describe the seasonal movement of Gujjar Bakarwals

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describe the seasonal movement of Gujjar Bakarwals

describe the seasonal movement of Gujjar Bakarwals
1.)in winter the high mountains were covered with snow they lived with their herds in the low hills Shivalik Range

2.)the dry Scrub forest here provide pasture for their heards

3.)by the end of April they begin their Northern march for their summer grazing Grounds

4.)several households came together for this journey farming what is known as kafila.

5.)they crossed the Pir Panjal passes and entered the valley of Kashmir

6.) with the on set of Summer the snow melted and the Mountains side lush green

7.)the variety of grasses that sprouted provided rich nutritious forage the animal heards

8.)by the End of September they were on the move again this time on their downward journey back to their winter base

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