MALE CULTURAL COSTUMES OF GILGIT-BALTISTAN:
By Waheed Murad Rumi (Chief Executive RAAC)
Gilgit Baltistan region posseses an
asortic attraction in its culture and traditions. It comprises of mainly 7
districts with different local languages, costumes,cultural dance and
traditions ,which distinguish the entire Gilgit Baltistan from other parts of
White topi (pharchin) with a flower at the front side, long Chugha
(Shuqaa), woolen shirt and trousers with cultural
local motifs, woolen socks and shoes known as Sandal or Huchu. A woolen belt tied
up along the waist known as Oshchum in Urdu known as Kamarband.
White topi with a Gamburi at the front side, long Chugha (Shuqaa),
woolen socks, Shalwar Kameez.
Skardu: Brown topi, woolen dress and shawl, woolen multicolored
Brown or Black Topi, Shalwar Kameez, woolen shawl with gulkari motifs on
boarders of the shawl.
White Topi, Chugha, boots,
kamarband and woolen dress.
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