On May 14th, District Administration of Udhampur, has provided immediate help and reliefs to the victims of flood cloudburst in Chenani and Kud area. He provided assistance for reconstruction of houses moreover, he offered help ad compensation for the loss of inflicted due to livestock perished and crops damaged. The government has decided to offer an amount of Rs. 34.66 lakh to six families for the loss of livestock.
Jammu & Kashmir- The Crown of India
With picturesque landscape the state of the Jammu & Kashmir attracts the visitors around the globe. Being the largest state it is a blend of vivid culture and immense scenic sights. The lifestyle of the people reflects and dominates the history & culture of the state. This land is the home to several long glaciers.
Cuisines- Art of Dining
The Cuisines of J&K is famous to great extent for offering rich flavours and delicious aroma of the culinary delights. From region to region the food of the state differs which highlights the Kashmiri culture. The Cuisine of the Kashmir is generally meat-based and it is cooked using the local ingredients and species.
Splendid taste of Rogan Josh
This is the best known dish of Jammu & Kashmir which is considered as the Mughal dish and is made using the local ingredients and herbs that relish the heavenly taste of this delicacy. Visitors around the globe come to this land to taste its lip smacking and delicious cuisine.
Lecture to motivate youth towards the Army
In Srinagar, a lecture was conducted in the Government Degree College Uri in North Kashmir’s Baramulla District to encourage the young blood of the area to take part in the Indian Army. This was done by Kalapahar Brigade of Army in consonance with initiatives of Chinar Corps. The thought behind this lecture was to make people aware about the importance of joining Army and to serve the nation.
Best View of ‘Transit of Mercury’
On May 9th, the most qualified and leading astronomers from the different parts of the world gathered Srinagar to view rare celestial event the ‘Transit of Mercury ’which was bet viewed from Jammu & Kashmir. The event took place in the universe when the planet Mercury sailed across the sun.
Shankara Jayanti Mahotsav (3-11 May)
At Srinagar, this Mahotsav was celebrated with the Benign blessings of their holinesses Pujyasri Shankaracharya Swamijis of Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham. On this day, Arachana and Parayanam were done at Shankaracharya Hill. Like every year, this year also the program was uniquely designed with different Veda Shakhas & other stotras being chanted.
Tulip Festival (7-14 May)
Beautiful and mesmerizing flowers give the reflection of its heavenly beauty. Named after the Indian Prime Minister of India, the late Indira Gandhi the tulip festival is known as South Asia’s largest Festival. Falls in the month of May this prettiest festival that takes place at the Siraj Bagh Chesmahsahi, the capital of Srinagar. Multi-coloured Tulips resembles a beautiful carpet with vibrant colours. Visitors come to this land to have a look at the magnificent and countless delicate beauties of the state.
Bullet Ride Tour ( 28th May)
Get ready for the most enchanting bike trip of your life time. During the tour there are many stopovers which include sapphire lakes, rusty terrains, outbacks and almost anywhere where your heart wants to. This event is organized to turn your dream into reality.
Hemis Festival (26-27 June)
Want to make your journey an everlasting memory? Visit Ladakh to take a pleasure of the two day festival that conveys a message of victory of good over evil. Quite popular for its culture, adventure and the Buddhist culture this region is enjoying a god position. To donate Buddhist guru Padmasambhava’s birth anniversary, this event is celebrated grandly.
Hindrances in the Functioning of Sports Council
Well, it is found that Politicians, Bureaucrats spoil J& K Sports. Immediately after coming to power, Mehbooba Mufti led PDP-BJP govt in J & K, the ruling party PDP legislators and politicians in sports bodies and J & K Olympic Association are trying their level best to influence the sports minister to withdraw de-recognition order against J & K Olympic Association.
Support of J & K Police in Promoting Sports
On 14th May, the Director General of Police K Rajendra Kumar said, that Jammu & Kashmir Police has been promoting sports in the State to channelize the energy of the youth in the positive direction. As a part of this activity, Golf courses have been established to sustain the centaury old game of the Valley.
Plan your journey to J& K this year
You might have heard a lot about the state, but still there is something that is left behind and is forcing you to make a visit to explore the culture, traditions, scenic valleys and more of Jammu & Kashmir.