of hills loses grip...
...in the wake of landslips
the queen of hills, is sinking at several places due to indiscriminate
digging of hill slopes for construction of multi-storey buildings and
also because of weathering of rocks.
clan helped preserve Indian literature
S. D. Sharma
study of literature reveals that Bhat is the Sanskritised form of
Bhatta ó a respectful term for a Brahaman and probably
connected with Bharti i.e., bearer or master. H.A. Rose (1883)
opines that the Punjabi form of the word is Bhatt, but is commonly
pronounced as Bhat in hilly areas and foothills.