Omer Farooq

World Calligraphy Day: From Pindi to Kashmir, a story of seven calligraphers

World Calligraphy Day: From Pindi to Kashmir,  a story of seven calligraphers

Today on 12th of August, the World Calligraphy Day, Omer Farooq writes a special report on the online platform 'Takhliqee'. Launched in 2017, the group has so far taught different art courses mostly Kufic Calligraphy to 500+ Kashmiri students.

Srinagar, August 12: Seven calligraphers have joined to promote dying art of calligraphy online in the Indian subcontinent for which they are getting positive support from the people. Soudha Sultana, 24, a fine arts graduate from Rawalpindi Pakistan, teaches Kufic Calligraphy, fine arts, Islamic art courses and Mandala Art along with her six Kashmiri artists […]