9 months ago

Singer-song writer Mohammad Muneem Nazir From Kashmir.

The voice of ‘Jhelumas’ and ‘Ikebana’, on his musical journey Seventeen years ago, a starry-eyed boy from Srinagar moved to Pune for higher studies.

Mohammad Muneem Nazir did get a college degree alright, but not only. He earned a name as a poet, songwriter and vocalist. Among college goers in particular, he became a sensation. Inevitably, albums and stage performances followed. Recently, Muneem, as part of the band Alif, launched his new album. Titled Sufayed,it includes a collection of haunting Kashmiri tracks. In a telephonic conversation with Kashmir Ink, Muneem says with his poetry and music, he hopes to connect Kashmir to the rest of the world. 

Report & Photography By Zabihullah Maiwand Nazhat.