Jawad Ahmed Paras

He is a poet, researcher, short story teller and activist. Jawad did his masters in Mass Communication and Economics from the University of Karachi, he has been writing for different Newspapers and online Journal for many years. Jawad is CEO and Editor of Kashmirat.com and passionate about together everything about the state of Jammu Kashmir on one Page. You can get in touch with him at jahmed@kashmiriat.com.
The Spirit of Kashmiri Food

The Spirit of Kashmiri Food

Now strife-ridden, Kashmir was once a beautiful haven where Muslims and Kashmiri Pandits peacefully co-existed. As a result two outstanding types of cuisines which were so similar yet so different from each other emerged from this region.

What is Kashmiriat or Kashmiriyat?

What is Kashmiriat or Kashmiriyat?

The term Kashmiriat or Kashmiriyat has come to signify centuries-old indigenous secularism of Kashmir which has been expended and crumple many times in History. According to some sources of history, Kashmir was a great state in the past, and it has been extended to Ghazni and Gujrat.

Neelum Valley: A glance of heaven

Neelum Valley: A glance of heaven

The geographical features enhance the natural beauty of the Valley. Its elevation, a mere 2,000 feet at the start, gradually rises till it attains a respectable height of 8,000 feet. On both sides there are high mountains and peaks. Nearly all the forest wealth of Azad Kashmir is to be found in this part of the State.

The father of Trees

The father of Trees

Ahhh! Outside was cold as I closed the door of the car and came out, cold wind kissed on my cheeks; a cooled ray passes by my nerves and through the backbone. Around us, there were woods, small, young and old trees. There the resort is surrounded by the trees of Himalayan poplar, walnut, Deodar, Pine, fir and other trees of fruit.