Bollywood’s romance with Kashmir dates back to movies like 'Silsila', 'Kashmir Ki kali', 'Junglee', etc and continues till date. We bring to you a list of movies that you probably didn’t know were shot in the popular locations of Kashmir
Jab Takk Hai Jaan: This Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif starrer contained portions which were shot in Kashmir. The song 'Jiya Re' saw Anuskha Sharma dancing on a shikara, in the middle of the Dal Lake. The Dal Lake is one of Kashmir’s most popular tourist locations. It is often referred to as the 'Jewel in the crown of Kashmir' for its evident beauty.
Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani: This coming of age love story with Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone as leads, had stills which were shot in Pahalgam. The movie ran into a controversy with the Jammu and Kashmir tourism when it referred to Pahalgam as Manali. Pahalgam is one the most visited spots in the state. It holds a rich cover of vegetation, the dominant forest consisting mainly of conifers.
The song 'Katiya Karun' from 'Rockstar' was also shot here.
The lead of the movie 'Fitoor' Aditya Roy Kapoor was recently spotted shooting at this beautiful garden.