Arshid Aziz

Rise up again

Rise up again

O Commander! rise up again; In this abysmal darkness, light up again. Every flower scented with thy dew Let the lovers meet, don’t make them wait Now, the blossoms will bloom on other gate. Every petal of tulip weeps on grave Thy foes admit, commander was brave! Oh! The pen bled, the words got sink […]

 Arshid Aziz

Mohamad Ishaq Parray: a household name in South Kashmir

Mohamad Ishaq Parray: a household name in South Kashmir

“History of the world is the biography of the great man… The great man always acts like a thunder. He storms the skies, while others are waiting to be stormed”. Thomas Carlyle. In a conflict-ridden Kashmir, many stories are unheard and many persons are unknown who have given a lot of sacrifices to the movement […]

 Arshid Aziz

Naseem Bagh

Naseem Bagh

One breeze of thine infatuates the soul Her every fallen crimson leaf makes a lol If thy spring supplies life to jollity Her autumn cherishes something in equality Alas! Unruly sun burnt her black hair Every bough humbles, murmurs head bare But every dead leaf resurrects with a rusty stain A revitalising lesson teaches to […]

 Arshid Aziz

Beyond the celebration: Story of Teachers’ plight and a black day

Beyond the celebration: Story of Teachers’ plight and a black day

“The one who learns and teaches will be called the great one in the kingdom of heaven” Al-Ghazali. Every year September 5 is celebrated as Teachers Day in honor of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishan for his contribution to the Indian education system. On this day we recall our teachers who have educated, enlightened and chivvied us […]

 Arshid Aziz

From bowl to poll

From bowl to poll

25th July, 2018 was the most important day in the history of Pakistan. The people of Pakistan for the first time rejected the dynastic politics of Sharif’s and Zardari’s/Bhutto’s. Especially, for the cricketer turned politican, Imran khan it was the field day and a day to kick off a new career (PM of Pakistan). It […]