Jammu and Kahmir- The Paradise of Earth
Jammu & KashmirJammu and Kashmir is a state of India. It holds a special place around the world for its natural beauty. Jammu and Kashmir basically shares its borders in three areas i.e. it includes Kashmir Valley, Jammu and Ladakh. Jammu and Kashmir is a popular tourist attraction, so tourists can come here anytime to spend their holiday. Apart from the nature lovers, this place holds a special position in the heart of the enthusiasts engaged in adventure activities. The famous Mughal Emperor Jahangir, was always called the lion of this place. The emperor believed that if there is a paradise on earth then it is right here. Kashmir is one of the most beautiful places of the world, along with its magnificent mountain ranges, crystal clear stream, temple, glacier, and gardens make this place magnificent.
➤Languages of Jammu and Kashmir
The official language of the state of Jammu and Kashmir is Urdu which is written in Persian script and is widely spoken in the entire state. Other languages spoken in the state include Kashmiri, Urdu, Dogri, Pahari, Balti, Ladakhi, Gojri, Shina and Pashto.
➤Tourism in Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir is a major tourist destination in India, where Srinagar is considered as the summer capital and Jammu as winter capital. The Pir Panjal mountain range and the Himalaya set four moons increases the beauty of the state and this place is a must-go place for adventure enthusiasts, nature lovers and pilgrims.
There are the Amar Mahal Museum and the Dogra Art Museum in Jammu which are popular among art lovers and every art lover will definitely want to go here once. Religious destinations include Vaishno Devi, Dargah Garib Shah, Bahu Temple, Ziarat Baba Budhan Shah, Shiv Khori and Peer Kho Cave Temple. Clear blue water, mountain, lake and pleasant climate are one of the most important features of the Valley of Kashmir. Apples and cherry gardens, shikara riding, houseboats and Kashmiri handicrafts make the beauty of this place even more unique and attractive.
Here many major mosques and temples like Hazratbal Shrine, Jama Masjid, Charar-i-Sharief, Kheer Bhawani Temple, Martand Sun Temple and Shankaracharya temple make the state a major pilgrimage site. The tourists coming here must visit Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh and the Chashme-Shahi Garden, who represent the prosperity of the last Mughal empire.
Here places like Pahalgam, Sonmarg, Patnitop, Dras, Gulmarg and Kargil are famous for their natural beauty. Dal Lake and Nigeen Lake are among the famous lakes here. Also, tourists coming here can see various National Parks and Dachigam Wildlife Sanctuary located in Kashmir, Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve, Hemis National Park and Overa Aru Wildlife Sanctuary etc.
This state provide a great opportunity to those people who want to engage in things like hiking, mountaineering adventure games, trekking, rafting, skiing and other adventures. These cities coming under Jammu and Kashmir Patnitop, Gulmarg and Kishtwar have a special significance throughout the world for adventure sports and activities.
Ladakh is well-known around the world for its many ancient monasteries, palaces and many trekking opportunities. Here is the famous controversial Pangong lake. Ladakh in the state is also known for its culture and natural beauty and every year a large number of tourists come here and are fascinated by its beauty.
➤Weather of Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir can be visited anytime, however, the best time to visit this place is between the months of March and October. During this time the climate is pleasant and it is also an ideal time of site seeing. Most of the state is covered with snow during the winter i.e December to March, while tourists coming here can also enjoy ice sports. If the tourists coming here want to travel to Ladakh then they plan to go to Ladakh in the summer because Ladakh's weather is very hard in winters.