Wednesday, January 23, 2019
agha shahid ali

Agha Shahid Ali: A portrait of longingness

Agha Shahid Ali. Photograph credit: Copyright © 1990 by Stacey Chase. “Let me cry out in that void,...
agha shahid ali

Seven quotes by Agha Shahid Ali, 1949-2001

Seventeen years ago, today on 8 December, Kashmir's poet Agha Shahid Ali passed away, leaving behind volumes of his work. A...
diwali in kashmir - Hanuman temple

Celebrating Diwali in Kashmir

Mushtaq Ahmad Kumar, 40, selling Diyas outside a temple in Srinagar city on the day of Diwali. Photograph by Bhat Burhan for The Kashmir...
What was Manan Wani reading?

What was Manan Wani reading?

Scholar turned militant in Kashmir, Manan Wani, 26, in one of his letters had written that he was reading "politics, learning sciences and deliberating...