GULMIT – People in Gojal valley have been braving the cold weathers, made worst by the lack of electricity and other sources of energy. But at last they had something to celebrate. The seasonal festival of “Kitzhit” was celebrated with cultural zeal in Gulmit, Gojal yesterday, to welcome the spring. Ironically, though, light snow fell in Gulmit on the same day.
Hundreds of People gathered near the community center and celebrated the arrival of spring by praying, playing “Tuksuri” and eating special dishes prepared for the ocassion. Other villages, up northwards, would celebrate the festival within the coming days. PAMIR TIMES offers a very happy KITHZHIT MUBORAK to all its readers.
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