Browsing: Kashmir handicrafts

Conflict The city centre in the afternoon. KL Image by Bilal Bahadur

Bleeding Business

More than 115 days after Jammu and Kashmir was stripped of its distinction and statehood,…

Handicrafts Mohd Subhan Kumhar (KL Image By Bilal Bahadur)

Pottery Is Alive

Contrary to public belief and researcher’s verdicts, the pottery in Kashmir is not dead, reports Bilal…

Handicrafts Manzoor Ahmad Malik shawl-weaver Manzoor Ahmad Malik (KL Image: Samreena Nazir)

Weaver Dreams

Down south, a village has not abandoned handlooms because the power-looms work fast and better,…

Governance

Ladakh in J&K

More than 178 years of losing its sovereignty in a ruthless invasion, many years before…

Handicrafts

Shawl Sheen Lost?

After the insiders at the state-run Handloom Development Corporation allegedly stole half a dozen prized…

Business

Bad Business

Since the inflated Jhelum devastated Kashmir in 2014, the business is yet to show a…

Business

Knitting Dreams

A young hospital management professional has converted her passion for crocheting into her profession and…

Cover Story

Design Diva

In the nineteenth century, the hungry exploited and perpetually persecuted Kashmir artisans would remotely control…

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