24 striking pictures of Pakistan

written by Lottie Gross
updated 10/3/2018
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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

Shandur Lake, 12,000 feet above sea level

A villager and his yaks, Khaplu Town

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

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Badshahi Mosque, Lahore

Tent pegging competitors ride victorious in Jhang

Phandar Valley

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

The Ghizer River

Children play with fish on Bhandara Island

Cattle herds in the Cholistan Desert

Yak Polo in the Broghil Valley

Begum Shahi Mosque, Lahore

Sunset over Astola Island

In the alpine meadows of Azad Kashmir

Men enjoy a campfire in Dera Ismail Khan

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

The majestic Tupopdan ridge, or "Passu Cathedral"

The Skardu Desert, the historic path of the Indus River

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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written by Lottie Gross
updated 10/3/2018
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