N°11635
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: Early morning an air of silence prevails. The Kalasha temples are painted by young children with drawings using reed pens whose tip is covered with sheep’s wool and dipped in ink made from holly oak and juniper soot.