News and Views
Silent Death of Traditional Artforms in Kashmir and Hope of its Revival
August 1, 2018
The significance of renewing the traditional arts and crafts of the Kashmir valley and the importance of constructive intervention in the same.
Pune Leads the Way for These Kashmiri Artisans
February 28, 2018
CtoK has been helping artisans from the valley enhance their skills in their respective fields through constant workshops in different cities of India.
How Can We Keep This Beautiful Kashmiri Art Alive? CtoK Is Making It Happen
The Better India
December 28, 2017
An organisation called Commitment to Kashmir (CtoK) is working with local artisans to help them develop and overcome their unique challenges.
CtoK helps Kashmiri Artisans to Turn Entrepreneurs
June 21, 2015
With a CtoK grant, Khan along with his partner Muteen Ahmad set up their own label “Blossoms of Heaven”, and a 12-loom pashmina unit, with thirteen full-time weavers.
Kashmiri Artisans Flock to Delhi with New Hope
December 15, 2014
These Kashmiri artisans are now in Delhi for the first time at the Dastkar Winter Mela trying to connect with buyers at the festival which has a special focus on Kashmir.
The Valley's Craft Explores New Frontiers
November 18, 2014
This organisation is mentoring and helping crafts-persons in Kashmir to diversify their designs and explore more viable markets.