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Download PDF by Freny Manecksha: Behold, I Shine: Narratives of Kashmir's Women and Children

By Freny Manecksha

Set within the once-fabled land of Kashmir, Behold, I Shine strikes past male voices and focuses, in its place, on what the fight ability for the Valley’s ladies and children—those whose husbands stay untraceable; whose moms are half-widows; those that have faced the wrath of ‘Ikhwanis’, or the scrutiny of guys in uniform, and what it capacity to face as much as it all.

This publication additionally brings to concentration the resilience of the Valley’s ladies and children—of activists like Parveena Ahangar and Anjum Zamrud Habib, who, after debilitating losses, commence human rights firms; of normal homemakers like Munawara who've taken at the judiciary; and of a tender new release of thinkers like Uzma Falak and Essar Batool who foreground the interplay of gender, politics and faith, and won’t permit Kashmir forget.

Stitching jointly their narratives, Behold, I Shine not just memorializes women’s voices—thus some distance forgotten, unwritten, suppressed or sidelined—but additionally celebrates the powerful spirit of the Valley.

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