Kinnauri handloom is based on sheep wool. From simple caps and socks to designer Shawls, Dohru and Mufflers, the basic thread is sheep wool. The wool is firstly spun to thread manually and even with the help of machines. The tool used to spin the sheep wool is called “Pangt”, made of wood. After spinning, the thread is rolled...
Captain Saurabh Kalia, a brave soldier of the Indian Army, and the first martyr in the Kargil war, was born in a Punjabi family in Amritsar. He was born to a scientist, now retired, Dr N.K. Kalia and Mrs Vijaya on 29th June 1976. Kalia had a younger brother named Vaibhav Kalia. Saurabh Kalia did his schooling at D.A.V....
Captain Vikram Batra, Param Vir Chakra awardee, a gallant officer of the Indian Army, was born in a small village called Bandla in Palampur Tehsil of District Kangra (Himachal Pradesh). Who was Captain Vikram Batra? Capt. Batra was one of the twins born to Sh. G.L. Batra (Retd. Principal) and Smt. Kamla Kanta (School teacher), on 9th September 1974, in a...
Hey folks, today in this blog, I would like to share my travel experience to one of the most exquisite places of Himachal Pradesh named - The Jibhi. After the covid-19 pandemic, my friends and I planned a trip to Jibhi because we all were tired of staying at home. We wanted to rejuvenate our minds, and we searched a...
Saurabh Van Vihar is a very popular tourist place located at Palampur town of District Kangra in Himachal Pradesh, built in memory of Kargil hero, the late Captain Saurabh Kalia. The Vihar is built and managed by the Forest Department of HP. Palampur is a popular hill station situated about 35 km from Kangra. The town is surrounded by...
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