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Bolor & Dardistan

Karl Jettmar

Bolor & Dardistan

by Karl Jettmar

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Published by National Institute of Folk Heritage in Islamabad .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Dardistan (Pakistan),
  • Pakistan.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Pakistan.,
    • Dardistan (Pakistan) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementKarl Jettmar.
      ContributionsJettmar, Karl.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS392.D37 J48 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination100 p. :
      Number of Pages100
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4251387M
      LC Control Number80930783

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jettmar, Karl. Bolor & Dardistan. Islamabad: National Institute of Folk Heritage, (OCoLC) Etymology. Balors means "highlanders", it is believed to have come from "Bala" meaning high or it means land of highlanders.

History. Historically, the Baltistan region was called "Great Bolor" and Dardistan and parts of Brooshal (e.g. Gilgit Valley) were called "Little Bolor.". Introduction to Dardistan. Articles.

but he established them as scientific terms in a number of writings including his book “Dardistan,and ” which concluded his experience of study of hill tribes to the west of Himalayas. The whole area Bolor & Dardistan book known Bolor & Dardistan book Kafiristan, Bolor, Yaghistan, Kohistan.

However, these names didn. Balawaristan (Urdu:بلاورستان) is the historical name of Gilgit-Baltistan that has regained some prevalence in recent years through political movements in Pakistan. The archaic English spelling for the name was Boloristan or Baloristan, and its first known documented usage is in Chinese sources from the 8th century AD.

Balawaristan includes Chitral, Gilgit, Skardu, Hunza, Nagar. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars.

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Dardistan is a term coined by Gottlieb William Leitner for northern Pakistan, and Kashmir in India and parts of north-eastern is inhabited by Dards speaking Dardic languages.

It includes Chitral, the upper reaches of the Panjkora River, the Kohistan (highland) of Swat, and the upper portions of the Gilgit Agency. Mentioned by the classical historians Pliny the Elder, Ptolemy Country: Pakistan, India, Afghanistan.

Dardistan inand Being an Account of the History, Religions, Customs, Legends, Fables and Songs of Gilgit, Chilas, Kandia (Gabrial) Yasin, Chitral, Hunza, Nagyr and other parts of the Hindukush. As also a Supplement to the Second Edition of The Hunza and Nagyr Handbook, and an Epitome of Part III of the Author's "The Languages and Races of Dardistan" (with appendices on.

This book is a treasure of information, contains a comprehensive history of northern areas of Pakistan aka Gilgit-Baltistan from pre-historic to present. Covers geographical, linguistic, and ethnographic diversity of the region.5/5(2).

"Baloristan (Gilgit-Chitral) is the name of a region of Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan. It borders the Pakistani province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to the west, Afghanistan and China to the north and Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir to the east, leading to the frozen wastes of the Siachen history books, the area is also known as Baloristan or Dardistan.

Names of towns and villages that we hear of for the first time ever are Skardu, Shigar and Khaplu. Though Dardistan still remains ambiguous and we have to rely on Leitner’s word on it, we know from Al Beruni and Haider Daughlat of a definite location for Bolor and Baltistan and their neighbourhood.

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Mays bedeutendstes Spätwerk führt Kara Ben Nemsi und Hadschi Halef Omar auf /5. Dardistan (Perso-Arabic: داردستان) is a name for the northern Pakistan, and Kashmir in the upper Indus valleys and parts of north-eastern Afghanistan.

It is inhabited by the Dards speaking Dardic languages. Ardistan und Dschinnistan II (German Edition) - Kindle edition by Karl May.

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Orhan Pamuk's memoir Istanbul portrayed a 'poor and confused' place, but one full of shabby beauty. Christopher de Bellaigue is struck by how little .Bolor and Dardistan by Karl Jettmar is a learned exposition of the ancient history of Gilgit, Hunza, and Baltistan by the dean of northern Pakistan scholars.

ISBN BE4IR6 Buy this book.Dardistan (Perso-Arabic: داردستان) is a term coined by Gottlieb William Leitner for the northern Pakistan, along with Baltistan further to the eastward, constitute the Bolor country. In its southern half, it contains the subordinate valleys of Gor, Darel.