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Top 5 Dangerous Roads in the World.

Top 5 Dangerous Roads in the World

Imagine driving down a scenic road in some exotic, foreign and far-flung locale with your loved ones and around the bend the trail disappears and the road practically turns into a narrow route with zero visibility. Indeed a fun road trip can turn into a living nightmare if you encounter roads that are unsafe. Here is a list of 7 dangerous roads in the world that will turn your knuckles white:

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Basant festival celebrations in Lahore.

Culture of Pakistan: Basant Festival

Basant festival is celebrated with utmost vigor and enthusiasm in Lahore. The festival ensues flying of colorful kites during the Spring season and is celebrated by both Indians and Pakistanis.

History of Basant

Basant is celebrated in full vigor and enthusiasm in various major cities of Punjab.

Basant, also referred as the festival of kites, is a centuries old cultural tradition celebrated in Punjab. A book published by Aman Ullah Khan Arman in 1959 quoted Basant as a seasonal festival celebrated in unity with no religious bearings or restrictions. The Festival of Kites is celebrated in  February in herald of Spring. There is an old Aryan tradition wherein people during Basant festival wear yellow colored dresses, as the color indicates mustard blossom during Spring. According to a famous Indo-Pak poet, Kalidasa, Basant is celebrated to welcome blossoming flowers, flowing rivers and unity.

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Dadahar Fort is a newly discovered castle that holds immense historical patronage and importance.

Dadahara Fort: A Newly Found Castle

The recently discovered Dadahara Fort is situated amidst the mountain of Dadahara, Brikot Tehsilis and is said to be built in the 9th century. Archaeologists have urged the Pakistani government to preserve the newly found castle in order to uncover various historical facts and information. Pakistan is known for history and archaeology with award winning archaeological sites to explore. Many have claimed the Dadahara Fort to be a major part of a chain of castles built in the Hindu-Greek period.

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