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Video: The Sight of These Apricots Blooming in Ladakh Will Leave You Enchanted

Home to the Drok-pa community, the stunning visuals are from the Aryan Valley

Have you ever seen apricot trees in full bloom? Well, the Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department has recently released a video presenting stunning visuals of apricot trees in full bloom in the Aryan Valley in Ladakh.

Home to the Drok-pa (Brok-pa) community, who are said to be of Indo-Aryan descent, the villages chosen in the Aryan Valley for this stunning sequence of visuals are Darchik, Hordass, Sanache, Garkon, Dah, Biama, Hanu, Gargardo and Chulichan.

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Located in the upper Indus valley, the Drok-pa tribe has a distinct culture, dress and religious beliefs marked by a form of Buddhism heavily influenced by pre-Buddhist animist beliefs.

(Edited By Vinayak Hegde)

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