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This slide was prepared for 14th August 2007 Function held at INTI International University College in Malaysia to celebrate 60th Independence day of PAKISTAN.

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  1. 1. INTI INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY COLLEGE (Nilai , MALAYSIA) Celebrating 60 th Independence day of PAKISTAN 14 th august 2007 Organized By: Pakistan Liaison Committee, INTI UC Malaysia Presented By : Syed Hasan Ali Hashmi, Wasim Akram Awan & Usman Azeem Tiwana
  2. 4. Islamic Republic of Pakistan
  4. 6. MAP OF ASIA
  5. 7. BALOCHISTAN PUNJAB NWFP SINDH Karachi Quetta Lahore Islamabad Peshawar JAMMU & KASHMIR I N D I A C H I N A A F G H A N I S T A N I R A N A R A B I A N S E A ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF PAKISTAN Official Name : Date of Inception: August 14th, 1947 Head of the state: President Capita l: Islamabad Area: Total 796,095 Population (Yr 2007): 156.7 Million (estimated) Religion: ISLAM( 95% Muslim) Language: Urdu
  6. 8. <ul><li>Symbolism: </li></ul><ul><li>The Dark Green Field represents Muslim majority of the country). </li></ul><ul><li>A Vertical White stripe in the hoist (left side) represents non-Muslim minorities. </li></ul><ul><li>In the centre, A White Crescent symbolizes progress </li></ul><ul><li>And a White Five-Pointed Star symbolizes light and knowledge. </li></ul>NATIONAL FLAG OF ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF PAKISTAN
  7. 9. <ul><li>The scroll at the bottom contains the National motto in Urdu , coined by Muhammad Ali Jinnah , which reads from right to left: Urdu: ایمان ، اتحاد ، نظم Iman, Ittehad, Nazm translated as &quot; Faith, Unity, Discipline &quot;. </li></ul>The State Emblem of Pakistan. <ul><li>The Green colour , the Star and Crescent represent Islam. </li></ul><ul><li>The Centered Quartered Shield , contains major crops of Pakistan : Cotton, Jute, Tea, and Wheat . </li></ul><ul><li>The Floral Wreath around the shield represents the Mughal cultural heritage of Pakistan. </li></ul>
  8. 10. The name &quot;Pakistan&quot; means &quot;Land of the Pure&quot; in Urdu, Sindhi, and Persian. It was coined in 1934 as &quot;Pakstan&quot; by Choudhary Rahmat Ali, who published it in the pamphlet ‘ Now or Never’ .[5] The name represented, according to Ali, the &quot;thirty million Muslims of PAKSTAN, who live in the five Northern Units of (British) India — Punjab, N.W.F.P. (Afghania), Kashmir, Sindh, and Baluchistan.&quot;[6] The nation was founded officially as the Dominion of Pakistan in 1947, and was renamed the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in 1956.
  9. 11. NATIONAL ANTHEM <ul><li>Pāk sarzamīn shād bād </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Kishwar-e-hasīn shād bād </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tū nishān-e-`azm-e-`alīshān </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Arz-e-Pākistān </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Markaz-e-yaqīn shād bād </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pāk sarzamīn kā nizām </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Qūwat-e-ukhūwat-e-`awām </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Qaum, mulk, sultanat </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pā-inda tābinda bād </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Shād bād manzil-e-murād </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Parcham-e-sitāra-o-hilāl </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rahbar-e-tarraqqī-o-kamāl </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tarjumān-e-māzī, shān-e-hāl </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jān-e-istiqbāl </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sāyah-e-Khudā-e-Zū-l-Jalāl </li></ul></ul>Blessed be the sacred land, Happy be the bounteous realm, Symbol of high resolve, Land of Pakistan Blessed be thou citadel of faith. The Order of this Sacred Land Is the might of the brotherhood of the people. May the nation, the country, and the State Shine in glory everlasting. Blessed be the goal of our ambition. This flag of the Crescent and the Star Leads the way to progress and perfection, Interpreter of our past, glory of our present, Inspiration of our future, Symbol of Almighty's protection QAUMI TARANA
  10. 13. NATIONAL MOSQUE: FAISAL MASJID ( Situated in ISLAMABAD) The Largest Mosque in the world, in terms of area. Brain Child of King Faisal bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi Arabia & is named after him.
  11. 14. Father of the Nation : Quaid-e-Azam MUHAMMAD ALI JINNAH (1876-1948) Mausoleum is situated in the Heart of Karachi City.
  12. 15. Mausoleum is situated in the famous Lahore City Sir Dr. ALLAMA MUHAMMAD IQBAL (1877-1938) –National Poet
  16. 19. Minar-e-Pakistan ( Minaret of Pakistan) Built at the site where Pakistan Resolution was passed on 23 March 1940 . 23 rd March is celebrated as the ‘Pakistan Day ’. Monument symbolizes the great struggle & sacrifies, by which PAKISTAN was created on 14 August 1947
  17. 20. NATIONAL ASSEMBLY-in Islamabad
  18. 21. Newly Constructed National Monument in Islamabad
  19. 23. Famous ‘Badshahi Masjid’ in Lahore was built in 1673 by the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb
  20. 26. The Lahore Fort , locally referred to as Shahi Qila
  21. 28. : NATIONAL HOLIDAYS OF PAKISTAN Date Name Remarks March 23 Pakistan Day Commemorates Pakistan Resolution on March 23, 1940 in Lahore May 1 Labor Day (May Day) Labor day in Pakistan August 14 Independence Day Commemorates Pakistan's independence from the United Kingdom on August 14th, 1947 September 6 Defense Day Defense Day September 11 Death anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammed Ali Jinnah Death anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammed Ali Jinnah November 9 Birthday of Muhammad Iqbal Birthday of national poet Muhammad Iqbal December 25 Birthday of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah; Christmas Birthday of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah; Christmas