Sunday, September 6, 2015

Wood carving Workshop on Jhelum river


Wood carving workshop on Jhelum river.
Fateh Kadal, Urdu Bazaar.



Way to the Ghat

Upper floor

The entire building used to be wooden. It is now being remade in cement and bricks. The upper floor was still under works. If I could get into that floor, the view would have been something like this:

from the book Irene Petrie : Missionary to Kashmir (1903). Photographs by Geoffroy Millias.
Had been trying to find the spot for quite sometime
Only other option left is to find Ahmed Joo's Shop







Stories from Kashmir



This entire floor was under water in the flood of 2014






He was kind enough to tell me that the shop/house once belonged to a Pandit family long ago.







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