THE DYNAMICS OF ISLAM IN THE KASHMIR VALLEY

THE DYNAMICS OF ISLAM IN THE KASHMIR VALLEY Military attributes in the sphere of operations emphasizes and especially pivots on the vital aspect of terrain and its corresponding intricacies. However,…

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STORY OF AMARNATH CAVE

STORY OF AMARNATH CAVE Amarnath cave is located in Jammu and Kashmir. The cave is situated at an altitude of 3,888 m and about 141 km from Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. The…

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RELIGION OF PEACE AND HUMANITY

Religion of Peace and Humanity Islam is one of the world’s greatest religions, which has brought dignity and meaning to millions of men and women. It has taught people of…

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SIKHISM

SIKHISM Sikhism is a monotheistic and panentheistic religion that originated in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent around the end of the 15th century CE. Sikhism is one of…

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BUDDHISM

BUDDHISM Buddhism was an important part of the classical Kashmiri culture, as is reflected in the Nilamata Purana and Kalhana’s Rajatarangini. Buddhism is generally believed to have become dominant in…

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KASHMIRI PANDITS

KASHMIRI PANDITS The Sanskrit word Pandita means a learned man. Kashmiri Pandits (also known as Kashmiri Brahmins) are a group of Kashmiri Hindus and a part of the larger Saraswat…

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SUNNI MUSLIMS

SUNNI MUSLIMS Sunni Islam is by far the largest branch of Islam, followed by 85–90% of the world’s Muslims. Its name comes from the word Sunnah, referring to the behaviour…

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SHIA MUSLIMS

SHIA MUSLIMS Shias of Kashmir have a unique history. There were two groups of Shias who migrated to Kashmir from present-day Iran and Iraq in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.…

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