LearnUrduwith Us!

Start Learning!

Urdu Language Blog

Archive for January, 2014

Must Visit Places in Rawalpindi, Pakistan Posted by on Jan 31, 2014

Pakistan is one of those countries in South Asia which has been blessed with natural beauty and there are numbers of naturally rich and amazingly beautiful places in Pakistan. The four provinces have their own individual specialty and once tourists used to visit many of the beautiful places in Pakistan. Nowadays a gradual decline in…

Continue reading

Naming a Baby in Pakistan Posted by on Jan 26, 2014

Looking on the Internet will reveal a wealth of Muslim and Islamic names in both English and Urdu languages.  Often times these databases will provide meanings for both as well. It is believed that a child’s name has particular importance and is the first gift given to them after birth.  Tradition states that in most…

Continue reading

Glossary of English to Urdu (Pakistani Food Items) Posted by on Jan 22, 2014

English Urdu Almond Badam Alum Phutkari Aloe Kuar Gandhal Aniseed Saunf Apple Saib Apricot Khumani Asafoetida Hing Ash gourd Petha Banana Kayla Basil Tulsi Bay leaf Tezpan Bengal gram Chana Bitter gourd Karela Black pepper Kali mirch Black salt Kala namak Butter Makhan Butter Milk Lusi Catechu Katha Cabbage Bund gobi Bell Pepper Shimla Mirch…

Continue reading

Religious Festivals in Pakistan Posted by on Jan 20, 2014

MILAD-UL-NABI  This festival commemorates the birthday of Prophet Mohammad and it falls on the 12th day of Rabi-ul-Awwal month. Prophet Mohammad was born in 571 A.D on April12th, in Mecca in Arabia. On the day of Milad, the Prophet’s teachings are repeated, the Quran is read and religious discourses are arranged in the mosques. The…

Continue reading

Pakistani Culture Posted by on Jan 11, 2014

Pakistan’s culture is very diverse. This stems from the fact that what is now Pakistan has in the past been invaded and occupied by many different peoples, including White Huns, Persians, Arabs, Turks, Mongols and various Eurasian groups. There are differences in culture among the different ethnic groups in matters such as dress, food, and…

Continue reading

Older posts