Monday, November 19, 2018

Art & Culture

Centuries old art of Kashmir

Without music, life would be an error- Fredrich Nietzsche History is witness to the powerful influences exerted by music on human civilizations. Music, in fact,...

Colours, Lines And Shapes

A collection of canvas paintings by an artist, Sameer Ashraf, from Kashmir. He lives in New Delhi.  "Art arises when the secret vision of...

Dastaan – story of India’s partition

Horse-drawn baggis on dirt parts, with mustard fields stretching on both sides; villagers discussing weather, the year’s crop, and marriages in town in crisp...

Documentary | Down The Lane

This documentary is about the importance of downtown Srinagar, the area which is called as Shahr-e-Khas. It shows the sufi shrines and the devotees...

‘Let me tell you about winds’

Palimpsestic Landscapes in Agha Shahid Ali’s 'A Nostalgist’s Map of America' and Michael Ondaatje’s 'The English Patient'

Play: Letters from ’91

As the spring of 1991 sets in, the Himalayan snow begins to melt and the waters of river Jhelum gain momentum. But soon the...