specialty journal of humanities and cultural science
The Persian Influence on the Textile Design of Kashmir
Zain Ul Wahab, Safiina Latif, Junaid Bashir, Manzoor Husain Shah, Asia Shah
Textile design is a part of diverse design field consisting of different traditional patterns and motifs. The main aim of this research is to understand the influence that is brought by Persia in the textile designing of Kashmir. The culture of Kashmir is influenced by different cultures but it is highly influenced by Persian culture especially in the field of art, crafts and linguistic. The beautiful design patterns of Kashmir are results of immigrants and the craftsmen of Persia. One can tell the origin and the story of Kashmir by a cursorily glance on the textiles of Kashmir.