Monthly Archives: February 2015

Childhood Development and the Psychological Roots of Disgust

Originally posted on Longreads:
Disgust has deep psychological roots, emerging early in a child’s development. Infants and young toddlers don’t feel grossed out by anything—diapers, Rozin observes, are there in part to stop a baby “from eating her shit.” In…

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Tourism and Transport

Jeeps are the best means of travel in Gilgit-Baltistan Gilgit city is one of the two major hubs for all mountaineering expeditions in Gilgit–Baltistan. Almost all tourists headed for treks in Karakoram or Himalaya Ranges arrive at Gilgit first. Gilgit … Continue reading

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History Of Gilgit

Gilgit was an important city on the silk ros=ad along which buddhsim was spread from South Asia to the rest of asia. It is considered as a Buddhism corridor from which many Chinese monks came to Kashmir to learn and … Continue reading

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Gilgit

Gilgit (Urdu, Shina گلگت) is the capita of Gilgit-Baltistan within the namesake district of Pakistan. The city of Gilgit constitutes a tehsi within Gilgit District. The city’s ancient name was Sargin, later to be known as Gilit, and it is … Continue reading

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