Saturday, April 11, 2009

teen'e pash - tin roof tops

View from Hotel's Roof Top

3 comments:

  1. Teen'e Pash..Now slowly giving way to "Seemath Pash"(Cemented Roofs) and relatively much new Alloy Roofs...And also it is said that old people of Kashmir were rather amused to see Houses without Pash when they went out of Kashmir...

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  2. One joke that did rounds soon after Exodus of 1990...One panditjee when moved to Jammu, saw houses without "Teen Pash" and the explanation for their absense that during summers it was so hot that all "Teen Pash" in Jammu burnt down..

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  3. Not only old people but also children. Even I found the flat cemented roof tops odd and funny. And I always wondered - why the hell do they have doorless-roofless toilets on open wall-less roofs?

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