Book: Aziz Hajini The Man & The Mission

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Dr Aziz Hajini was a renowned Kashmiri writer, whose literary works have been translated and read in many languages.  Also a recipient of Sahitya Akademi award.

His contribution in galvanising various important departments like Cultural Education Wing of the Education Department, Academic Division of Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education and Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages is noteworthy and historic.

Aziz Hajini: The Man and the Mission is a collection of write-ups, views and interviews by contemporary writers and journalists of India concerning various aspects of this protean poet, scholar and cultural activist.

The book gives a brief account of various aspects of Dr Aziz Hajini’s personality while the mission carried forward by him throughout his life forms the bedrock of the discourse.

Over 80 historically important photographs further illustrate the perspectives.

Editor Azhar Hajini is a household name in Kashmir. He has anchored many popular programmes on Doordarshan and All India Radio including the Morning Show Good Morning J&K.

Co-Editor Irshad ul Islam is a software engineer who has edited many magazines and journals and did compilations too.