In the following series of paintings I have tried to reflect the current political scenario of India.
Waters Of Hatred Have Reached the Chenab
I always thought of my home, Jammu, as a place of tolerance and tranquility. Not anymore.
Listen: A Song that Sums Up Our National Chaos
Hyper-nationalism, cow vigilantism, anti-Romeo squads, communalism, rising fuel prices – there's an increasingly hostile chaos brewing in our country (and in our heads).
Against Political Art
The moment art starts to persuade instead of inform the people, it risks turning into propaganda.
Want To Change Society? Go Vote
We can't expect radical societal change until we use our democratic right to vote and starting electing clean politicians without criminal pasts.
Tough Questions: A Poem About Our Apathy Towards Humanity
From Syrian atrocities to the raping of minors to everyday political moves that result in gross devastation, how do we address our own apathy in an increasingly disastrous world?
Spring Arrives, in Full Gloom, For Kathua and Unnao
This poem uses the metaphor of the rapeseed plant to describe the atrocities in Unnao and Kathua.