Jhelum

What is Jhelum known for?


rock stone

and Mianwali region, Khewra Salt Mines were discovered. The discovery of the mines, however, was not made by Alexander nor his "allies", but by his horse. It is stated that when Alexander's army stopped here for rest, the horses started licking the stones. One of his soldiers took notice of it and when he tasted the rock stone, it was salty thus leading to the discovery of the mines. '''Sibi Railway Station''' is a junction railway station. The railway track was lined in 1890s during the British era to link Sibi with rest of the country. The routes are Sibi from linked with Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Quetta, Multan, Faisalabad, Hyderabad (Hyderabad, Sindh), Rohri, Sukkur, Bahawalpur, Dera Ghazi Khan, Kot Adu, Gujrat, Jacobabad, Gujranwala, Khanewal, Nawabshah, Attock, Jhelum, and Nowshera (Nowshera, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa). Hazara (country), the Abisares of the Greeks;it forms the north-western district of the Peshawar division.It was conquered by Arjuna(Mahabharata,Sabha-Parva,Ch.27;JASD.(1852)p.234).But Dr. Stein identifies the kingdom of Abhisara with the tract of the lower and middle hills between the Vitasta(Jhelum) and Chadrabhaga(Chenab) including the state of Rajapuri(Rajauri) in Kasmira. Encyclopaedia of ancient Indian geography By Subodh Kapoor-page-3 http: books.google.co.in books?id 43Fzt-G_-XYC&pg PA3&dq great+abhiras&hl en&ei 3ymQTeabHImmcKyBvY0K&sa X&oi book_result&ct result&resnum 5&ved 0CDsQ6AEwBA# Arrian, ''Anabasis Alexandri'', v. 8, 20, 29; Curtius Rufus (Quintus Curtius Rufus), ''Historiae Alexandri Magni'', viii. 12-14, ix. 1, x. 1 The kingdom of Abhisara finds reference in ancient Indian texts also. In epic times and Buddhist times, it had formed integral part of Ancient Kamboja (Kambojas) Mahajanapada. Old kingdom of Abhisara was basically situated in the Poonch, Rajauri and Nowshera (Nowshera District) districts of Jammu and Kashmir. Political History of Ancient India: From the Accession of Parikshit to the Extinction of the Gupta Dynasty, 1953, p 248, Hemchandra Raychaudhuri, University of Calcutta; The Mahābhārata, Its Genesis and Growth: A Statistical Study, 1986, p 115, M. R. Yardi, Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute - Mahābhārata; Military History of India, 1980, p 38, Hemendra Chandra Kar - History; '''Sibi Railway Station''' is junction railway station. The railway track was lined in 1890s during the British era to link Sibi with rest of the country. The routes are Sibi from linked with Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Quetta, Multan, Faisalabad, Hyderabad (Hyderabad, Sindh), Rohri, Sukkur, Bahawalpur, Dera Ghazi Khan, Kot Adu, Gujrat, Jacobabad, Gujranwala, Khanewal, Nawabshah, Attock, Jhelum, and Nowshera (Nowshera, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa). On the top of this hill is a shrine called Chehl-Abdal of Chehl Abdal” wikipedia:Jhelum commons:Jhelum


technical education

schools%20directory Punjab(Jhehlum).pdf School Directory of PUNJAB (Jhelum) wikipedia:Jhelum commons:Jhelum


related products

Medical facilities in Jhelum One such hospital is the Combined Military Hospital Jhelum. Major industries thumb Pakistan Tobacco Company Jhelum (File:Pakistan Tobacco Company Jhelum.JPG) Some of the major industries are: TMA Jhelum (Industries) *Pakistan Chipboard (Pvt) Ltd Chipboard factory *Pakistan Tobacco Company Tobacco related products Notable people


beautiful building

in the middle of the city in a beautiful building. VU Jhelum Campus is well equipped, neat and organised campus. To facilitate the students, all sort of academics programs are offered at the campus. Students can continue their study without any power cut and internet issue. It is the place where students get prepared for their promising career and meet their respective course fellows. Hospitals thumb DHQ Civil Hospital Jada Jhelum (File:DHQ Jhelum.JPG) File:AlKhadim Memorial Hospital.JPG


humorous+poetry

, 3,252,123 in Rawalpindi, 72,957 in Gujar Khan, 174,679 in Jhelum, 1,000,000 in UK (expatriates) familycolor Indo-European '''Zamir Jafri''' (Urdu: '''ضمیر جعفری''') (January 1, 1916 – May 12, 1999) was a Pakistani poet born in Dina Jhelum. He became famous for his Urdu humorous poetry and also wrote humorous columns in the newspapers and periodicals. After graduating from Punjab University (University of the Punjab), he joined the army’s public relation


series history'

diary. History Ancient The Rajputs, Jats and Ahirs,


bhatti

and Jhelum rivers meet founded in era of Sri Rama then remodeled by Sial chief. Famous Punjabi love stories of Heer Ranjha and Mirza Sahiba belong to the soil of this particular city. That is why city is also referred to as "Land of Love" and "City of Bhangra". Jhang is the birthplace of famous revolutionary of Punjab known as Dulla Bhatti. * Faisalabad, Punjab (Pakistan): Faisalabad is the birthplace of famous Indian revolutionary Bhagat Singh


famous temple

hill top which is at wikipedia:Jhelum commons:Jhelum


top stories

of the Pakistan Army as each district possesses a fixed percentage of seats in all branches of the army, as per census records. Large numbers of men from Sind and Balochistan have joined the ranks of the army and have proved their commitment and bravery to the national cause in Kargil and the ongoing global war on terrorism. Punjab’s dominance in army being reduced: ISPR -DAWN – Top Stories; 14


show strong

in Northwest India, no trace of either the M170 or the M35 genetic markers associated with Greeks and Macedonians have been found in Punjab and this region show strong peculiar characteristics of North Indians and the reason is that Alexander mostly ruled this land with the help of local allies like Porus. . Later own this region was ruled by local Indian kings and then North Indian region

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