Lahore is the capital city of Pakistani Province Punjab. It is after Karachi , the second most populous city of Pakistan. Lahore is the 32nd most populous city in the World. It is located in the north-eastern end of Province Punjab of Pakistan , near the border with Indian state of Punjab. It is one of Pakistan’s wealthiest city.
Nicknames of Lahore :
. Paris of East
. Heart of Pakistan
. Pearl of Punjab
. Data ki Nagri
. City of Festivals
. Zinda Dilan-e-Shehar Lahore
. City of Gardens
. The Garden of The Mughals
. The Cultural Capital Of Pakistan
1- Minar-e-Pakistan ( National Tower of Pakistan)
This tower actually reflects a blend of Mughal and Modern architecture !
Mīnār-i Pākistān, literally “Tower of Pakistan”) is a public monument located in Iqbal Park, adjacent to theWalled City of Lahore in the Pakistani province of Punjab. The tower was constructed during the 1960s on the site where the All-India Muslim League passed the Lahore Resolution on 23 March 1940 – the first official call for a separate and independent homeland for the Muslims of British India.
As Pakistan came into being on 14th August , so today is Pakistans 70th Birthday, Have a look over the fireworks happened last night at Minar e Pakistan , Lahore