America taught me my faith: "I knew very little about my faith. When people asked me about Islam I had my cultural answer. The definition of a Muslim I was taught was five daily prayers and fasting in Ramadhan.
Baldev—The benevolent: "Baldev’s compassionate ways of social service run in the family. His late wife, he says, would do the laundry for the attendants. When she died, Baldev adds, three Kashmiris shouldered her bier.