Islamabad Local Customs

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  • 1. Give Flowers as a Gift

    Flowers are expression of love. They show your care and respect for others. In last couple of years a new trend of giving bouquets to your friends and relatives on special events has started. You can...

  • 2. Don't Star at Women

    dont stare women They will kill u.just kidding Most of them dont know the english language but some do In these places u cant find nice and fancy restaurants cuz the local people over there have...

  • 3. Previously Quite, Now becoming Lively City

    Being a capital, mainly Islamabad is famous for Govt. Offices, Parliament House, Diplomatic Enclaves & Foreign Embassies. Majority of the people living in...

  • 4. Dancing Monkey?

    Yes, Pakistan has a number of trained dancing monkeys. The do stupid pet tricks like pushups, "riding a motocycle," a military salute, and other simple tricks....

  • 5. The Hajj

    During my last visit to Pakistan I was in the Islamabad Airport while a "Hajj Flight" was getting ready to depart. It was a very interesting event with several...

  • 6. Ramadan & Iftar

    During Ramadan Muslims do not eat during hours of daylight. The meal at the end of the day is called Iftar, and it is often a big community event. The...

  • 7. All signs point to Meccah

    In many hotels you might notice a sign pointed off in an odd angle that reads "Qibla" or "Qiblah." This sign points to Meccah, and it allows Muslims to know in...

  • 8. Islamabad is a New City.

    Islamabad is a newly born city in the history of this world. It hasn't got 'its own' culture. The hills around Islamabad show its culture, which is love, peace...

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