Wednesday, March 18, 2009

on road, Kud

Photographs around Kud.

Kud, around 103 Kms away from Jammu, is a place of some great scenic beauty. Kud is popular as a spot for trekking and camping. But among the people of Jammu, Kud is famous for its sweets and sweet shops, actually the famous shop is just one. These sweets are made in the purest desi ghee possible. Pickles, aanchar, of Kud are equally famous.


Shiny steel roof tops of houses.



Birdworld Mall. Kud will be next know for this establishment. Hiring process for birds is still on.


Pine trees. Electric wires.

NH1-A to Srinagar, built precariously along ravines, cutting thorugh dicey mountain sides, at times too narrow, nature reclaiming the ground, never too wide, is a highway of diesel fumes, trucks and buses. Kud provides some respite during the journey.

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