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Kashmir, The Fallen Apart

Kashmir, The Fallen Apart

Kashmir I behold thee fallen apart, Doused in an ocean of dark red tears, Cosmic reflector casts thine woebegone estate. The blood that spills seizes the aroma of moon. The night wind woes, in unison I hear the heart-rending cries, of A childless father mother, Of a brotherless sister, Of a sisterless and They all […]

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Police, Protest and Iftaar

Police, Protest and Iftaar

This is Ramazan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. The Muslims across the world keep fast in this holy month. Today when I broke my fast with my colleagues and friends on the campus at Jamia Millia Islamia University, things looked quite normal. The frozen silence and an empty campus reminded me of the […]

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Kashmir must Shun Double-Standards

Kashmir must Shun Double-Standards

We are humans; we abhor violence. That’s in our nature and that’s how we have been programmed. Some unlucky people like us-Kashmiris, face so much violence all our lives that we get desensitized to it. It’s true that some odd 130 men amongst us have taken violent recourse by choosing to be armed rebels. However, […]

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کشمیری طلباء و طالبات کے نام (Kashmiri Talba-o-Talibat Kay Naam)

کشمیری طلباء و طالبات کے نام (Kashmiri Talba-o-Talibat Kay Naam)

تمہارےجذبوں سے جام بھرلوں۔ ےپیارے طلبہ یہ کام کرلوں۔ تمہاری ہمت کو، حوصلوں کو۔ میں جان و دل سے سلام کرلوں۔ (Tumhare jazboun se jhaam bhar loun Aay pyare talba yeh kaam kar loun Tumhari hummat ko, hosloun ko Main jaan-o-dil se salam kar loun) نثار کردوں یہ جان تم پر۔ فدامیں کردوں جہان تم […]