Tariq Ahmad Shera : Bringing Change In Kashmir
“It takes years to get a soul who paves the way for the people and facilitates their quality of life”
SalamatRaho presents the inspiring story of bringing social change from the beautiful state of Kashmir. Mr. Tariq Ahmad Shera is leading the social activists baron of the valley and is currently one of the most influential social activists in the Jammu and Kashmir region.
Mr.Tariq Ahmad Shera
Founder & President of Angel’s Cultural Academy,Shahr e khaas literary and Cultural welfare society & Angel’s Drug free kashmir,Social Activist, Cultural Activist, Approved Drama Artist of DDK & Radio Kashmir Srinagar.
Tariq Sahib has pursued M. Sc Mathematics and B.ed from Kashmir University. Also M.A in Urdu through MANUU. Now he is a guest faculty teaching mathematics at various schools in Srinagar.
Cultural And Social Affiliations
He takes due interest in cultural seminars, debates and feels gratified for participating in such programs getting a space to put forward his ideas regarding cultural, moral and religious ethos.
He laid the foundation of two institutes named Angel’s Cultural Academy & Shahr e khaas Literary & Cultural Welfare Society which are promising platforms for the talented budding generation. These institutes not only inculcates moral , cultural and religious ethics among the budding generation but helps them to recognise their true potential so that they can excel in the same field.
These institutes enables the students to learn and speak different languages like English, Urdu, Hindi and prime focus is on Kashmiri, as of now younger generation hardly prefer to speak in Kashmiri considering it is less important, as Kashmiri is losing its grip with coming days there is dire need to incorporate the essence of Kashmiri language among the youth, this institute leaves no stone unturned to familiarise the essence of Kashmiri language. As such, an institute can’t run single handedly so for the smooth functioning of the institute Tariq Sahib has included other talented people who dutifully perform their job and do justice. ACA & SKLCWS has achieved a lot and has several prizes in its name.
Media Related Association
Besides running these institutes ACA & SKLCWS, Mr. Tariq Ahmad Shera Sahib sees himself as an artist who has worked in several Kashmiri serials and Jokes ratified by TV Channel’s like Tuj, Bangool, Trate boz’un, Hateh honeh kehteh Zang, Deforestation, Article 35 and Wutribunul , Laare Laar etc. Seeing his performance kashmiri TV channels featured him in various Kashmiri songs and also performed ladishah on different issues.
Vision Of Drug Free Kashmir
Also, President Angel’s Cultural Academy created a group namely Angel’s Drug free kashmir for the betterment of society.This group shall work for the youths who are addicted to drugs and want to overcome this menace. Mr.Tariq Ahmad Shera shall administer the group and would keep a close vigil on such elements of the society who are drug addicts. This group welcomes all the people who want to work voluntarily for the betterment of the society and make heal Kashmir from taking drugs indefinitely.This group will facilitate the job of its parent group namely Drug free world India headed by Vasu Yajnik-Setia
Foundation for A Drug-Free World, India).
Shahr- E- Khaas Film Production
Mr. Tariq also launched the Shahr- E-Khaas film production as an initiative to promote love and peace. The objective here is to promote tourism, real heroes of Kashmir, identify talent and to promote culture and tradition of this beautiful place.
Awards And Accolades
1. Real Hero Award
2.Young Achievers Award 2021
3. UNESCO Award
4.Social Worker Award
5.Cultural Activist Award
Team NomadLawyer salutes Mr. Tariq Ahmad Shera for creating such an impact and being a torchbearer of social activism in Kashmir. As responsible citizens, we should appreciate and encourage people who engage themselves for a good cause of the society and invest their whole life for uplifting destitute and weaker sections of the society.
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