A kashmiri Muslim woman bawls as she prays at the entrance of Dasrgir Saheb shrine in Srinagar. Mosques and shrines throughout Kashmir have become mental and spiritual relief centers for women, many of them suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Women have been systematically affected by violence during more than 20 years of conflict. In accord with the human rights organizations, they are reported as the worst affected by mental health problems in Kashmir. Srinagar, Indian...more »
Filename: KASHMIR. THE HALF WIDOWS.
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