The oldest authentic document about Lahore was written anonymously in 982 and is called Hudud-i-Alam.It was translated into English by Vladimir Fedorovich Minorsky and published in Lahore in 1927.
The largest town of Pakistan and additionally known as ‘town of lights, we are speaking about Karachi.
It’s a massive and busy city and those want some time to loosen up after their job.
), the second largest city-district of Pakistan, covers thousands of years.
Originally the capital and largest city of the Punjab region, it has since its creation changed hands from Hindu, Buddhist, Greek, Muslim, Sikh and British rule to becoming the cultural capital and the heart of modern-day Pakistan.
Likewise, the Ravi River that flows through northern Lahore was said to be named in honour of the Hindu goddess Durga.
situated on the route between the Indus river in a region described as extending along the rivers Bidastes or Vitasta (Jhelum), Sandabal or Chandra Bhaga (Chenab), and Adris or Iravati (Ravi).Punjabi is the native language of the province, and is the most widely spoken language in Lahore and rural areas, although Urdu and English are becoming more popular with younger generations as they are officially supported while panjabi has no official patronage.Many people of Lahore who speak Punjabi are known as Lahori Punjabi due to a mixture of Punjabi and colloquial Urdu.Find the best places for breakfast & Sunday brunch in Lahore.Enjoy your breakfast favorites such as mushroom & cheese omelets, eggs Benedict, pancakes, blueberry French toast with maple syrup, bagels with smoked salmon, qeema paratha, fresh juices and much more.In this document, Lahore is referred to as a small shahr (city) with "impressive temples, large markets and huge orchards." It refers to "two major markets around which dwellings exist," and it also mentions "the mud walls that enclose these two dwellings to make it one." The original document is currently held in the British Museum. The earliest princes were said to be traditional Gurjar.