Welcome to Swatian.com,
This site is dedicated to the beautiful valley of Swat.
Swat is also known for the term "Switzerland of Pakistan".
But those who experienced both places will be agreeing that the beauty
of Switzerland can be found in Swat but the beauty of swat cannot be found
in Switzerland. Stay tuned with us and we will introduce you with the hidden
beauty of Swat, its cultural values (pukhtunwali) and to the proud people (pukhtana) of Swat.
Introduction to Swat
The valley of swat is of great historical significance including the cradle
of many Buddhist part of Gandara. Gandara remains vast area extended from Sind in south to
swat on north, where Buddhism was in peak. The art that developed in Gandara is known as Gandara Art.
Gandara was specialized in settlement architecture and stone carving.
The itineraries and travelogues of the Tibetan and Chinese pilgrims who visited this scared
land from time to time provide the reliable source of information on swat valley. ….Read More
written by: Umar Badshah From: Mingora date:01.01.1977 veiwed:
The Voice Of Swat
The beautifull valley of swat is famous for its its GOD gifted natural
beauty and rich of natural resources is ignored for years by officials. The condition of
swat is getting worst day by day. The natural beauty and resources are dramaticaly disapearing,
forest are cutted brutly, and the fight for getting basic facilties for a common man is getting
worst on daily bassis. In this section you can read about this problem and can also be appreciated
if you point out one. Read More