Shahi Hammam: A royal history

Located near the Delhi Gate in Lahore, the Shahi Hammam is a glorious piece of architecture that was constructed during the Mughal era. Decorated lavishly with marble and exquisite pattern, the main purpose of the Shahi Hammam will leave you surprised. The building served as a royal bath! Can you imagine that? The houses today aren’t … Continue reading Shahi Hammam: A royal history

Baluchitherium: The beast of Balochistan

By Fatima Shaheen Niazi  A few years back, I went on a visit to the Hingol National Park and was left in awe at the beauty Balochistan had to offer. The province is flooded with exquisite hills, blue beaches and adorable wildlife. The group I was with also spotted some odd rock formations in the … Continue reading Baluchitherium: The beast of Balochistan

The history behind the magnificent Badshahi Mosque

By Momina Aftab Situated in the heart of Lahore - standing tall and magnanimous, surrounded by soothing gardens and other Mughal era relics - Badshahi Mosque is the epitome of Mughal architecture grandeur. Being the most prominent architectural phenomenon of this city, the Royal Mosque holds within its sandstone paved courtyard, bulbous domes, embellished arches … Continue reading The history behind the magnificent Badshahi Mosque