Wakhi language, culture, and music face extinction.
Syed Mehdi Bukhari
I came to a spot where I could see Swat Valley in all its glory; it was a humbling moment.
These banks bear witness to many tales of love, including Sohni’s, who drowned trying to swim across to meet Mahiwal.
Before the red sky turned black, the lavoir had emptied, the kids ended their games and the brown cat too went home.
The guide kept begging me to leave the frightening place. But I was unresponsive. I had risen above consciousness.
Feeling the freezing winds, and walking the long walk up a mountain – that’s the recipe for escaping the world.
It is Muharram when I decide to visit Ghizer during my stay in Gilgit; an autumn sadness envelopes the entire valley.
During Z A Bhutto’s tenure, political reforms brought the so-called fall of Hunza’s princely state.
Some things are beautiful in their simplicity; others in their intricacy.
Naltar is famous for its colorful lakes and tastiest potatoes, the valley doesn’t seem to be a part of this world.
A famous poem of William Wordsworth, The Daffodils, starts off like this: I wandered lonely as a cloud...
The colours and sights of Ghanche district seem to be a work of an artist with the canvas filled with abstract strokes.
Skardu valley is enriched with resorts, lakes, fort and a cold desert all of which together are an epitome of beauty.
In mountains,one feels secluded from depressions, from everything but the hospitable people of northern areas.