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The Gool Massacre of Kashmiri Pandits

My Father Mr. Ashok Kumar Raina S/o Shivji Raina, native from Sopore(Baramulla Distt) was a great educationist, superb human being and a very loving father. As a person, he was very simple, down to earth, honest, tolerant, brave and very caring, He was M.Sc Physics (Electronics Hons.) from Agra Unversity. At a very young age […]

Ethnic cleansing of Kashmiri pandits(newspaper clippings)

(From the Twitter handle of Rahul Pandita and Dr.Rajesh Bhat)

Facts on Article 370 and accession of Kashmir

Article 370 / autonomy was not in exchange of Accession. In certain situations as a student of history, it is important to understand the sequence of events and decisions. If the sequence is lost, the essence of history is lost.Some people do it unknowingly others do it deliberately to further their agenda. The history of […]

PARMESHWARI AGITATION –1967

The HIGH & LOW OF KP AGITATION 1967 Parmeshwari Agitation of 1967 is 52 years old. During these 52 years much water has flown down the Jehlum, Changes in all spheres have taken place beyond imaginations. The men and women who took part or have an appreciable impression of the month long agitation and are […]

The legend of Kapeteswara

The valley of the Arpath or Harsapatha, which opens to the east of Anantnag, is also known as Kuthar. The name is in all probability connected with that of the ancient Tirtha of KAPATESVARA, situated on the Southern side of the valley close to the village of Kother. The name of the latter is undoubtedly […]

Lest we forget-the refugee camps

Some pictures that depict the life of a Kashmiri pandit in a refugee camp.

Small List of Kashmiri Pandits killed by Militants

This is the small list of kps murdered by muslim terrorists. Sr. Name of the Victim Date of Killing 1 PRABHAVATI 14.03.1989 2 DINA NATH RAINA 15.08.1989 3 TIKA LAL TIPLOO 14.09.1989 4 SMT. SHEELA TICKOO 01.11.1989 5 NEEL KANT GANJOO 01.11.1989 6 PREM NATH BHAT 27.12.1989 7 M.L.BHAN 15.01.1990 8 P.K.KOTRU 19.01.1990 9 SATISH […]

Scenes from the 3 Decades of Kashmiri Pandits

(3 Decades of Kps) Year1989-90 Dulari-The Seventy year old Matriarch , was standing in the middle of her Garden. Not a leaf of Grass was left in her frost-bitten-lawn. It was the peak of winter. She gave a cursory look around and strolled slowly , occasionally touching some of the dried up plants . She […]

Samavar-The Heritage Tea Brewer of Kashmir

Samavar – the monarch tea brewer is perhaps the most distinguishable traditional utensil of Kashmir and is deeply rooted in the socio-cultural ambience of the valley. Enjoying enormous popularity, it is indispensable and central to every day Kashmiri life with the tea prepared in it being an inseparable part of the warm-hearted Kashmiri hospitality. Its […]

Temple converted into Dustbin!

A Shiva temple converted into a Mass Dustbin at Sathu barbar Shah, Srinagar, Kashmir. Isn’t it Genocide of Religion and identity of Kashmiri Hindus!