Situated down the slopes of the Dhauladhar ranges, Baadii Khas is a part of the many small hamlets that cluster this region of the upper Kangra Valley in Himachal Pradesh. Including Baadii, the panchayats of Nanahar, Kalholi, Nain, Kandbari, Spadu and Kamlehar are home to more than 7,500 people. A majority of the population comprises of the Gaddi tribes, alongside many other communities, thriving with vibrant cultures and rustic lifestyles. The architecture, pastoral practices, and folk culture of the region, are vast resources of knowledge, and stand out in the synergy they exhibit. Abundant with rich natural resources, the area is also the gateway to an incredible Himalayan landscape that humbles with its timeless presence.