ART SPACE

 Basharat Bashir

The Disasters of War

The Disasters of War

Francisco de Goya In November 1807, French troops invaded Spain and installed a new ruler. For the next six years, Spanish rebels fought the occupation; their resistance was the first ever to be termed “guerilla warfare.” It’s believed that in the early hours of May 3, 1808, French soldiers carried out orders to round up […]

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Featured Artist

Featured Artist

 Dina Nath Walli Born in 1908 Dina Nath Wali also known as Almast Kashmiri was a renowned water color artist and poet from Kashmir. He played a great role in bringing up Modern Art movement in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Works of Dina Nath Wali are known for visual depiction of  everyday scenes […]

 Basharat Bashir

Featured Artist

Featured Artist

Vincent Van Gogh “It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done” Vincent Willem Van Gogh who highly influenced 20th century art throughout his life remained poor and unknown. A post impressionist […]

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Art Space

Art Space

Sadequain Calligrapher, Painter, Mural Artist Syed Sadequain Ahmed Naqvi, Tamgha-e-Imtiaz, Pride of Performance, Sitara-e-Imtiaz, also referred to as Sadequain Naqqash, was a world-renowned Pakistani artist, best known for his skills as a calligrapher and a painter. He is considered as one of the finest painters and calligraphers that Pakistan has ever produced. Sadequain was responsible for the renaissance of Islamic calligraphy in […]

 Basharat Bashir

FEATURED ARTIST

FEATURED ARTIST

Ghulam Rasool Santosh  Poet Painter Ghulam Rasool Santosh was a prominent Artist from Kashmir. Born in 1929 G R Santosh is known for his profound work on Kashmir Shavism. G R Santosh was from a Kashmiri Muslim family of modest means from Chinkral Mohalla Habbakadal neighborhood of old Srinagar. He had to give up his schooling after matriculation because of […]

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Art Space

Artist in the making… Mohammad Iqbal Hailing from Chanapora, Tangmarg, a village in North Kashmirs district Baramulla, Iqbal is a 6th class student of Government Middle school Chanapora. Like most of the schools of our State this school is yet another sad story of sorts and complements the overall inadequate and an all-exclusive  educational curriculum […]

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FEATURED ARTIST- Waseem Mushtaq

FEATURED ARTIST- Waseem Mushtaq

Born in 1973 in Kupwara, Waseem Mushtaq is a well recognized artist of Kashmir. Founder of ‘Kashmir Contemporary Art’ an NGO to practice and promote Art in Kashmir which was active from 1995 to 1999. Waseem Mushtaq recalls the scenario of Art in Kashmir at the time he enrolled himself in the Institute of Music […]

 Syed Tajamul Imran.

Unabated Bloodshed consuming Kashmiri Youth

Unabated Bloodshed consuming Kashmiri Youth

The youth is rightly termed as the season of hope. But in Kashmir this very season of hope is facing many perils- The biggest among them being the unabated bloodshed and rising trend of Kashmir youth opting for armed rebellion again India. Even some highly qualified youth have very recently chosen to walk this path. […]

 Abrar Reyaz

IMPORTANCE OF HUMAN DIGNITY

IMPORTANCE OF HUMAN DIGNITY

  Every human being has a right to live with dignity, respect and honor. Dignity can’t be earned and neither can be taken away. Every other good thing in life depends upon safeguarding of our fundamental dignity. Universal Declaration on Human Rights puts it as: recognition of inherent dignity of all the members of human […]

 Dr. Arif Maghribi Khan

PSYCHOLOGY  OF  EMPATHY  IN PATIENTS GETTING  DIALYSIS AND CANCER TREATMENT

PSYCHOLOGY  OF  EMPATHY  IN PATIENTS GETTING  DIALYSIS AND CANCER TREATMENT

Due to easy accessibility of diagnostic tools or lack of seriousness shown by patients, more and more people are being diagnosed with Cancer or Chronic kidney diseases; besides, the role of food adulteration in Kashmir is yet to be confirmed as the cause of cancer. Our neighboring state Punjab has the highest rate of cancer in […]