu on Monday.
Author : Editor More
Sunrise, Moodus has always been a location of choice for KOA Camps. This resort has everything for everybody and hence three cheers for Sunrise and Bob Johnson as well for being there for the KOA Community. There is also a poignant note on this because the future availability of this location for KOA camps is in doubt due to an expected change in ownership.
Author : Arun Koul More
The First ever Annual Camp of Kashmiri Pandits was held from July 4-6, 2008 at the Big Bear Lake, in San Bernardino Mountains in Southern California. Kashmiri Pandits from all over came together to celebrate the July fourth weekend and connect with their compatriots.
Author : Amrit Nehru More
Hundreds of marriages made in heaven have been facilitated by this free service. Find your matching bride or groom in the matrimonials section of www. Kashmirgroup.com.
Author : Editor More
Kashmiri Bhajan: Maij Sharikay Kar Daya (Live in Chakri style) by Rajinder Kachroo
Author : Rajinder Kachroo More
Lingashtakam consists of 8 stanzas and each stanza narrates about Lord Shiva's greatness.
Author : Deepak Ganju More
The sad part is, not just men but women themselves believe that this combination is rare. Read more
Every evening it was regular feature to join our father together to go bus station to receive new batch of our distressed, hapless relatives, poor souls Read more
This is called harisa, a saffron-flavoured dish. A gift from Iran to the people of Kashmir. Read more
The pigeons roaming in the homes of Kashmiri Pandits are a real testament to the government's failed policy, which abandoned the Hindus of Kashmir. Read more
Gandhi front-line reporter and Neha Ganju book released at Sabarmati Ashram Read more
The struggle for justice and rights by minority Kashmiri Pandit community has been an ongoing battle for a long time. Read more