Kalash Valleys

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Kalash Valleys (Gilgit-Baltistan)


The Kalasha Valleys, surrounded by the Hindu Kush Range, is located in Chitral district, Pakistan, at the distance of 36 km from Chitral main city on National Highway N-45. There are three valleys, Bumburet, Rumbur and Birir. From Ayun village on N-45, turn right on Bamboret Valley Road.

The People, Kalash people, have a unique culture, language and ancient traditions. They belongs to polytheist faith and are smallest religious and ethnic minority of Pakistan.

Kalash Valleys Map

Picture of Kalash Valleys

Kalash Graveyard

Kalash Graveyard

Kalash people never burried their dead bodies, rather they put the coffin with dead body in a graveyard openly on some mountains, where those dead...

Kalash Valley
Kalash Valley
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