Kalash Graveyard


Kalash Graveyard (Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa)

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 bodies decomposed by natural process and finally converted into scattered bones and those bones can be seen in their graveyard.

About Kalash Valleys

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.

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