Haripur Pakistan

Haripur is a district in the Hazara region of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Haripur was founded in 1822 by Hari Singh Nalva, a Sikh General of Ranjit Singh's army. It has two tehsils; Haripur and Ghazi. The population of Haripur is about 9 lakh. Over 70 percent of total population speak Hindko. The area is rich in natural resources, including two very important water reservoirs; Tarbela dam and Khanpur dam. Hatar industrial state at Haripur play a vital role in the country economic development.

Haripur Pakistan
Haripur  Pakistan
Haripur  Pakistan
Haripur  Pakistan
Haripur  Pakistan
Haripur  Pakistan
Haripur  Pakistan
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Haripur  Pakistan
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Haripur  Pakistan
A Traditional Pakistani Bus In Haripur

5 comments:

Elettra said...

Beautiful landscapes

SAPhotographs (Joan) said...

This is beautiful country Birdy. I think those lake would be great to spend time at, fishing and hunting for bugs. :)

I love that temple. What great craftsmanship goes into something as beautiful as this.

Philip said...

Looks like a beautiful lake Birdy and I love the shot of that BUS Cool :))

Marvin said...

I agree. Beautiful lake -- and the bus is cool, too.

birdy said...

Thanks Elettra for liking the landscapes.

Thanks Joan for the comment. This was my first visit to Khanpur Lake, but unfortunately we spent a very short time there (not more then 10 mins). The picture you liked, is of a mosque.

Thanks Philip! Although my pictures are not clear, but the the lake and its location were very beautiful. Thanks for liking the Bus pic.