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Shehjar came into being with its inaugural issue of August, 2007. Our ongoing, meaningful journey together has been possible only with your support and we wish to thank you for making Shehjar a sweeping success with your overwhelming response in the form of contributions, interest, appreciation and involvement. You have helped us to release a new issue every month on time and to average more than 300,000 hits per month. Your actions have given immense encouragement to the editorial team, who plan Shehjar as a monthly about Kashmir and Kashmiris, to also include activities of the Kashmiri Community Diaspora.

We hereby invite you to join Team Shehjar as a feature editor, regional correspondent or voluntary web professional .We also invite you to write for our audience as a contributing author. To contact us, please email us at

On behalf of Bhumika Raina, the Editor of the “Spirit ofYouth” section, we wish to remind you that the section focuses on showcasing the latent talent and indigenous lifestyles of Youth in the 0-30 age group. It provides Youth an opportunity to inspire and encourage others by narrating their stories, voicing their opinions and sharing their accomplishments. It functions with the honest motif of bringing the youth under a common umbrella, working together to rekindle belongingness to the Kashmiri community and uncovering hidden talents within the Community. She requests your contributions and these works to the "Spirit of Youth" section will be captured in the following age groups:

  • The Braves Arise (Bud-Life) sub-section will feature activities of children in the range of newborn till 12 years.
  • The Captains of Change (Gaia Star) sub-section will feature activities of teenagers in the range of 13 years till 19 years.
  • The Dynamos of progress (Eternal Life) sub-section will feature activities of adults in the range of 20 till 30 years.

On behalf of Dr. AnuMunshi Khandar, the Contributing Editor of Shehjar who has taken the responsibility to initiate and run the new Shehjar - Health Watch Section, we request you to send any health-related questions to the emailaddress

Finally, we request all of you to send your contributions to for the regular features of Shehjar (like events, news, announcements,achievers, …. among others) as well as new materials including articles, poems that you want us to publish in other categories. To feature in the coming, End of the Month Issue, we request all of your articles by the 20th of the month.

Along with the content, please also send us the following via email to
Name, Profile and Photograph of the Content Creator to feature on the Web-Site.
Any images, links, videos, audios that the content creator/ author would like for us to associate with the content provided. Again, we appreciate your support and encouragement towards us in serving the Kashmiri community worldwide.

Warm Regards,
Arun Koul
on Behalf of the Shehjar Editorial Board

If you acknowledge the innate capability,contemporary flair, artistic ability and youthful sense of style in you then give yourself a voice by making a contribution in the following areas or others that our community members might be interested in.

· Creative Writing

· Spotlight Section / Role Models

· Inspiration Stories

· Politics / News/ Events

· Informational Articles

· Career

· Poetry /Poems

· Crafts, Recipes

· Artwork/Rough Sketches/Paintings

· Sports

· Homework

· Health Articles

· Inspirational Moments

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· Thought for the day / Words of wisdom

· Science Experiments

· Games, puzzles and Jokes

· Announcements and Achievements

· Advice Forum

· Book Previews and Reviews

· Audio-video content

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· Photo gallery

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Life Beyond the Black Night

A small effort to clear the ground which seems to be encumbered with ignorance. more

They Tell Me

But the truth is, I got no time to be grateful for more

Kashmiri Hindu refugee Jail

Artwork that Speaks a lot about the Kashmiri Hindu refugee camp more

Vaakhs of Lalleshwari

Tribute to the Vaakhs of Lalleshwari more

Tschur Tschut

Tschur Tschut - Rice Flour Crepe*Recipe more

koshur RAAG

koshurRAAG is a Sangam where Music & Melody meets Culture and Language. more

India after 47

Kashmiri Pandit Exodus more

Vaakhs of Lalleshwari

Tribute to the Vaakhs of Lalleshwari more

Dhiraj Bakaya speaking at book launch

Dhiraj Bakaya speaking at book launch 'Body Betrayed Beauty' more

Kashmiri Hindu refugee Jail

Artwork that Speaks a lot about the Kashmiri Hindu refugee camp more


As a teenager she was sent to Madresa an Islamic School. At the school she refused to be taught the radicical teachings and for voicing her independent views more

Dhananjay Kaul

Singer, Musician, Personality, Ambassador, Mentor more

The Harmonius Journey of a Musical Family

Knowing Anurag and his commitment to musical innovation and towards creating more performers and followers for Hindustani classical music more

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Koshur Saal

News & Events


You give an inch and they will be on your throat. They are vicious and heartless more

Sports carnival at Jagti Migrant ownship

Lauding the effort of organizers, Prof Aima said that such an event will give hope to children and channelize their energies into constructive way. more

koshur RAAG

koshurRAAG is a Sangam where Music & Melody meets Culture and Language. more

Global Kashmiri Business Foundation

The vision of our foundation is to create a sustainable ecosystem for incubating start-ups, scaling up existing enterprises, restructuring stressed businesses more