PESHAWAR: Numerous guests, together with home and international vacationers, on Saturday visited the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa pavilion and evinced eager curiosity within the wealthy tradition, handicrafts, and distinct traditions being showcased on the three-day Islamabad Tourism Competition.
The KP pavilion established by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Tradition and Tourism Authority (KP-CTA) below the aegis of Sports activities, Tourism, Archaeology, Tradition, Museums and Youth Affairs Division on the Islamabad Tourism Competition at Shalimar Park Floor in Fatima Jinnah Park, F-9, was the centre of attraction for the vacationers and guests, together with males, girls and youngsters.
The KP-CTA established the KP pavilion on the Islamabad Tourism Competition to focus on the cultural and conventional handicrafts and tourism potential to draw extra vacationers to the province, stated a press launch right here.
Artisans from throughout the KP, together with Abbottabad, Dera Ismail Khan, Haripur Swabi, Charsadda, Mansehra, Peshawar, Chitral and elsewhere have erected stalls that displayed the cultural and conventional handicrafts, meals cuisines and music.
Many guests turned as much as the KP pavilion that displayed handicrafts together with Swati Shawls, Kalash, Khadar, embroidery, Taghar work, Bannu Royal Khaadi, stone carving, Peshawari caps and chapal, wax portray, steel work, wooden carving, art work, calligraphy, ring making, sitar making, Chitrali Patti, Gandhara Artwork, Drooza chappal, Sarghashay, Charsadda chappal, maizaray work, Karawa work, Sarkha, Dandas, Parunay, pottery work, Qehwa, blacksmith work, Hazara Jisti Scarf and Moti work and cultural gadgets and jewellry made from copper and stone.
Conventional dances had been carried out and folks music with rabab mangay additionally performed to entertain guests and vacationers on the pageant. Different artistes like Sahar Ali, Azmat Ali, Aima Baig and others would additionally carry out on the occasion.
The tour operators have additionally established a particular desk to supply details about the cultural and tourism potential of the province by way of brochures, posters, booklets, video documentaries and pamphlets in order that the households and guests may acquire particulars concerning scenic points of interest and cultural variety.
Different actions, together with energy gliding, micro gentle, paragliding, horse, parade, Classic automobile present, motorcycle highway present, meals present and play land for the kids are additionally a part of the pageant.
A real picture of the nation, like a ‘mini Pakistan’ has been showcased within the pageant whereas representing all elements of the nation in its distinctive colors.
Aside from leisure segments, the show of cultural supplies on the pageant proved very important in educating the guests to worth arts and crafts of the nation.
It’s a widespread platform for all Pakistani folks artistes, folks musicians and different performers to take part and showcase their artistic arts.
The pageant makes efforts to revive, protect and discover folklores, native arts and handicrafts within the nation.
“This pageant is a good alternative for the vacationers and households to know in regards to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s scenic resorts, wealthy cultural heritage and handicrafts,” Khalid Khan, a customer from KP, stated.
He took a spherical of stalls on the KP pavilion and appreciated the preparations made for the artisans, vacationers and guests.