Wednesday, March 20, 2019

“Art is not something that is commercial”

By Owais Gurkoo | Srinagar, Kashmir “Art is not something that is commercial. It is in the heart, and you have to hold it close....

Shahmali Begum: Mother of Maqbool Bhat

Using portrait as a medium I am trying to re-discover mothers who gave birth to revolutionaries. Women - less celebrated, less remembered - who...
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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...

In the streets of Kashmir

The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar, early this year had got its first art gallery. Worthy of its name, Gallerie One, unlatched...
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Saleem Qasba walks back Kashmir to save inherited art

Saleem Qasba, 38, walks back to his hometown to save inherited Kashmir art, but he continues to face taxation and hardships. Photograph by Asif...
Kashmiri, golden temple, kahsmir student, Khalsa aid

Expressing gratitude, Kashmiri papier-mâché artists offer to adorn Golden Temple for free

After the Sikh community sheltered many violence-affected Kashmiris, in the fallout of the Pulwama attack, under the safe-shadows of Gurudwaras, the Kashmiris residing in...
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Kashmiri poet Mehjoor’s “Ha Gulo Tohi Ma Sa” in Coke Studio

After a wait of over two weeks by Kashmiris, Pakistan's famous music production, Coke Studio, has released the Kashmiri song, “Ha Gulo Tohi Ma...
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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...