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History and Geography of Paddar Subdivision

Author: Ram Krishan                                                   

Chitto Yatra-2020, Paddar, Kishtwar, J&K

Paddar is also called “Devbhoomi” (An abode of gods) because there are many deified places in Paddar which increase the prominence of land. To every such mystical and holy place there is a pious...

Buddhist Gurus in Paddar Valley.

Visits of various Rinpoches to Paddar Valley:- Since time immemorial, various religious gurus eminent personalities have been visiting the valley of Sapphire (Paddar) but least concrete information about their visits is available. Click to know about...

Poem on Chenab River by Sonu Kumar Bhardwaj

नमस्कार दोस्तों !आज मैं आपके सन्मुख एक कविता पेश करने जा रहा हूं, जिसे दरिया-ए-चिनाब पर बनाया गया हैl दरिया चिनाब का सफर लाहौल स्पीति(हिमाचल), पाडर से होते हुए कश्मीर(जे०के)के रास्ते सीधे पाकिस्तान को...

MELA LOSAR IN PADDAR

                                          Author: Sir Sambel  Introduction              Paddar is a land of...

Ghirat-Traditional Flour Mills in Paddar

Human beings began taking part in agricultural activities around 12000 years ago. In this process many plants were domesticated in the following years. When storage of food became the norm, special focus was made...

Temples in Paddar (Goddesses)

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Origin of the Word Paddar

Lush green pastures of Paddar attracted cattle grazers from the neighbouring areas viz. Zanskar, Bhaderwah and Pangi. Similarity in language and culture give testimony to this fact. Many propositions have been put forward by...