International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Study Papers | Humanities | India | Volume 12 Issue 9, September 2023

Resilience and Struggle: The Plight of Kashmiri Pandit Women in Exile

Dr Jiji Paul S

Abstract: This article delves into the origin, history, and challenges faced by the Kashmiri Pandit community, focusing on the unique struggles of its women in the wake of militancy - induced exile. The text discusses the rich cultural heritage, traditions, and contributions of the community, along with the impact of historic events like Partition and subsequent militant activities. It sheds light on the plight of Kashmiri Pandit women, who have endured displacement, violence, health traumas, and shattered families. The article highlights the psychological and physical toll, including increased stress, manifestations of diseases, premature aging, and decreased fertility rates, experienced by these women. Despite facing immense adversity, the Kashmiri Pandit community remains resilient, fighting for their rights, identity, and a dignified existence.

Keywords: Kashmiri Pandit community, militancy, exile, women?s struggles, health traumas

Edition: Volume 12 Issue 9, September 2023,

Pages: 715 - 717

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