Khewra Salt Mine

Khewra Salt Mine

The Khewra Salt Mine (or Mayo Salt Mine) is located in Khewra, north of Pind Dadan Khan, an administrative subdivision ofJhelum District, Punjab Region, Pakistan, which rises from the Indo-Gangetic Plain. It is Pakistan’s largest and oldest salt mine and the world’s second largest. It is a major tourist attraction, drawing up to 250,000 visitors…

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BaganWala

BaganWala

From M2 Motorway, take Lilla interchange exit and head towards Khwera. After 30 minute drive you will hit a T-Junction. Turn right towards Pind Dadan Khan and then onto Jehlum road. After 40 minute of drive you wil reach Daryapal from where you turn left again. 10 minute drive you will see a marker Bhaganwala…

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Peer Da Khara

Peer Da Khara

Hazrat Pir Karam Shah Wali Allah had gone very righteous. He left the world rejoicing in the remembrance of God and did worship in the hilltop. The place of worship is still on top of the hill. The shrine is just down the hill. There is a mosque with the tomb, which is extremely beautiful. Here…

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Al-Beruni-The Pioneer Muslim Scientist

Al-Beruni-The Pioneer Muslim Scientist

Abū Rayḥān Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad Al-Bīrūnī (4/5 September 973 – 13 December 1048) known as Al-Biruni was a Khwarezmian Iranian Muslim scholar and polymath. Al-Biruni is regarded as one of the greatest scholars of the medieval Islamic era and was well versed in physics, mathematics, astronomy, and natural sciences, and also distinguished himself as a historian, chronologist and linguist. He was conversant in Khwarezmian, Persian, Arabic, Sanskrit, and also knew Greek, Hebrew and Syriac. He spent…

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