Khewra Salt Mines In Pakistan
The world’s second largest mine, said that salt was discovered by Alexander’s horse
326 BC Alexander the Great, Africa and Europe to make its way across the lyymshur Greek king Pakistan occupies an empire from Asia. Now stop for a rest in a military area known as khewra, Alexander’s horse was licking stones on the ground. Seeing that all the horses and take a note of, kyaur was a cop that rocks found yourself a very salty. Khewra was discovered salt deposits.
After some 2,330 years, khyurh salt mines are the second largest in the world – kynydasaftu, inc. Behind my gudrac, salt Ontario – 325,000 tons of salt annually and zndgypr is out of an estimated 220 million tons. It’s barely even a dental 6,687 billion tonnes of whether the massive salt store. Officially, the ‘tribe did not record the salt mining Janjua Raja 1200s, but is probably adding salt and since then yhanskndr Minister.
110 square km, 11 separate stories), large-scale mine more than 40 km of tunnels some 730 meters, which is almost half a mile mountain is on the act of worship salt deposits in the area of 228 meters or 748 feet deep ( covering. I found a great place to just fifty percent salt is falling, he added. And serves as the second half lyyhmayt column holding the ear. Such a large area, has a large workforce and ease of building with trasaur salt bricks, some interesting look inside the salt mine construction kyja.
Quickly build within the ear a little salt mynarmkml skin texture with small Badshahi Mosque. Especially more recently built to attract tourists, Wall, The Woodlands Mall road salt are smaller versions of Shimla Hill, Lahore and Lahore-based Pakistan. Nmkayntun mosque and miniatures which are constructed differently to tabjhlkty and red white and bright pink and a beautiful electrically heated now. Sometimes several colors and light brick kandsku give a yellow brick road look.
Other sites – and there are many
– a 75-meter-tall, assembly hall, including chamber walls, Sar-saratov (an indication of “e- srpl- saratov,” thinner than you “a strand of hair and has been described as the most intensive “sword must cross on the hour for a moment), called the 25-foot pool and a beautiful salt crystal formations stalyktatys Sagar with stairs nmkpl establishing a long relationship. This is the narrow gauge electric railway, which once extracted from salt mines and syahlata them can be seen from space since the 1930s.
Khyurh salt mine in this country by its own fully functional post office workers. Post is constructed entirely of salt bricks and salt world Office Building Post Office.
While a popular tourist destination brutal persecution and forced the salt mines by the British comic scene in the 1800s. Mnrz were locked in the mines until they allowed their quotas purajany. Pregnant women and children included, and the number of children andrpyda ear. British attacks were met with violence and killing twelve gamers in 1876, was killed on barudydakly way. Their graves can be seen on the middle door mines.
A house can taste the salt production is going to your local grocery my “view of Himalayan salt,” aykglaby or reddish rock salt. If you return the average table salt and a story that is more delicious than zyadhdlcsp significantly.
“Khewra” is a small town in the Jhelum district of Punjab, Pakistan. It is reputed to be the world’s biggest mining nmkky the center. The salt mines are not provided across the country and around the world. Khewra age and temperament of a tour of the mines (Medicine) have proved extremely interesting for tourists. The reason for this is not only a charming amusement mqamky needs fast, but also smart Yellow renowned heritage are for educational purposes only. In addition, historical and archaeological interest in the area around the many places.
Khyurh mines dates back to the days of Alexander the Great. Kashmir formed part of a series of powerful Hindu kingdom in the tenth century that looks salt range. Mndrunky the fort and the surrounding area are mostly related to the period. Salt mining is the only source of business income.