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Nilamat Purana

Author: Nila Muni Date: 6 to 8 century A.D. Nilamat Purana is mentioned by Kalhana as one of the sources of the ancient history of Kashmir. In Buhler’s words it is a real mine of information regarding the sacred places of Kashmir and…

Khander Mubarak | Rubina Sushil

An insight into the Kashmiri Muslim wedding ceremony Weddings in Kashmir have always been elaborate affairs. They are occasions to get together, celebrate and rejoice for the community that thrives on social interactions. The Muslim and…

Sharada Peeth: A Seat of Learning

Part 1 Sharada Peeth, the seat of learning, in undivided Kashmir has sharply come under focus for the past few years. Nostalgic about their cultural links and glorious traditions, Kashmiri Pandits have of late shown discernible yearning…