Sadiq Garh Palace: All You Need to Know

Sadiq Garh Palace is one of the few remnants of the glorious history of Bahawalpur, which was once a princely state of British India. The construction of the whole palace involved 15,000 labourers and it took over a period of ten years to complete. It is one of the most significant heritage sites and tourist attractions in the city of Bahawalpur today. In this blog, Graana.com has compiled all the relevant information that you need to know about Sadiq Garh Palace.   History of Sadiq Garh Palace     The fifth Nawab Sadiq Muhammad Khan built the historic Sadiq Garh Palace in 1882. The 126-acre palace is situated in Dera Nawab Sahib, close to Ahmadpur East. Italian experts spent about Rs. 1,500,000 on its construction. After more than a century, this iconic white palace has kept its allure and significance. The Nawab Sahib’s court, where he used to resolve disputes between people or groups, was also housed in this palace. After performing his duties, he would exit the palace via a hidden passageway that was constructed beneath the throne.  [...]

Kamyab Kisan Program

How to Apply for Kamyab Kisan Program

The Kamyab Kisan Program was introduced in early 2022, and it aims to fulfil any gaps in the financial and technical resources provided to farmers. The scheme was launched after former Prime Minister Imran Khan paid a visit to Sahiwal, Punjab, who saw there was[...]

public Holidays in Pakistan

Public Holidays in Pakistan in 2023

There are several significant days that the Pakistani government recognises as public holidays in the calendar year. This is when work in the private sector is limited by law. These holidays include Kashmir Day, Pakistan Day, Eid and more. Graana.com has prepared a list of[...]

Ayubia National Park, Pakistan

A Guide to Ayubia National Park

Ayubia National Park is one of the most significant wildlife parks in Pakistan. Its temperate forest is home to hundreds of wildlife species. A wildlife sanctuary is a place that has been solely set aside for wild animals, to serve as their natural habitat. Usually,[...]

A Complete Guide to Pir Sohawa

A Complete Guide to Pir Sohawa

With its green landscapes and picturesque views of the capital city, Pir Sohawa is the perfect tourist destination that provides a serene and tranquil experience. It is located in Margalla Hills, which is part of the Himalayan Mountain range. Graana.com provides a detailed guide on[...]

Lahore Zoo

What Makes Lahore Zoo a Popular Attraction?

There are a number of tourist spots in Lahore that have been well-maintained and well-kept over the years. These include parks, monuments, historical places, museums etc. Zoos, in particular, are quite popular family attractions in Lahore. While there are several zoos in the city, Lahore Zoo stands out the most, with its open areas, lush green spaces and the fact that it is home to a number of exotic animals and birds. It is also one of the largest zoos in Pakistan.  Graana.com has compiled a detailed guide on Lahore Zoo below to help you plan your visit. History of Lahore Zoo     With construction starting in the 1860s, Lahore Zoo was built as a menagerie at first. It was later established as a zoo in 1872, after Lala Mela Ram (a popular socialite and businessman of that time) donated an aviary. It was supervised by a zoo advisory committee until 1962, after which the Lahore Municipal Committee took control from 1872 to 1921. Lahore zoo was later handed over to the Deputy Commissioner and Commissioner of Lahore. The[...]

Pakistan vs. England 2022: Schedule, Venue, Tickets & More 

For the first time in 17 years, the England men’s cricket team is currently in Pakistan to participate in three ICC World Test Championship tests. Since 2005, when the former captain Michael Vaughan and the squad last visited England, this is England’s first test match[...]

Edhi Foundation

Edhi Foundation: Everything You Need to Know

Pakistan is one of the most philanthropic nations in the world, contributing 1% of its GDP to charitable donations. Research shows that it donates about Rs. 240 billion to charities each year. This culture of giving in the community is further driven by Islam’s emphasis[...]

Picture showing different facilities inside Super Space Karachi

Super Space Karachi: Major Attractions, Ticket Prices & More

Inaugurated in 2008, Super Space is one of the most famous amusement parks in Karachi. Featuring a space-themed interior.  Super Space Karachi is decorated with neon lights and offers several fun activities like different arcade games, thrill rides, motion rides and children-specific rides, in addition[...]

Benefits of having a kitchen garden

Benefits of having a kitchen garden

Having a kitchen garden is a great way to enjoy the benefits of eating fresh, organic, and pesticide-free produce. It can also be a great way to reduce stress, save money, and connect with the local community. Not only can a kitchen garden provide you[...]