RELIGION Islamic republic of Pakistan Followers of Jesus Christ Muslims 96% Holy book is called Bible Other faiths including Christains,Hindus,Buddhist, The holy Quran also Parsses 4% mentions the prophet Jesus & his mother Mary ; the Islam religion of peace Muslims hold them in great Holy book is called holy esteem. Quran
LANGUAGE Language is one of the basic factor in culture.. Urdu is the National language of Pakistan. Many Pakistani speak more than two or three languages. Mother tongue at home, Urdu & English at school.. The regional languages of Pakistan Sindhi, Punjabi, Baluchi,Pushto , Saraiki , Brahvi , Gojri and Hindku are the product of the same cultural background which brought Urdu into existence .
FOODFamous food throughoutthe worldThousands of restaurantsin other countriesAs you can eat biryani inNew York, and in Londonyou can eat delicious KababChapati, naan,rice areessential part of food knownas staple foodPakistani food is known forhaving spicy flavors andaromatic
FOODDrinks1. Tea, green tea lassi are most popular drinks in Pakistan but fizzy drinks are also available.Desserts1. There is also great range of desserts and sweetmeats including kheer, kulfi, gulab jaman. Food in Pakistan is economical . Muslims do not eat pork
ArchitectureArchitecture is the craft ofdesigning & constructing buildings. Every country has its own style ofarchitecture i.e Churches have aspecial kind of design with a tower orspire & a long hall. Mosques aredesigned with dome & minarets.There are many beautifulMosques, Churches, Forts & oldbuildings in Pakistan.
DANCEPart of cultureWay of celebrationForms of dances inPakistanDances are performed toshow joy.Dancers are dressed up infine, colorful, and clothes.Each region has its ownspecial dance.
DANCEBHAGRA DANCE OF FOLK DANCE OFPUNJAB BALUCHISTAN
MUSICMusic has played important Pakistan has long tradition ofpart in our culture. music
MUSIC Modern pop music is famousMusic has different styles like among new generation. concerts arepop, folk, classical. organized in Pakistan.
ART SFor thousands yearsMuslims have createdbeautiful works of art.
ARTOur art can be seen In paintings In mosques,In grand buildings,In rocks & wood carvings,Pottery &In jewelry.
ARTSome very colorful and clever artwork can be seen on most of our trucksand buses. This truck art is typical of Pakistan. It helps to brighten up ourlives.
Literature… Poetry is the main form of literature. Great work has been produced by our writers of poetry & prose. Modern writers are also writing in English. They all gave message of love& peace through their poetry & prose. Allama Iqbal, Faiz ahmed faiz,Ahmed fraz are three best and great urdu poets.There are many other poets & writers who have written in Urdu,English& the regional language.
Calligraphy Calligraphy is also an artform. It is called the mother of allarts by some artists. Love and devotion forcalligraphy is the reflection oflove and faith of the Muslims.They write words to look likebeautiful pictures whichconvey the meaning of thewords.
FESTIVALSA festival is celebratedbecause people want toremember some event tookplace in past.
FESTIVALS 2.NATIONAL R CULTURAL FESTIVALS E FESTIVALS L I G I O U S F E S T I V A L S
NATIONAL FESTIVALSPAKISTAN DAYMarch 23DEFENCE DAYSeptember 06IQBAL DAYNovember 09
NATIONAL FESTIVAL Quaid e Azam Day Christmas
CULTURALFESTIVALSBASANTPOLO FESTIVALFOLK FESTIVALHORSE &CATTLE SHOW
GAMES & SPORTPakistanis are a sport lovingnation. Modern games like hockey, tennis, cricket etc are played here.
GAMES &SPORTSGames are also played at schools.Other sports Pakistani take partare golf, polo, fishing.In Pakistan many old & traditionalgames are played like kabbadi, kiteflying. In ruler areas games likespinning tops, marbles, running,catching are played in streets.