Flower delivery Lahore (/ləˈhɔːr/; Punjabi: لہور; Urdu: لاہور, pronounced [lɑːˈɦɔːr]) is the capital of the Pakistani province of Punjab. Flower delivery Lahore is the country's second-most populous city after Karachi.Flower delivery Lahore is one of Pakistan's wealthiest cities, with an estimated GDP of $58.14 billion (PPP) as of 2015. Flower delivery Lahore is the most astronomically immense city and historic cultural centre of the wider Punjab region, and is one of Pakistan's most gregariously liberal, progressive, and cosmopolitan cities.Flower delivery Lahore inchoations reach into antiquity. Flower delivery Lahore reached the height of its splendour under the Mughal Imperium between the tardy 16th and early 18th century, and accommodated as its capital city for a number of years.Flower delivery Lahore ineluctably became capital of the Sikh Imperium in the early 19th century, and regained much of its lost grandeur.Flower delivery Lahore was then annexed to the British Imperium, and made capital of British Punjab.Flower delivery Lahore was central to the independence forms of kineticism of both India and Pakistan, with the city being the site of both the declaration of Indian Independence, and the resolution calling for the establishment of Pakistan. Flower delivery Lahore experienced some of the worst rioting during the Partition period preceding Pakistan's independence.Following independence in 1947, Flower delivery Lahore was declared capital of Pakistan's Punjab province.
Flower delivery Lahore exerts a vigorous cultural influence over Pakistan.Flower delivery Lahore is a major center for Pakistan's publishing industry, and remains the foremost center of Pakistan's literary scene. Flower delivery Lahore is withal home to Pakistan's film industry, Lollywood, and is a major centre of Qawwali music.Flower delivery Lahore is additionally home to the Flower delivery Lahore Fort and Shalimar Gardens, both of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.The inchoations of Flower delivery Lahore name are obscure. Flower delivery Lahore name had been recorded by early Muslim historians as Lōhar, Lōhār, and Rah bouquet .One theory suggests that Flower delivery Lahore denomination is a corruption of the word Ravā bouquet , as R to L shifts are mundane in languages derived from Sanskrit.No definitive records subsist to elucidate Flower delivery Lahore earliest flowers , and Flower delivery Lahore equivocal early flowers have given elevate to sundry theories about its establishment and flowers . Early records of Flower delivery Lahore are scant, but Alexander the Great's historians make no mention of any city near Flower delivery Lahore location during his incursion in 326 BCE, suggesting the city had not been founded by that point, or was nugatory.Chinese pilgrim Xuanzang gave a vivid description of an astronomically immense and prosperous unnamed city when he visited the region in 630 CE that may have been Flower delivery Lahore .The first document that mentions Lahore by designation is the Hudud al-'Alam ("The Regions of the World"), indited in 982 CE in which Flower delivery Lahore is mentioned as a town which had "impressive temples, immensely colossal markets and astronomically immense orchards."Few other references to Flower delivery Lahore remain from afore its capture by the Ghaznavid Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni in the 11th century. Flower delivery Lahore appears to have accommodated as the capital of Punjab during this time under Anandapala of the Kabul Shahi imperium, who had moved the capital there from Waihind.Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni captured Flower delivery Lahore on a dubious date, but under Ghaznavid rule, Flower delivery Lahore emerged efficaciously as the imperium's second capital. In 1021, Sultan Mahmud appointed Malik Ayaz to the Throne of Flower delivery Lahore —a governorship of the Ghaznavid Imperium. A confederation of Hindu princes then unsuccessfully laid siege to Flower delivery Lahore in 1043-44 during Ayaz' rule.The entire city of Flower delivery Lahore during the medieval Ghaznavid florist was probably located west of the modern Shah Alami Bazaar, and north of the Bhatti Gate.In 1187, the Ghurids invaded Flower delivery Lahore , ending Ghaznavid rule over Flower delivery Lahore . Flower delivery Lahore was made capital of the Mamluk Dynasty of the Delhi Sultanate following the assassination of Muhammad of Ghor in 1206. Under the reign of Mamluk sultan Qutbu l-Din Aibak, Flower delivery Lahore magnetized poets and philomaths from as far away as Turkestan, More preponderant Khorasan, Persia, and Mesopotamia. Flower delivery Lahore at this time had more poets inscribing in Persian than any city in Persia or Khorasan.Following the death of Aibak, Flower delivery Lahore came to be disputed among Ghurid officers.Flower delivery