24 striking pictures of Pakistan

written by Lottie Gross

updated 3.10.2018

Professional photographer Ghulam Rasool has spent his life documenting nature, culture and landscapes throughout his home country Pakistan. Here are a selection of his incredible pictures of Pakistan.

An ox race, Lahore

Spring festival, Manto park. Ox Race 2010

Shandur Lake, 12,000 feet above sea level


A villager and his yaks, Khaplu Town

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Tawar Chacha & his wife in their traditional Wakhi home, Broghil Valley

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Badshahi Mosque, Lahore

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Tent pegging competitors ride victorious in Jhang

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Phandar Valley

Survey 2008

Semi-nomadic people in Hingol National Park


An oxen-led plough in Nawabshah, Sindh


Fishermen of Keti Bandar


A farmer and his straw, Thatta


Reflections in the waters of Ghizer Valley

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The Ghizer River

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Children play with fish on Bhandara Island

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Cattle herds in the Cholistan Desert

Rahim-Yar Khan Desert Photography 2010

Yak Polo in the Broghil Valley

Broghil Valley Survey 2010

Begum Shahi Mosque, Lahore

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Sunset over Astola Island

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In the alpine meadows of Azad Kashmir

Kashmir Survey 2009

Men enjoy a campfire in Dera Ismail Khan

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A Wakhi family in the Broghil Valley, which is inaccessible for eight months of the year


The majestic Tupopdan ridge, or "Passu Cathedral"

Hunza Automn Visit-2010

The Skardu Desert, the historic path of the Indus River

Photography of Central Karakoram National Park

The Indus River, Skardu


For more photographs by Ghulam, www.ghulamrasool.com, or see his Facebook page. Copyright © 2014 for all images belongs to Ghulam Rasool.

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Lottie Gross

written by Lottie Gross

updated 3.10.2018

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