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Kashmiris turn to art to challenge Indian rule

Mar 20th, 2018 | By

Kashmiris use art as a form of protest with satire, in particular, being used as a medium of dissent. By Marta Vidal Cashmere scarfs are usually embroidered with flowers and birds [Courtesy of Crafted in Kashmir] Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – Kashmir has a rich tradition of artisan culture. Intricate woodcarvings, colourful papier-mache and exquisite cashmere scarfs