N°11634
Element Suri Jagek (observing the sun), traditional meteorological and astronomical practice based on the observation of the sun, moon and stars in reference to the local topography (Pakistan)
Inscribed in 2018 (13.COM) on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
Title as submitted EN: Sarazari is celebrated at the start of the Chawmos festival coinciding with the sun rising from the marking Sarazari Gut on the Goremon Mountain (Pakistan). A competitive spirit prevails between the two genders over who lights the biggest juniper fire.