Shikara- The Untold Story of Kashmiri Pandits.
Hindus respect their Pandits, but have never let them run their lives.
Kashmiri Pandits should visit Kashmir,
their younger generations should see where their roots really lie.
Our Pandits are highly proficient in their field and will guide you in every step.
The priests and Pandits have put the‘linga' in a metal bowl which covers it externally.
No power can now stop Kashmiri Pandits from going back to Kashmir: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
Residents, shopkeepers and local industry associations, however, reassure that the Pandits who stayed back in Baramulla are safe.
They knew that this film was about the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits, and still they worked with us in Kashmir.
The land is still as beautiful as it was,
but demographically it has changed, because a lot of Pandits have left.
He respected the learning of these Pandits, to whom he gave land as well as encouraging
those who had left to return.
He respected the learning of the Pandits, to whom he gave land as well as encouraging
those who had left to return.
If we are saying 50% will be Kashmiri Pandits and the rest others, you are saying it is an Israel-like situation,
I had spoken about big expectations of people,
return of Kashmiri Pandits to valley, Ram temple in Ayodhya and removal of Article 370.
To maintain authenticity of the events, actual
footage from 30 years ago was used in the movie along with 4000 real Kashmiri Pandits.
Using structural Magnetic Resonance Imaging(MRI) at India's National Brain Research Centre,
they scanned the brains of 21 Sanskrit Pandits and 21 control subjects.
As against this, the Jammu and
Kashmir government officially maintain that 219 Kashmiri Pandits were killed and 24,202 families migrated out of the valley.
On the question of the Pandits, Mr. Manzar wholeheartedly agreed that they had been wronged
and that he felt the pain of the Pandits.
Reports by the Indian government state 219 Kashmiri Pandits were killed and
around 140,000 migrated due to millitancy while over 3000 remained in the valley.
During the eruption of militancy in
Kashmir valley, terrorism by majority sect has specifically targeted the Hindu Kashmiri Pandits minority and violated their human rights.
The migrants included some Pandits, although it is possible that some of this community relocated for economic
reasons as much as to escape the new rulers.
Bringing back the untold story of Kashmiri Pandits from the pages of history,
Vidhu Vinod Chopra films have released the trailer of the much-awaited film, Shikara.
The viceroy ordered that Hindu Pandits and physicians be disallowed from entering the capital
city on horseback or palanquins, the violation of which entailed a fine.
Speaking at a function organised by a group of Kashmiri Pandits owing allegiance to the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP),
Mufti said that war was never an option.
The migrant group said that 19 January is marked as'migration day' by Kashmiri Pandits worldwide, when the entire population of the community
was forced to migrate overnight.
It also stated Kashmiri Pandits who migrated from the Valley in the 1990s could return,
but the group was opposed to the establishment of separate colonies for them.
I make a film in the memory of my mother for 30 lakh collection on first day and
some people say I commercialised the pain of Kashmiri Pandits.
Abdullah said that several Pandits who had made their homes in Delhi had come to see him when
the J-K government asked them to return to the Valley.
At the special 30-minute screening of the movie on Wednesday,
the filmmaker said the film showcases how Kashmiri Pandits rebuild their lives in the aftermath of the tragic event.
The organization has alleged that 215 FIRs had been
lodged relating to the murder of over 700 Kashmiri Pandits and none of the cases have reached a logical conclusion.
Do you think that the government will now be able to
focus more on issues such as resettlement of Kashmiri Pandits in the Valley and abrogation of Article 370?