Haji Abdul Aziz Bazaz was born in 1945 at Srinagar, Kashmir. He is an established manufacturer and supplier of Kashmiri wood carving, having been involved in the profession for the last 42 years.
Haji learnt the craft from his ancestors and continues to pass the skills on to his three sons. He is always trying to improve this craft from by generating new designs and techniques, developed through his wealth of experience.
Haji has won state and national awards, and also works training new artisans in his workshop at his home.