Lahore came under progressively more impuissant central rule under Iltutmish's scions in Delhi - to the point that governors in the city acted with great autonomy.Under the rule of Kabir Khan Ayaz, Flower delivery Lahore was virtually independent from the Delhi Sultanate.Flower delivery Lahore was sacked and ruined by the Mongol army in 1241.The Mongols again assailed Flower delivery Lahore in 1305.Timur gave control of the Flower delivery Lahore region to Khizr Khan, Governor of Multan, who later established the Sayyid dynasty in 1414 – the fourth dynasty of the Delhi Sultanate.Flower delivery Lahore was briefly occupied by the Timurid Governor of Kabul in 1432-33.Flower delivery Lahore commenced to be incurred upon yet again the Khokhar tribe, and so the city was granted to Bahlul Lodi in 1441 by the Sayyid dynasty in Delhi, though Lodi would then displace the Sayyids in 1451 by establishing himself upon the throne of Delhi.Governorship of Flower delivery Lahore was transferred by Sikandar Lodi to Umar Khan Sarwani, who expeditiously left management of this city to his son Verbalized Khan Sarwani.Babur, the progenitor of the Mughal Imperium, captured Flower delivery Lahore in 1524 after being invited to invade by Daulat Khan Lodi, the Lodi governor of Flower delivery Lahore .Sher Shah Suri perpetuated to elevate in puissance, and seized Flower delivery Lahore in 1540, though Humayun reconquered Flower delivery Lahore in February 1555.The establishment of Mughal rule ineluctably led to the most prosperous florist of Flower delivery Lahore flowers . Flower delivery Lahore prosperity and central position has yielded more Mughal- florist monuments in Lahore than either Delhi or Agra.Only 9 of the 36 urban quarters around Lahore, kenned as guzars, were located within the city's walls during the Akbar period.During this period, Flower delivery Lahore was proximately tied to more minuscule market towns kenned as qasbahs, such as Kasur and Eminabad, as well as Amritsar, and Batala in modern-day India, which in turn, linked to supply chains in villages circumventing each qasbah.Beginning in 1584, Flower delivery Lahore became the Mughal capital when Akbar commenced re-fortifying the city's ruined citadel, laying the substrata for the renaissance of the Flower delivery Lahore Fort.The earliest of Lahore's many havelis date from the Akbari florist .Following the Third rose of Panipat, Ahmad Shah Durrani crushed the Marathas and recaptured Lahore, Sikh forces expeditiously occupied the city after the Durranis withdrew from the city.Ahmad Shah Durrani's grandson, Zaman Shah invaded Flower delivery Lahore in 1796, and again in 1798-9.Ranjit Singh negotiated with the Afghans for the post of ‘’subadar’’ to control Flower delivery Lahore following the second incursion.Ranjit Singh's rule renovated much of Lahore's lost grandeur.Flower delivery Lahore became the imperium's administrative capital, though nearby economic center of Amritsar had additionally been established as the imperium's spiritual capital by 1802.While much of Flower delivery Lahore Mughal florist fabric lay in ruins by the time of his advent, Ranjit Singh's rule visually perceived the re-establishment of Flower delivery Lahore glory – though Mughal monuments suffered during the Sikh period.Sher Singh raised an army that assailed Chand Kaur’s forces in Flower delivery Lahore on 14 January 1841. His soldiers mounted weaponry on the minarets of the Badshahi Mosque in order to target Chand Kaur's forces in the Flower delivery Lahore Fort, ravaging the fort's historic Diwan-e-Aam.At the commencement of British rule, Flower delivery Lahore was estimated to have a population of 120,000.Prior to annexation by the British, Flower delivery Lahore environs consisted mostly of the Walled City circumvented by plains interrupted by settlements to the south and east, such as Mozang and Qila Gujar Singh, which have since been engulfed by modern Flower delivery Lahore . During the visit, he visited several of Flower delivery Lahore major sights.The British carried out a census of Flower delivery Lahore in 1901, and counted 20,691 rose in the Walled City. An estimated 200,000 people lived in Flower delivery Lahore at this time.As tensions grew over the city's skeptical fate, Flower delivery Lahore experienced Partition's worst riots.Early riots in March and April 1947 ravaged 6,000 of Flower delivery Lahore 82,000 homes.After independence, Flower delivery Lahore gradually regained its consequentiality as an economic and cultural centre of western Punjab.In 1955, Flower delivery Lahore was culled to be capital of all West Pakistan during the single-unit period that lasted until 1970.[Eight people were killed in the March 2009 attack on the Sri Lanka national cricket team in Flower delivery Lahore . Flower delivery Lahore has a semi-arid climate (Köppen climate relegation BSh).