Archive for June, 2007

St. Mary Church Gulmarg

Thursday, June 28th, 2007 Posted in Temples | 2 Comments »

St.Mary church was built during british rule.  The 110-year-old St. Mary's Church in Gulmarg was given a new look in 2003 with a renovated façade and the first Christmas mass was ... Read more..

A Muslim priest in Kashmir’s Hindu temple

Wednesday, June 27th, 2007 Posted in Temples | 7 Comments »

The age-old harmony between Hindus and Muslims in Kashmir is still alive and demonstrated by people like Ghulam Mohammad Shiekh, who has been performing the duties of a priest in ... Read more..

Shiva temple in Gulmarg

Wednesday, June 27th, 2007 Posted in Temples | 3 Comments »

The Shiva temple was actually the royal temple of Dogra kings of Jammu and Kashmir.   Also known as "Rani Temple" or "Maharani Temple", this is situated on a small hillock ... Read more..

Scorching sun in plains rains money for Gulmarg Cable Car

Tuesday, June 19th, 2007 Posted in Gondola - Cable Car, News | No Comments »

Srinagar, June 11 - The scorching sun in the Indian plains has come handy for the World's highest Cable Car project at Gulmarg in Kashmir. In just one week, it ... Read more..

Golf course in Gulmarg

Tuesday, June 19th, 2007 Posted in Golf | 5 Comments »

In summer, play on the world’s highest golf course. The 18-hole, par 72 Gulmarg golf course is quite hilly. The golf club itself was built in 1904, by British residents feeling ... Read more..