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Surviving through Kashmir Floods

4.6 / 5 ( 68 votes ) This is my story 6th September was my cousins mehendi _ day before the wedding day. We  didnt go the whole day as it was cold and rainy and it would be difficult … Continue reading

26. September 2014 by gw2021
Categories: Featured, Kashmir, Kashmiri life | Tags: , | 36 comments

Khandar – The Kashmiri Wedding – Kupwara

A few years back I had the honour of being invited to a wedding feast in Kupwara. To me a chance to visit the countryside in Kashmir is always something I look forward to – not only does it pristine unmatched beauty thrill me, the simplicity of its people, the sweet smile of the kids who grow up away from the ‘city-life’ makes me feel like this is the real Kashmir. Kashmir away from the ugly influences that makes us act like someone else. Continue reading

31. March 2012 by gw2021
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Romance in Islam

3.5 / 5 ( 4 votes ) How often do you hear people talk about Romance with an Islamic context? Talking of romance, of love generally speaking – in front of many Muslims would raise eyebrows as the image of … Continue reading

07. May 2008 by gw2021
Categories: Featured, Kashmiri life, Muslim issues, Random Thoughts | Tags: , , , | 15 comments

How to poison your mother in law

Got this in another email! And yes, it is very very interesting. 😛 Poison Your Mother-in-Law … A long time ago in China, a girl named Li-Li got married and went to live with her husband and mother-in-law. In a … Continue reading

13. March 2008 by gw2021
Categories: Featured, Life, Muslim issues, Other Authors, Random Thoughts | Tags: , | 8 comments

Khandar – The Kashmiri Wedding – part 2

One of the readers pointed out that the Kashmiri wedding is a lot more than just food, and I certainly agree. Actually the food is just a part of it – an interesting set of courses that interest the five … Continue reading

13. June 2007 by gw2021
Categories: Featured, Kashmir, Kashmiri life, Muslim issues, Random Thoughts | Tags: | 16 comments

Men’s rights in Islam.

2 / 5 ( 31 votes ) Oh yes you read it right. I didn’t forget any woe-some ‘wo’ anywhere. I am here doing a little research on men’s rights in Islam. Its been a very suffocating and frustrating experience … Continue reading

28. March 2007 by gw2021
Categories: Featured, Muslim issues, Random Thoughts | 18 comments