Fida Hassnain

Sufi Mystic and Research Scholar

Practices of the Sufis

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Life Time Achievement Award 2009

Fida HassnainProfessor Fida Hassnain has beenĀ  conferred with a Life Time Achievement award by the Jammu and Kashmir Government for recognizing his outstanding work as a Historian and in Alternative medicine. The award was presented by the Governor of Jammu and Kashmir in a function organized by the General Administrative Department at Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Center (SKICC) on May 14, 2011.

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Foot of the mountain

Significantly improved version of “Foot of the mountain”

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The Rozabal Shrine of Srinagar

Dr. Hassnain being inerviewed by Yashendra

Dr. Hassnain being inerviewed by Yashendra

New documentary produced by the Government of India’s Films Division – written and directed by Yashendra

Prof. Dr. Fida Hassnain and Yashendra

Prof. Dr. Fida Hassnain and Yashendra

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PANDIT MOHAN LAL AGHA HASAN JAN KASHMIRI

(1812-1877)
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It was in 1845, when Queen Victoria invited Agha Hassan Jan Kashmiri alias Mirza Quli Kashmiri to a royal ball in London that he declared that his birth name is Pandit Mohan Lal Kashmiri. This declaration makes this Kashmiri, a fascinating personality. In the words of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, this Kashmiri icon was a politician and a scholar with something of the poet and artist in him. Researches conducted into the life and works of Pandit Mohan Lal Kashmiri connect him to the Zutshi Pandits of Kashmir.

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