Tomb of Jahangir

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      Tomb of Jahangir, (Punjabi: جهانگير دا مقبرہ, Urdu: جهانگير کا مقبرہ) is the mausoleum built for the Mughal Emperor Jahangir who ruled from 1605 to 1627. The mausoleum is located near the town of Shahdara Bagh in Lahore, Pakistan. His son Shah Jahan built the mausoleum 10 years after his father’s death. It is sited in an attractive walled garden. It has four 30 […]

Udegram

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  Udegram is a very nice place, surround by mountains and very friendly people. Ikram Ullah, Muhammad ali, Salman khan, Murad Ali and most importantly Zia Ullah khan are the notables of the village.Danish mand and Sultan not included because they are from Gogdara. Here is an old graveyard, with slate pieces at the head and […]

Giri Fort

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The glen of Giri is located 8 km north-east of Taxila, at the foot of Margallah. It is approached through a rough torrent bed near two villages named Khurram Gujar and Khurram Paracha. There are remains of two monasteries and stupas, one on the top of the hill and other below it. The remains of […]

Agham Kot

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Agham Kot (Urdu: اگهم کوٹ ) or is located in Hyderabad District, Sindh, Pakistan. It is also known as Agham. The Lohánas. Agham, or Agham-kot, lies about thirty miles south-east from Hyderabad, and though now almost forgotten, it was formerly a place of some consequence. Its position is not very easily identified, and the name is rarely introduced into the maps. In […]

Butkara Stupa

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The Butkara Stupa is an important Buddhist stupa in the area of Swat, Pakistan. It may have been built by the Mauryan emperor Ashoka, but it is generally dated slightly later to the 2nd century BCE. [lightbox type=”image” href=”http://cdn2.localyte.com/images/user/882221_med.jpg”][/lightbox] [lightbox type=”image” href=”http://www.heritage.gov.pk/Gandhara/Gandhara_Archi-2.jpg”][/lightbox] [lightbox type=”image” href=”http://a7.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/167198_151834721535367_5404533_n.jpg”][/lightbox] [lightbox type=”image” href=”http://www.adhikara.com/buddhas-paradies/1-Rietberg-Buddhas-Paradies.jpg”][/lightbox] The stupa was enlarged on five occasions […]