Hunza Valley

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.
August 12, 2017
Feroza Gulzar - Al Who Traveled Alone For The First Time Wrote A Letter To Hunza

Girl Who Traveled Alone For The First Time Wrote A Letter To Hunza

Dear Hunza, I remember I was asleep when I first saw you, I usually don’t sleep while I’m traveling but this time I did, and I’m […]
July 20, 2017
Hunza Music during Ginani Festival at Baltit Fort

Introducing the Hunza Music Blog

The Hunza Music Blog is now part of All Things Hunza and will regularly feature articles about the music scene from the many valleys of Hunza district.
May 13, 2017
Thai girl in Hunza valley Pakistan

Thai Girl in Hunza Valley Pakistan (Part II)

This is the second part of three articles series by a Thai girl in Hunza valley, Pakistan. She visited Hunza 2017 and shares her experience with our readers in "Hunza Through foreign Eyes" section of our blog. Read the first part of this series on Upside Down in Pakistan - Thai Girl in Hunza.
May 5, 2017
Thai Girl in Hunza valley

Upside Down in Pakistan – Thai Girl in Hunza (Part-I)

Pakistan, a country that just from the name might look scary for many due to the wrong perception. For a long time, it included me as well. If you ask what inspired me to visit Pakistan, the answer is that I read a review thread with a topic heading Why visit Pakistan?
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 20, 2017
Nowruz in Hunza valley

Nowruz Mubarak from the Hunza Valley in Pakistan

The people of Hunza valley, among others in Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral, celebrate the Persian new year with great zeal. The celebrations are quite different from what are observed in modern day Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan etc but Hunza has been able to keep this tradition alive throughout centuries.
January 13, 2017
Hunza Cultural Festival 2017

Hunza Cultural Festival is Back

Hunza Cultural Forum (HCF) has been organizing the Hunza Cultural Festival every year for people of Hunza living in the twin cities. The event has been regularly held since 2009; only with exception of 2013 where it was canceled due to the demise of multiple armed force personnel from Hunza in an accident on Karakoram Highway.
September 13, 2016
Eid al Adha in Hunza

This is How Eid Al Adha is Celebrated in Hunza

Like many Muslims nations that celebrate Eid al Adha (the feast of sacrifice following Abrahamic tradition), Ismaili Muslims in Hunza also celebrate the day with great religious zeal but perhaps with a slightly different tradition.