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These People Were Born in Kashmir and Made it Big in Movies

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See Gyawun other popular stories here Aamir Bashir Image 1 of 15 Aamir was born and raised in Kashmir. Born to a retired Chief Justice of Jammu High Court, he did his graduation from St. Stephen’s College University of Delhi. He has acted in movies like Haider, Peepli live, Pyaar ke Side Effects and many […]

Kashmiri Inventions & Discoveries, You Probably Dont know About

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  Seamless Celestial Globe It was invented in Kashmir by Ali Kashmiri ibn Luqman in 998H/1589-90 CE, in the reign of the Mughal Emperor Akbar.  Unlike the ordinary globe that represents earth, the celestial globe represents sky complete with stars and constellations on it. It was a practical tool in astronomy that allowed astronomers to position […]

Kashmir Honey Lady – OMG check out the last one

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Hussaini, the famous honey producer of Srinagar, Kashmir – that produces 7 different types of honey, all of which have specific healing qualities. SHe runs her business in the naem of Oriental Apiary. The business lady in the video has a very rich heritage/ legacy to her, nevertheless the apiary was started by her late […]

5 Kashmiri Apps You Dont Know About

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DIAL KASHMIR Dial Kashmir is a Kashmir based app which  provides the users extensive information like addresses, phone numbers and email id of various essential and commercial services in Kashmir. So next time you want to find something in Kashmir, search on Dial Kashmir.     HICALLER Hicaller developed by Asif Showkat Wani,  is a free […]

4 Apps Every Kashmiri Should Use To Help Boost Tourism

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AIRBNB Airbnb is an app  for people to list, find, and rent lodging. Since we Kashmiris have huge houses with most rooms vacant, why not rent them out to tourists. I have been using Airbnb in Delhi for last one year and have hosted people from Canada, America, New Zealand and Spain. Its just easy […]