High up in the Hindukush Mountains, we try to deliver quality education at as low a price as possible.
Submitted by Saifullah on Wed, 2008-07-09 13:41.
Going to school through the snow

Only some courageous souls will reach school on such a day.


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Submitted by Saifullah on Wed, 2008-07-09 13:29.
Kosht in early spring

Compare this scenery with the one of Kosht in the snow:

Scene of Kosht under snow: Snow...only snow!Scene of Kosht under snow: Snow...only snow!


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Submitted by Saifullah on Wed, 2008-07-09 13:20.
Electricity lines in winter

Snow or rain or even sometimes a mere wind can destroy the poles and lines attached to them... for weeks long.


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Submitted by Saifullah on Wed, 2008-07-09 13:12.
Wood collector descending from the heights

During the summer months this scene is commonly met on the paths of the villages: wood collected higher up to be used as fuel for the long winter.


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Submitted by Saifullah on Wed, 2008-07-09 12:52.
Teaching in the sun

During the winter months only the brave teachers think of teaching indoors!


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Submitted by Saifullah on Wed, 2008-07-09 12:43.
Scene of Kosht under snow

Snow...only snow!


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Submitted by Saifullah on Wed, 2008-07-09 12:32.
Wheat trucks

Traffic jam caused by the numerous wheat trucks invading Chitral in autumn


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Submitted by Shams Uddin on Fri, 2008-07-04 12:20.
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The Spinning Wheel of The Local Economy

Women have traditionally been contributing to the local economy through their spinning wheel. However their contribution to the livelihood within the household as well as outside is least recognized. Their labour is unrewarded and their efforts are unappreciated. This elderly lady is preparing weft and warp for traditional carpet. Her job is hard that calls for great tolerance, patience and forbearance. After acquiring wool from sheep and carding it, she has entered the second phase of preparing the tread [weft and warp] for traditional carpet, Patti or sweater.


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Submitted by Shams Uddin on Fri, 2008-07-04 12:01.
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Sad Demise of a Witty Person
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Submitted by Shams Uddin on Wed, 2008-07-02 12:45.
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Embroidered Front of Lady Garments
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