Gilgit-Baltistan

December 9, 2018
Hunza Cultural Festival 2018 - Hunza double sword dance

HCF and GECA announce the Annual Hunza Cultural Festival 2018

The annual Hunza Cultural Festival 2018 is going to be held in Islamabad on 22-23 December 2018 at Ibex Club in Islamabad.
May 4, 2017
Hunza valley paradise

Hunza Valley – The Lost Paradise

In cooperation with the international organisation BraveHearts International and the Pakistani NGO KADO (Karakoram Area Development Organization), two separate permaculture systems are being established in two demonstration areas together with down to earth PERMACULTURE DESIGN.
March 31, 2016
Sophee Smiles at Attabad Lake Hunza

Gilgit-Baltistan: The Forgotten Land

I probably shouldn’t say this but Pakistan certainly took me by surprise. I wasn’t expecting anything half as handsome as what it turned out to be. The Northern Areas of Pakistan, specifically Gilgit-Baltistan, are majestic. If you happen to visit Gilgit-Baltistan, you could easily compare it to Switzerland we often gawk at during Yash Chopra movie sessions.
December 28, 2015
Hunza Cultural Festival Concludes in Islamabad

Hunza Cultural Festival Concludes in Islamabad

The 2015 edition of Hunza Cultural Festival concludes in Islamabad with performances by some well known artists from Hunza. The 2-day long cultural event was organized by Hunza Cultural Forum (HCF) under the slogan "keeping tradition alive'.
October 28, 2015
hunza girls

Hunza: A Paradise Of High Literacy, Longevity and Gender Equality in a Remote Corner Of Pakistan

The Hunza Valley, a region in the Gilgit–Baltistan territory of northernmost Pakistan, is renowned not only for its spectacular natural scenery of majestic mountains and glittering lakes but also for the beauty of its people, who enjoy a long life expectancy.
November 26, 2014
Safar-e-Balad Annual Fashion Show Celebrated at STEP IADM, Lahore

Safar-e-Balad Annual Fashion Show Celebrated at STEP IADM, Lahore

An annual fashion show "Safar-e-Balad" was organized at STEP Institute of Art, Design and Management, Lahore. The event with the tagline "The Creative Journey" allowed 1 year BTEC Level 3 Diploma students of Fashion & Clothing to display and exhibit their final collections.
November 21, 2014
Thibaud Bachard's Journey to The Hunza Valley

Searching For Shangri-La

A video dedicated to all of those who believed in my project and collaborated with me with joy and passion. You all gave me the strength to believe in this dream.
October 31, 2014
Women Suicide in Gilgit-Baltistan

Self, society and suicide in Gilgit

The contemporary society of Gilgit is undergoing an existential crisis begotten by drastic changes and ruptures caused by the forces of modernisation. For the last four decades it has been exposed to a medley of forces which are exogenous, but which have given birth to trends endogenous to the society. These changes have enabled people to get rid of a few institutions and actors that were impediments to progress.
October 30, 2014
Map of Gilgit-Baltistan

Understanding Gilgit-Baltistan – A History of the Rulers (Part 1)

A series of presentations on the Gilgit-Baltistan region has been initiated by Pamir Media Group. First part of the series is uploaded here. The sources for information have been given at the end of the presentation. More aspects of life in Gilgit-Baltistan region will be covered in the future presentations.