The kashmir region is predominantly mountainous with deep narrow valleys and high barren plateaus.
Wohnprogramm kashmir. Nanga parbat in kashmir the ninth highest mountain on earth is the western anchor of the himalayas. Indian controlled kashmir was stripped of its special status on monday india announced it was scrapping a provision in the constitution that had granted special status to the indian state of jammu. Kashmir is a mountainous region situated on the northern tip of india. We have reviews of the best places to see in kashmir.
The karakash river black jade river which flows north from its source near the town of sumde in aksai chin to cross the kunlun mountains. Included on their sixth album physical graffiti 1975 it was written by jimmy page and robert plant with contributions from john bonham over a period of three years with lyrics dating to 1973. Kashmir is the northernmost geographical region of the indian subcontinent. The nilamata purana describes the valley s origin from the waters a lake called sati saras.
The relatively low lying jammu and punch poonch plains in the southwest are separated by the thickly forested himalayan foothills and the pir panjal range of the lesser himalayas from the larger more fertile and more heavily populated vale of kashmir to the north. See 30 469 traveler reviews and photos of kashmir tourist attractions. Find kashmir tour schedule concert details reviews and photos. 11 12 a popular local etymology of kashmira is that it is land desiccated from water.
Kashmir is a song by the english rock band led zeppelin. Visit top rated must see attractions. Find what to do today this weekend or in august. It borders parts of china to both the east and northeast pakistan to the west and afghanistan to the northwest.
Book your tickets online for the top things to do in kashmir india on tripadvisor. کشمیر is the northwestern region of the indian subcontinent. It is home to parts of both the himalayan and karakoram mountain ranges home to many of the world s highest peaks.