Dera Ghazi Khan

What is Dera Ghazi Khan known for?


history+water

and almost after 60 years second time in history water entered in the city on 9 September 2012 due to heavy rains in Koh-e-Sulaiman. Civic administration and politics Dera Ghazi Khan City is administratively subdivided into seven Union Councils (Union Councils of Pakistan).


bhatti

),gorgage (Balochi & Brohi speaker dwelling in Quetta & Jiwani and some saraiki speaker dwelling in dera ghazi khan ), Gurchani,Dasti, Jaskani, Marri, Mastoi,Jatoi, Mirani, Bugti, Malghani is part of Nutkani or Notkani and Bamozai Known as Akhund Akhwand tribes, whose ancestors came in from Afghanistan around 200 years ago and settled in the old Dera Ghazi Khan.Also the local Saraiki clans, Bhatti, Langah, Khundo, Koriya, Daha, Bhutta, Metla, Mochi, Khakhi, Khakh, Hinjra, Chajra, living


books online

, Albermarle Street year 1841 page 276 By 1761, Ahmad Shah Abdali invaded the Maratha territory of Punjab and captured remnants of the Maratha Empire in Punjab (Punjab region) and Kashmir regions and re-consolidated control over them. For a detailed account of the battle fought, see Chapter VI of ''PKFHSPKFHS books-online-a tfmeh10.htm The Fall of the Moghul Empire of Hindustan'' by H. G. Keene. ref>


traditional sweet

and Urdu languages. The tradition of Mushaira is still very common in the city and villages. Famous Urdu poet Mohsin Naqvi and Javed Ahsan Khan belongs to Dera Ghazi Khan. Cuisine * Sohanjhnrran (Saraiki (Saraiki language):


publications research

;ref name "Haroon Jamal" The Lund (Lund (tribe)), kamlani baloch, Jhungail, Khosa, Leghari, Gaurmani, Rana (Rana (clan)), Warya, Qaisrani


personal social

. Charpai and Hamacha means a big wooden cart, which are kepts at chowks and baithaks (Mehmaan khana). Normally peoples sit on charpai and hamacha in the evening and on holidays. There they discuss their daily personal, social and political issues in friendly environment. Fairs and festivals * Sangh Mela, is a Vaisakhi fair during March and April, is celebrated in Sakhi Sarwar by people coming from Jhang and Faisalabad since centuries. This festival is celebrated by Hindus


leading news

in Pakistan Ghazi Khan Medical College : The government decided to establish a medical college in Dera Ghazi Khan to improve the facilities in southern part of the province.


sweet made

and Urdu languages. The tradition of Mushaira is still very common in the city and villages. Famous Urdu poet Mohsin Naqvi and Javed Ahsan Khan belongs to Dera Ghazi Khan. Cuisine * Sohanjhnrran (Saraiki (Saraiki language): ) or the flowers of Moringa oleifera is very peculiar food of Saraiki culture including Dera Ghazi Khan. * Sohan Halwa is traditional sweet made by boiling a mixture of water, sugar, milk and wheatflour (coarse pieces) cornflour


unique building

Khan city. It is located in a small village named Muqam. Later, Mughal (Mughal Empire) king Zahir-ud-din Muhammad Babur (Babur) amended his tomb. It is a unique building of Mughal architecture. Thousands of people from all over South Asia come here on the Annual Celebrations of Birth of Sakhi Sarwar in March every year. Tomb of Ghazi Khan The tomb of Nawab Ghazi Khan Mirrani (Ghazi Khan), locally called as ''handeera'' in Saraiki, was built in the beginning

and pleasant weather for a day or two. *


culture including

and Urdu languages. The tradition of Mushaira is still very common in the city and villages. Famous Urdu poet Mohsin Naqvi and Javed Ahsan Khan belongs to Dera Ghazi Khan. Cuisine * Sohanjhnrran (Saraiki (Saraiki language): ) or the flowers of Moringa oleifera is very peculiar food of Saraiki culture including Dera Ghazi Khan. * Sohan Halwa is traditional sweet made by boiling a mixture of water, sugar, milk and wheatflour (coarse pieces) cornflour

until it becomes solid. * Sohbat is very peculiar food of Saraiki culture including Dera Ghazi Khan and Taunsa. * Sijji is very peculiar food of Saraiki culture including Dera Ghazi Khan and Fort Munro. Sports Dera Ghazi Khan has a cricket stadium

Dera Ghazi Khan

thumb right 200px Road to Fort Munro, Dera Ghazi Khan (Image:Road Block due to landslide at Girdu.JPG)

'''Dera Ghazi Khan''' ( in nastaʿlīq script, is a geographically central city of Pakistan at the junction of all four provinces of Pakistan. The city is headquarter of Dera Ghazi Khan Division, which consists of the Dera Ghazi Khan (Dera Ghazi Khan District), Rajanpur (Rajanpur District), Muzaffargarh (Muzaffargarh District) and Layyah (Layyah District) districts.

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