Pakistan is the country full of natural and cultural wealth. Pakistan has its own unique and specific cultural identification. Culture and heritage of Pakistan reflects the extra ordinary skill and devotion of Pakistani people. Pakistani people are playing a vital role in the presentation, development and promotion of Pakistani culture. The Pakistani culture is dominated by Islamic tradition and heritage. Islamic heritage has great impact on Pakistani culture.
All the four provinces of Pakistan (Sind, Punjab, Baluchistan, and Khyber pakhtoonkha) are the cultural identities for whole world. Their traditions, way of living, their dresses, cuisine, rituals, and their hospitality shows love for their culture. They represent their culture in very beautiful way. They promote their culture by using the natural resources of their region. They are self dependent and also use their own resources for the promotion of their culture.
One local and most popular element of Pakistani culture is Lok Mela. The Lok cultural festivals of Pakistan are very well known in all over the world. These Lok culture and heritage festivals include the Lok Mela, religious celebration on the SUFI’s shrines. These Lok Mela festivals are famous for their specific local games like kushti, dog’s fight, horse race, etc. The trendy food items like channa chaat, gol gappey, jalebi, mithai, halva Pori, rus malai and many other delicious and trendy food items are one of the major cultural features of Lok Mela.
People of all ages love to enjoy the Lok Mela festivals. It is celebrated in almost every city of Pakistan. All the Pakistanis love their tremendous culture and traditions and use to apply in their life. There are many culture organizations are working for the better development and promotion of all the important elements of Pakistani culture. These organizations protect the wealth of Pakistani culture and heritage.