’’لمحہ بھر اکیلا بیٹھ کر رونا چاہتا تھا‘‘

Gulzar interviewed by Sehyr Mirza http://dunyapakistan.com/column/14-Apr-2013/2506#author_name_box

Ispahani said the Bengali Muslims were were from outside Bengal

The Partition of India: Ispahani: We are from outside.

via The Partition of India: Ispahani: We are from outside.

Storming of the Golden Temple: Rare pictures. Insightful interpretive comments by Amarjit Singh Chandan

The Camera & 1984

AMARJIT SINGH CHANDAN

 The camera first arrived in Punjab in 1850.

But photographs of historical moments of even the recent past are rare.

Some images of the storming of the Darbar Sahib in 1984 taken by Indian army personnel are now posted on the internet and  are used for political propaganda either to idolize Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale or to demonize him.

Read on

http://www.sikhchic.com/1984/the_camera_1984