Students and teachers light candles to pay tribute to sitar player Ravi Shankar at the Bengali Tola Inter College in Varanasi-AP

Students and teachers light candles to pay tribute to sitar player Ravi Shankar at the Bengali Tola Inter College in Varanasi-AP

Students and teachers light candles to pay tribute to sitar player Ravi Shankar at the Bengali Tola Inter College in Varanasi-AP


Kashmir’s history is dotted with natural calamities and man-made disasters. And over the centuries the people of Jammu and Kashmir have perfected the art of rising from the ashes. They have seen famines and epidemics, floods and earthquakes, blazes and mayhem, organised violence and massacres, forced and voluntary migrations, incarcerations and worse.