LAHORE – The culture of Lahore is a manifestation of the lifestyle, festivals, literature, music, language, politics, cuisine and socio-economic conditions of its people. It is characterised by the blending of South Asian, Middle Eastern, Central Asian and Western influences.
Lahore’s culture is unique. It is sometimes referred as the cultural capital or the heart of Pakistan, the city was a seat of the Mughal Empire and the Sikh Empire as well as the capital of Punjab in Mahmud Ghaznavi’s 11th-century empire and in the British Empire. Presently, it is the capital of the Punjab, province of Pakistan.
These days Lahore is trending on the social media big time. People around the world are being bamboozled by its beauty and the development done by the Government of Punjab.
Recently two videos on different YouTube channels have gone viral on the development and beautification of Lahore. One is from the Indian channel ‘Krishna Views” and the other from the American YouTubers “Gary & Almeda”. Both channels have shown an aerial view of Lahore in which they have shared their views on the development and exquisiteness of the city.
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Both channels revealed that they were shocked and amazed to see the development in Lahore. They said that in their minds they had an image of Pakistan as an underdeveloped country but when they saw the video they were surprised. Due to these videos, people around the world are considering Lahore as one of the most beautiful cities of the world and planned magnificently keeping in mind all the aspects that a planned city should have.
Youtubers are of the view that it could be a tourists’ destination. This video has created a positive and a vibrant image of Pakistan which is attracting viewers throughout the world and a positive image is being transcended.