Deconstructing grand myth of Kashmiriyat – Countercurrents
No book of history or literature of any credence on Kashmir has anywhere used the term “Kashmiriyat” in its references to socio-cultural values of its inhabitants: Kashmiris. I. However, the term “did not emerge ex-nihilo from the soil of Kashmir. II. It has a clear background more political than pretended or projected socio-religious that gave birth to it. In a desperate[Read More...]