List of cultural heritage sites in Azad Kashmir

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Azad Kashmir, part of the former princely state of Jammu and Kashmir, is an autonomous state of Pakistan.[1] The history of the region dates back to thousands of years. A survey team in 2014 recorded around 100 archaeological sites in the region dating back to Mughal, Sikh, and Dogra rule.[2]

Following is an incomplete list of cultural heritage sites in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Government System". Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir. Retrieved 15 June 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Archaeologists urge preservation of monuments in Azad Kashmir". The Express Tribune. 2 Jan 2014. Retrieved 17 June 2014.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Tourism & Archaeology" (PDF). pndajk.gov.pk. Planning & Development Department, Govt. of AJK. Retrieved 17 June 2014.
  4. ^ a b c "Main Archaeological & Historical Assets" (PDF). http://pndajk.gov.pk/. Planning & Development Department, Govt of AJK. Retrieved 18 July 2014. External link in |website= (help)
  5. ^ a b "Bhimber District". Minister of Tourism, Archaeology & Civil Defence, Govt of AJK. Retrieved 18 June 2014.
  6. ^ "Haveli". Tourism & Archaeology Department Go AJK. Retrieved 18 June 2014.
  7. ^ "District Kotli". Minister of Tourism, Archaeology & Civil Defence, Govt of AJK. Retrieved 18 June 2014.
  8. ^ a b "Mirpur". Tourism and Archaeology Department, Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Pakistan. Retrieved 18 July 2014.
  9. ^ "Ramkot Fort: Centuries-old Kashmiri heritage site on the verge of destruction". The Express Tribune. January 29, 2012. Retrieved 18 July 2014.
  10. ^ a b c d "Muzaffarabad". Tourism and Archaeology Department, Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Pakistan. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  11. ^ "A red fort, a Kashmiri chronicle". The Express Tribune. 13 Jan 2013. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  12. ^ "Black Fort". Lonely Planet. Retrieved 15 June 2014.
  13. ^ Singh, Sarina (2008). Pakistan & the Karakoram Highway (7th ed.). Footscray, Vic.: Lonely Planet. p. 184. ISBN 9781741045420. Retrieved 17 July 2014.