Sunday, October 25, 2009

Halmat Neelum Valley

HALMAT comes first than Taoo-Butt speedy water of River Neelum

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Naran City

Fertile valley Khaplo Sakardu Pakistan

Khaploo Valley is near about 100 KM from Sakardu and situated on the right side of sheok River. Valley is also fertile and having many crops in it. You can see crops and in the back ground snow caped mountains creating what a beautiful scene.

Kalashies girls are dancing in Chilm Joshi Festival

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Smiling City Balakot Pakistan

I visited Kaghan Valley June 2005, I have taken a photograph of Balakot city in which the city is looking beautiful specifically looking a mosque in the middle of city like Faisal Mosque Islamabad but 8th October 2005 in a horrible earth quake smiling city balakot collapsed badly and every thing destroyed in few second.

Beautiful Hotel on the way to Kaghan Naran

Skyliner in Shangreela

Morning Of Hunza Pakistan

I have taken this photograph of Hunza valley at the time of morning You can see the valley shining like a pearl

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Khanjrab Pakistan China Border

Susat Border ( Khanjrab ) Pakistan

This photo of Susat was taken in 1995. Pakistan`s immigration and customs offices are here. At taht time susat city was so small and consisted on some Govt Offices & Hotels.

Aabshar-Water Fall Kalam Sawat Valley

Aabshar-Water Fall Kalam Sawat Valley

Monday, October 12, 2009

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Shogran ( Pakistan )

Near about 7500 feet above sea level Shogran stands well above the valley and so beautiful place to spend the some days. Forest rest house, Guest house , and well furnished hotels are there on the edge of lush green meadow filled with flowers.
This hill spot is situated in NWF province of Pakistan. It is nine KM form Kewai and Kewai is near about 20KM from Balakot.

Gilgat River in Phundar Valley

Kalash Girls are dancing during Chilm Joshi festival

Spring festival of Kalash being known as chilm joshi from 13may to 15may is joyous occasion for kalashies. They welcome spring season by drinking & dancing and observing different religious rituals. Chitral`s attraction is the Kalash Valleys Kalash lives in three valleys Birir,Bumbureet the main valley, and rembure . Kalash still follow their own religion and retained their own original culture.
Kafir Kalash women wear magnificent red and white bead necklaces and beautiful headdresses which flow down their backs and are covered with cowrie shells and buttons

Friday, October 9, 2009

Hanging Bridge Sharda

Halmat Azad Kashmir

Sharda Azad Kashmir

Halmat Neelum Valley Azad Kashmir

River Neelum in Halmat looking beautiful and flowing nicely also looking snow caped mountains in the background.

Shigar Top

I am at the top behind me looking shigar valley in the right and left side shigar River.Shigar Valley is gateway to K2 2nd highest peak in the world.

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Bara Pani Deaosai Sakardu Pakistan

Deosai plateau is a treeless plain having all colors of nature at 4000 meters near about 13000 feet above sea level. There are blue lakes & singing streams. It lies south of Sadpara lake of Sakardu. I visited Deosai in 2003 and stayed at Bara Pani blue stream in a tent hotel. You can enter from Sadpara Sakardu or Chilm Chowki But foreigners have to get permit.

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Road To Sakardu

Shigar River in Shigar Vallay Sakardu Pakistan

Beautiful and fertile Shigar Valley is the easiest side to reach from Sakardu

Bazar of Sharda Valley of Azad Kashmir

Left to right- abid Bukhari, Nauman Mir, Ch. Sharif & Saeed Faridi
We are walking in Bazar of Sharda and eating Corn. In the back ground snow covered mountains creating a beautiful scenic view.

Wedding Ceremony of Neelam Valley of Azad Kashmir.

When we were going to Sharda Valley we saw a Barat carrying Dolly (Palki) in which they were bringing Bride and they were dancing

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Garden Of Shigar Fort

Javed Malik is sitting in the garden of Shigar Fort in Shigar ( Sakardu Pakistan)

Road To Sakardu (Pakistan)

It is a narrow & zigzag road on the shoulder of big mountains and mighty Indus River flows in deep. At many places you will see heavy rocks makes shed on the road

Monday, October 5, 2009

River Neelum Near Patehka Azad Kashmir

River Neelum flows in the lush green mountains near Patehka Azad Kashmir

Sunday, October 4, 2009

Left tp right-Ch.Sharif,Nauman Mir, Saeed Fareedi & Abid Bukhari

Jagran rest House Near Athmaqam Azad Kashmir Neelum Valley

Group Photo -Left to right Abid Bukhari,Saeed Fareedi & Nauman Mir

We are statnding with the big stone and behind the stone you can see indian held Kashmir