What is Jhang famous for?

What is Jhang famous for?

Situated on the east bank of the Chenab river, it is the 18th largest city of Pakistan by population. The historical name of the city and district is Jhang Sial. The locality also includes the Shrine (Darbar) of Pir Abdul Rehman (R.A) shrine of Sultan Bahu and Heer and Ranjha’s Tomb.

Who founded Jhang?

1206: Naula rule was established on Jhang. 1460: Sial rule was established when Mal Khan Sial conquered Jhang by defeating the Nauls. 1818: With the conquest of Multan, Jhang was included in the Sikh rule.

What is the area of Jhang?

10.92 mi²Jhang / Area

How many Tehsil are there in Jhang?

Administrative divisions This district comprises four sub-districts (or Tehsils): Jhang. Athara Hazari. Shorkot.

How many brothers Ranjha have?

He was the youngest of four brothers and lived in the village ‘Takht Hazara’ by the river Chenab.

What is jhangi caste?

Jhangi is not a caste but a group of people who originally belonged to Jhang district of Pakistani Punjab, and spoke the Jhangi dialect of Punjabi. Aroras were not limited to Jhang only, but also to other districts of Pakistani Punjab.

Who is the DC of Jhang?

Muhammad Tahir
LAHORE: The Punjab government on Wednesday transferred Jhang Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Tahir and made him OSD allegedly on the complaints of PTI MNA Ghulam Bibi Bharwana.

How many union councils are there in Jhang?

Jhang Tehsil

Jhang Tehsil تحصِيل جهنگ
Union councils 55
Population (2017)
• Tehsil 1,466,141
• Urban 429,263

What religion was Heer Ranjha?

It has been more than 250 years that Shah’s Heer, a young Muslim woman from undivided Punjab and the protagonist of the classic romance saga, stood and died for her choice — her ishq — with Ranjha. Even today, the text of 630 stanzas written by Shah in 1766, is relevant for women.

What is the real name of Ranjha?

Mian Umar
Ranjha, who was born as Mian Umar, was the youngest sibling of his brothers in Takht Hazara, a nearby village.

Is Arora a low caste?

The Khatri and Arora castes, both mercantile castes, form a very small minority, though they are influential within the Sikh community.

What is the highest Punjabi caste?

Jats are the biggest group in terms of numbers among Sikh castes. Sikh Jats enjoy a status much superior to their Hindu Jat bretheren who are officially part of the backward castes in most states.