ART SPACE

 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 […]

 Basharat Bashir

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 […]

 Basharat Bashir

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 […]

 KI News

AN OVERVIEW OF GLAUCOMA

AN OVERVIEW OF GLAUCOMA

By: Dr Rayees Ahmad The glaucoma is the second most common cause of blindness and first most common cause of irreversible blindness.The glaucoma is group of disorders characterized by progressive optic neuropathy having multiple risk factors ,the most important being the raised intraocular pressure. Fortunately the most important risk factor, raised intraocular pressure is currently […]

 KI News

Encourage Moral Education

Encourage Moral Education

The need to change is felt by all, but the will to change, doesn’t find any takers.

By: Syed Maajid Rashid Andrabi EduCare  Education by far, has been the only tool in the hands of mankind, which has the power to influence the human nature. Be it towards the glory or obscurity, it depends on an individual as to how he may be willing to put it, in use. Nations which excel […]

 Bashir Manzar

Me and Vinod Khanna

Me and Vinod Khanna

A tribute to a veteran actor

We were three friends – Khursheed, Shabir and me. Young, carefree, full of energy and ideas (the ideas not necessarily very creative or productive). All the time roaming in the lanes and by-lanes of Batamaloo. This Srinagar outskirt area was our den. I was Amar (friends thought I was look alike of Vinod Khanna), Khursheed […]

 Ajoy Bhan

Hum Aaff Ke Hain Kaun?

Hum Aaff Ke Hain Kaun?

(Or the masla of the return of the  Hangul colla-batte-rators.)

Now that Burhan Wani has officially declared that he and his hemorrhaging bunch of long beards and short pants will attack any colony that the Government builds, to bring the Hanguls back to Kashmir, I must make my own declaration of war, my Ailan-e-jung! I will fight his gleaming black automatic assault-gun with the burnished […]