Mazar


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Mazar

 

a place revered by Muslims as sacred. The mazar is usually a tomb or a grave site marked by a monument. Examples are found in Mazar-i-Sharif and Herat (Afghanistan), Bukhara and Khiva (Middle Asia), An Najaf and Karbala (Iraq), and Mashhad and Qom (Iran).

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It 1,000 Taliban soldiers were also massacred in a two-hour gun battle at a Mazar school after refusing to surrender.
He said that on the suggestion of the Mazar Management Board, the company has changed the design of the project and the route has been made underground near premises of the mazar so that its beauty should be maintained.
Such an advice has not been given to the people in Mazar yet.
I dare not make the Lucille Ball comparison - it seems to be reserved for Tea Leoni anyway - but Mazar has a bright future in comedy.
Nihal Hashmi said that a good care would be taken of the Mazar and the graves of the leaders that are also located within its premises.
The Governor also visited the medical camp for the provision of first aid to the devotees visiting the Mazar.
The contingent of Pakistan Rangers, which performs guard duties at the Mazar of Allama Iqbal round the year, also took positions alongside, soon after both the outgoing and incoming guards were inspected by Garrison Commander Lahore, Major General Sardar Tariq Aman.
He also laid a floral wreath at the Mazar and offered Fateha.
He noted his remarks at the visitors' book at Mazar and paid rich tributes to Quaid-e-Azam.
Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan and Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah will hoist the national flag at the Mazar and will pay a huge tribute to the father of the nation, on the day.
The broad objectives to facilitate rehabilitation, schooling, and skill development solutions for children / adolescents while exploring the most viable solutions for addressing the issue of footpath schools in the province in general and areas surrounding Abdullah Shah Ghazi Mazar (Karachi), vicinity of Qalandar'sMazar in Sehwan and proximity of Manchar Lake, initially as test cases.
The broad objectives were to facilitate rehabilitation and schooling and training solutions for children / adolescents while exploring the most viable solutions for addressing the issue of footpath schools in the province in general and area surrounding Abdullah Shah Ghazi Mazar (Karachi), vicinity of Qalandar's Mazar in Sehwan and proximity of Manchar Lake, initially as test cases.