Entries by newagekashmir

The talented child of Kashmir- Neetu Jalali

“I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious”, said Albert Einstein when there was too much to praise him for.   “What is talent but a ray of passion driven dreams? A dream that buds, sprouts and flourish with progressive beliefs. A path that one chooses to lead. A life that one longs […]

Bhanu Pratap Singh: The man of honour of Jammu and Kashmir

With ongoing Asian Games in Jakarta Palembang, India has registered its victory by bringing home several Bronze, Silver and Gold medals. To keep a count on the medals won has become difficult with each passing day. The glory is widening its wings every day. The most recent victories came bearing gifts as Sania Nehwal, PV […]

From “Heaven On Earth” To “God’s Own Country”

With Eid ul-Adha being celebrated worldwide, let’s understand the real meaning of sacrifice. There are five pillars of Islam that are mandatory for Muslims: Salat (Prayer), Zakat (Charity), Shahada (Creed), Sawm (Fasting), and, only if the individual can afford it, Hajj (Pilgrimage). Islam strongly advocates charity especially during the month of Ramzan and Eid. The […]

The Significance of Mother-Tongue: Kashmir

We are all blessed to be living in the arms of our Kashmir, letting Koshur (Kashmiri Language) drench us with its ancient richness. Despite the fact that some children still learn and speak their mother tongue, as the generation is moving ahead and away from the language, Koshur has begun to blur its presence. Therefore, […]

Let’s Talk About the REAL Jammu and Kashmir

For a long time we have been asking people to focus on the positive aspects of Jammu and Kashmir. Spreading word one by one, slowly, to achieve an inner perspective of the valley rather than the outer. Hoping that one day we will renounce all negativity attached to our heavenly land. The land where people […]

Haji Public School – ‘Terras Irradient’

Let Them Illuminate the Earth. Breswana village, an average, remote, inaccessible village in the mountains of Doda in Jammu and Kashmir, was an area where the concept of education was almost unknown for over 30 years. Yes you might have come across the name of the village quite a number of times, why not? Breswana […]

Remembering the Great Kashmiri Professor Braj Bihari Kachru

When we talk about the youth of Kashmir, their achievements and fame; we can’t leave behind the source of inspirations that guides them. It is the mixture of tradition and individual talent that propagates ones insight. We are all aware of our heroes like Sonam Wangchuk (Engineer, Innovator etc.), Zinda Kaul (Poet, Writer and Teacher), Anupam Kher (Actor & Chairman […]

The Other Kashmir – Developments in Kashmir over the Years

We have been living with the typical image of the stunning beauty of Kashmir. There are a number of books written about the colors of the Kashmir valley depicting its beauty, its cultures and traditions. This Heaven on Earth is not just beautiful but also a source of pride for us Kashmiris. Let’s get over […]

ADEEBA TAK, the sunshine girl of Kashmir

‘Are Kashmiris Talented? How talented are Kashmiris? What’s your opinion about Kashmir?’ These are some of the questions that an average user on a popular website asks. Dear readers, there never was a doubt about the immense talent of the young people of Jammu and Kashmir. It is just that a front page image of […]