For many kids and college students, summer is wrap and school has begun and Fall weather is just around the corner! Kashmir House of Pashminas is wishing everyone a great start to the upcoming Fall and we hope you all had a great summer!
Kashmir is affectionately called "Heaven on Earth" and rightfully so as Kashmir's natural beauty tends to captivate your eyes, soothe your soul, and bring a peaceful inner joy within you making you realizing that, "the world is beautiful".
Kashmiris call the coldest winter days ‘Chlllai Kalan’ which translates to forty days of intense cold. Chillai Kalan are the days when the winter is the harshest in Kashmir. It is also the time when I will seize the winter day, bundle up in one of my warmest Kashmiri shawls, and go outside for long or short walk to one of the local cafes in Srinagar for a cup of Kahwa Tea. Despite being an avid coffee drinker, I call this tea my little cup of heaven. What is Kahwa Tea? The Kashmiri variation of kahwa is made by boiling green tea leaves with local...