Churches in Pakistan

Churches in Pakistan. By Rashid Zia Cheema Christianity is the second largest religious minority in Pakistan after Hinduism. The total number of Christians in Pakistan was estimated at 2.5 million in 2005, or 1.6% of the population. Of these, approximately half are Roman Catholic and half Protestant. Most Christians in Pakistan are descended from recent […]

They Need to be Trained

A Motorcyclist Crossing a Divider Between Two Roads Policemen Breaking the Law loading… Pakistani Policeman Breaking Traffic Law.  Three men riding on a motor cycle. People Need to be Trained Pakistani Policemen Taking Bribe from a Motor Cyclist Photography Not Allowed No Rules for Media No Parking: Motor Cycle Parking is Not allowed Editor’s Note: If […]

Photos of Other Cities of Punjab

Alexander Bridge, near Attock Fort – 1963. Photo by Bill Spence (also seen in the photo). Hiran Minar, near Sheikhupura Another view of Hiran Minar, near Sheikhupura Mangla Lake loading… Spill Ways of Mangla Dam, Mangla Mangla Garrison. Main Entrance to Baral Colony. Photo by Sajid Younus. Ramkot Fort The Probynabad Stud Farm, Okara.  The […]

Pakistan Abroad

This Post is dedicated to the activities of overseas Pakistanis and any other activity directly concerned with Pakistan. The readers are welcome to contribute for this Post. Old black & white rare photos dating back to 1947 can be seen in the last portion of this page. Lahore in Orange County, Virginia, USA. Lahore is a small […]

Pakistani Culture

Pakistan has a rich and diverse culture which is depicted here through photos and videos. Street Painter                   Pakistani ‘Kumhaar’ (Potter) Pakistani Culture Making Roti in Tandoor Niswar. An affordable substitute of cigarette, hooka, and Sheesha. Editor’s Note: If you have liked this web page, then please share […]

Pakistani Flag and its Lovers

Pakistani Flag. Pakistan’s national flag was adopted during a meeting of the Constituent Assembly on August 11, 1947 just three days before the Independence. It was later retained by the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Pakistan flag has a white star and crescent on a dark green field, with a vertical white stripe at the hoist […]

National Anthem of Pakistan

National Anthem of Pakistan. By Rashid Zia Cheema Brief History In early 1948, A. R. Ghani, a Muslim from Transvaal (South Africa), offered two prizes of Rs. 5,000 each for the poet and composer of a national anthem for the newly independent state of Pakistan. A press advertisement for prizes was published in June 1948. […]

Our Heroes

Nishan-e-Haider                                                                 Nk Saif Ali Janjua (Hilal-e-Kashmir)   Nishan-e-Haider is the highest military gallantry award given by Pakistan. It is awarded to military personnel for extraordinary bravery in […]

Pakistani Talent

Click any page to see the wonderful achievements of talented Pakistanis. Talented Pakistanis in Education Talented Pakistanis in IT and Computer Talented Pakistanis in Military Training Talented Pakistani Scientists Talented Pakistanis in Technology loading…

Rare Photos of Pakistani Politicians

Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan with Gandhi at Edwardes College Peshawar, 1938 Nawab Akbar Bugti with Quaid-e-Azam. At Quetta. Che Guevara with President Ayub Khan at Karachi, 1959. Photo taken in 1959 at VIP Lounge of Karachi Airport. Some journalists are of the view that though Che Guevara visited Pakistan in 1959 but this photo was taken during […]