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Raising Pro-Modi Slogans, Kashmiri Pandits Prevent Farooq Abdullah From Visiting Srinagar Temple

Srinagar: A group of Kashmiri Pandits in Srinagar heckled National Conference president Farooq Abdullah on Thursday and prevented him from entering a temple in the city which the former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir was trying to visit. Abdullah, who reportedly wanted to pay obeisance at the Jyestha Devi temple in the capital had […]

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Mirwaiz holds talks with Pandits on return

‘Kashmiri Muslims want them back’ Srinagar: Hurriyat chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Tuesday held a dialogue with a group of visiting Pandits and discussed the process to start their return and reassimilation in the Valley. “I assured the visiting Pandits that all Kashmiri Muslims want them to come back and live together as before. Kashmir […]

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Hundreds gather in Kashmir for annual Kheer Bhawani mela

Srinagar: Hundreds of Kashmiri Pandit devotees prayed at the famous Ragnya Devi temple here in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Monday as the Kheer Bhawani mela was celebrated amid chants of religious hymns and ringing of temple bells. Nestled in the shade of mammoth Chinar trees in Tulmulla village, the temple witnessed a massive gathering of devotees, most of them Kashmiri Pandits, […]