Jammu & Kashmir, India
is the fixed to northern most part of India like a glittering
crown of India with all its glory and luster. Amidst the snow
covered peaks and the labyrinthine valleys of its three chief
regions- Ladakh, Kashmir, Jammu - eternity is as much a geographical
fact as that of time. Travel to this glorious snow wrapped
land of India - Jammu & Kashmir, all dressed up to offer
you the most exciting of opportunities to make your stay in
India a an unforgettable one. Travel to Kashmir and dwell
in the land of varied cultures and customs. Make your off
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you tour to Kashmir a perfect success. Kashmir - the garden
of India, surrounded by pines amidst the white carpet of snow
with beautiful lakes, dotted with luxurious house boats and
ancient pilgrimages is perfect place to make you holidays
This is an official website of Anantnag District, Kashmir. Anantnag
is one of the six districts of the Kashmir Valley situated in its
south and south western direction.
The city of Baramulla, founded by Raja Bhimsina in 2306 BC held
the position of a gate-way to the valley as it was located on the
route to the Valley from Muzaffarabad (now in POK) and Rawalpindi
(now in Pakistan). As such, a number of prominent visitors have
been to Baramulla.
Budgam is the smallest district in J&K, accounting for nearly
1% of the total area of the state and 6% of its population. It is
bounded by the districts of Baramulla and Srinagar in the north,
Pulwama in the south and the Poonch border in the south-west.
Doda District has a rich history. The district derived its name
from its district headquarter Doda. It is said that one of the ancient
Rajas of Kishtwar whose dominion extended beyond Doda persuaded
one utensil maker Deeda, a migrant from Multan (now in Pakistan),
to settle permanently in this territory and set up an utensil factory
J&K States Industrial Development Corporation
J&K SIDCO act as a catalyst to inspire and accelerate the industrial
development in the State. J&K SIDCO is the nodal agency for
promotion & development of medium and large scale Industries
in the State.
Jammu district derives its name from the city of Jammu which besides
being the winter capital of the state, is known as the city of temples.
It is believed that the city was originally founded by Raja Jamboo
Lochan who lived in fourteenth century B.C.
Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir came into being as a single political and geographical
entity following the Treaty of Amristar between the British Government
and Gulab singh signed on March 16, 1846. The Treaty handed over
the control of the Kashmir State to the Dogra ruler of Jammu who
had earlier annexed Ladakh.
Kargil with a population of 1.25 lakhs is scattered over an area
of 14,086 Sq. Km. It is situated at a distance of 205 KM from Srinagar
towards Leh. Kargil is called the land of Agas in the present day
world. It is due to the fact that Kargil is mostly inhabited by
Shia Muslims and Agas are the religious head and preachers.
Kashmir, the idyllic valley on the foothills of the Himalayas, is
justifiably referred to as a Himalayan paradise. Its beauty- the
all pervading gentle scent of flowers, cascading rivers, tinkling
springs, colorful gardens, thick forests, tranquil blue lakes spotted
with houseboats & its snow-capped mountains - is truly celestial.
Part of the Indian Express group, Kashmir Live is a leading newspapers
in Jammu & Kashmir
Kashmir Observer Online is the global face of the daily Kashmir
Observer on the internet. However, Kashmir Observer Online has carved
its own niche brand equity and is one of the highest-hit media websites
about Kashmir. Apart from focusing on news from the Kashmir region
and the South Asian sub-continent, it also provides many value-added
and interactive features which are exclusive to the Online edition.
The Shaivite Master Swami Lakshman Joo Raina was recognized as the
last living pre-eminent exponent of Kashmir Shaivism in the oral
tradition until his passing in 1991. In his lifelong dedication
to the philosophy and practice of Kashmir Shaivism, he lectured
extensively on the subject for the upliftment of all spiritual seekers
and to preserve this great tradition for future generations.
Kashmir Virtual Library
This site providing information about Kashmir registered and linked
for the World-Wide Web Virtual Library.
Kashmiri Pandits, the original inhabitants of the Valley of Kashmir,
and have a rich culture and peaceful traditions that we have managed
to maintain over five thousand years of recorded history. But today,
after years and years of religious persecution, we have been forced
to live as Refugees in our country.
The Kashmiri-American Council (KAC) is a not-for-profit organization
dedicated to raising the level of awareness in the United States
about the struggle of the people of Kashmir for self-determination
as called for under the United Nations resolutions.
Kathua District is situated at 320 17' to 320 55’ North Latitude
and 750 70' to 760 16’ East longitude. The District is surrounded
by Punjab in the S-E, Himachal Pradesh in N-E, Doda and Udhampur
in North and N-W, Jammu in the West and Pakistan in the S-W. District
has an area of 2651 Sq Kms, population of 5.44 Lacs, 5 Assembly
Constituencies, 4 Tehsils and 9 Blocks.
Kupwara is the backward frontier District of Kashmir Valley, full
of scenic beauty. Dense forests and rich wild life make it significant
from tourism and wildlife point of view. Nature has been very kind
to Kupwara. District Kupwara was carved out form erstwhile District
Baramulla in the year 1979.
Ladakh, a part of Jammu & Kashmir State in north of India consisting
of two districts Leh and Kargil. Leh with an area of 45110 Sq Km
makes it largest district in the country in terms of area. It lies
between 32 to 36 degree North latitude and 75 degree to 80 degree
District Poonch which is popularly known as mini Kashmir is the
smallest in area and the remotest district of Jammu and Kashmir
state. It is bounded by the Actual Line of Control (ALC) from three
sides.The ALC is about 103 Kms.
The district Pulwama is reported to be one of the pretty spots on
the earth, because of its congenial climate, innumerable springs,
streams, water falls, fragrant flowers delicious fruits and other
The District is situated in the west of Jammu Division and is surrounded
by the Poonch, Udhampur and Jammu Districts. The District comprise
of 6 Tehsils namely Rajouri, Nowshera, Sunderbani, Kalakote, Koteranka
and Thannamandi and 7 Blocks of Rajouri, Manjakote, Darhal, Budhal,
Kalakote, Sunderbani and Nowshera.
Register Of Companies
In the year 1989-90 large number of Promoters and Directors belonging
to particular community migrated from Kashmir Valley to Jammu and
other places in India. The Offices of the Companies belonging to
such community are lying closed and their units/Factories were also
Srinagar district is situated in the centre of Kashmir Valley, is
surrounded by five districts.In the north it is flanked by Kargil,in
the South by Pulwama,in the north-west by Budgam. The capital city
of Srinagar,is located 1730 metres above sea level.
This website gives the information about Udhampur district in Jammu