Browsing: Faith

Detailed narratives about the diversity of religions and practices. This section has exhaustive reportage on the evolution and history of faiths and their interaction with the politics and the governance of the place.

Faith
Not In Good Faith

The ground zero debates dominating the spaces of faith and belief indicate divisions and sub-divisions of a society that was…

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Untouchability Reforms in J&K

A BJP lawmaker funding upper caste crematoriums and more recently the Jammu University faculty getting invitations with their category mentioned…

Faith
Shared Motherhood

When a couple that had stayed put at the peak of migration of Kashmiri Pandits, died between a year, the…

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Sanctum Security

Part of the faith heritage, shrines help decipher Kashmir’s historic and socio-economic narrative. In twenty-first century, a shrine is lost…

Faith
Arzan Kakh

Pandits left and kept their keys with Muslims. Pandits who stayed back died and were cremated by Muslims. This all…

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Surviving A Genocide

The perilous journey of Rohingya Muslims from hostile Burma to Kashmir is literally drenched in blood. Two Kashmiri journalists offer…

Faith
Buta Malik Lives!

After a formal Board took over the management of the yearly Amarnath yatra, stakeholding of Purohits, Mahant’s and the Maliks’…

Faith
The Conversation

When Amarnath pilgrims from different cultures, economic backgrounds and languages ride a horse in Chandanwari or hire a Palki to…

Faith
A for Amarnath

In a situation dominated by a historic dip in tourist footfalls in Kashmir and Gau Rakhshaks managing mixed population areas…

Faith
A beautiful Edifice

The famous Imam Bargah of Budgam is blend of traditional Iranian and modern architecture. Aabid Hussain reports how the space…

Faith
A Mosque for all

Before a small misunderstanding over praying space between two communities could have escalated into a major crisis, someone came with…

Faith
Ramzan Times

Behind the visible economic slowdown, many things happen during the yearly month of fasting. Saima Bhat offers an idea about…

Faith
Cow Concerns

After police was forced to act against right wing cow vigilantes, a situation was created in Muslim majority Reasi’s main…

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Faithfully Disowned

As the ruling bipolar grouping gets into second year of its version 2.0, tensions are increasing within the small Muslim…

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