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Photo of the Day: Anchored in Kashmir

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A red boat, also called a "shikara" is anchored in calm waters at Dal Lake, Kashmir on November 1, 2013. (BOMBMAN/ Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Walking the Paddy Fields in Kashmir

A Kashmiri farmer walks in a paddy field on the outskirts of Srinagar on May 29, 2013. (Tauseef Mustafa/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Kashmiri farmer walks in a paddy field on the outskirts of Srinagar on May 29, 2013. (Tauseef Mustafa/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: A Fisherman on Dal Lake in Kashmir

A Kashmiri fisherman paddles his boat during sunset on Dal Lake in Srinagar, India on May 29, 2013. (Tauseef Mustafa/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Kashmiri fisherman paddles his boat during sunset on Dal Lake in Srinagar on May 29, 2013. (Tauseef Mustafa/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: Gardening in Kashmir, India

A woman tends to her land in Kashmir, India on October 5, 2012. (patrikmloeff/Flickr)
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A woman tends to her land in Kashmir, India on October 5, 2012. (patrikmloeff/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Waning Beauty of Dal Lake in Kashmir

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A woman rows her shikara through the heavily polluted waters of Dal Lake in Srinagar, Kashmir on May 20, 2012. (Jarjan/Flickr)

Kashmir: A Case for Self-Determination

L to R: Arundhati Roy, Pankaj Mishra, Mohamad Junaid and Philip Oldenburg in New York City on November 11, 2011.
Policy

Over the years, Asia Society has had a proud tradition of being an open forum for ideas on important and sometimes controversial issues — such as the one that has vexed South Asia for more than 60 years.

Mishra: Kashmir "Doomed to a Very Long Silence"

An Indian paramilitary trooper stands guard in front of a wall bearing the grafitti 'Gaza Strip' during an undeclared curfew in Srinagar on May 21, 2011. Authorities in restive Indian Kashmir placed separatist leaders under house arrest to thwart a rally marking the anniversaries of the killing of two of the independence movement's key figures. (Rouf Bhat/AFP/Getty Images)
Policy

Authors Arundhati Roy and Pankaj Mishra appeared at Asia Society in New York to discuss their new book Kashmir: The Case for Freedom. Roy stated: "The word has gotten out … many more Indians are now aware and uncomfortable about participating in this occupation." But has the word truly "gotten out"? And do all sides view this as an "occupation"?

Photo of the Day: Celebrating Eid in Nepal

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A Nepalese Muslim performs Eid al-Adha morning prayers at the Kashmiri Mosque in Kathmandu on November 7, 2011. (Prakash Mathema/AFP/Getty Images)

Mohsin Din on Kids, Kashmir and 'Controlled Chaos'

Mohsin Din at the Asia Society New York on Oct. 17, 2011. (Noah McLaurine)
Arts

Teaching ten-year-olds in Kashmir film, photography and music via a series of workshops called the "Lollipops Crown Project" is an initiative led by American-Kashmiri artist and Fulbright scholar Mohsin Din to empower disadvantaged youth in the Muslim world through the arts.

Photo of the Day: Kashmiri Fisherman Braces for Cold

Lifestyle

Thousands of homeless people are seeking refuge from the cold wave that has killed 160 people in India.