Canchaiti Festival: Ritual and celebration!

Paddar is celebrating Canchaiti festival from today. This celebration will go on for 4 days. Each day has its distinct name and ritual attached to it. People cook different delicacies for the...

Paddar Tourism: Best Things to watch in Paddar

Paddar is a small subdivision of Kishtwar District and a beautiful place under the sun. Surrounded by lofty mountains and mammoth glaciers it offers many spectacular sights to its visitors. Nestled in...

“ LOSAR “ THE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION (A Poem by Tenzen Sambel)

“ LOSAR “ THE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION It’s the New Year all around the world, but here in Paddar,

Paddri Anthem: A Poem by Ash

I composed this poem 4 years ago, in 2018 A.D. I believe this poem still finds tune in our hearts and will do so eternally. Here is my Anthem for Paddar. Tell...

Brief History of Paddar: By Ashish Chouhan

History of Paddar: Introduction Paddar, which today is popularly known by the name “The land of Sapphire”, is a tiny subdivision of Kishtwar District of the newly created UT,...

A poem on Gandhari fire by Tenzen Sambel Sir!

  "October 27, 2022" Tenzen Sambel Such a tragic day of 2022 was the 27th of October, Etched in our memory,...