The Islamic Republic of Pakistan, as it’s officially known, is bordered by India, Afghanistan, Iran, China and the Arabian Sea. The territory where current day Pakistan is located was the site of several ancient cultures and later kingdoms ruled by Hindus, Muslims, Afghans, Sikhs and others. It has been ruled by various empires and dynasties, including most recently, the British Empire. Pakistan is the only Muslim country that has been created in the name of Islam. And again, its independence as a result of the Pakistan movement led by Muhammad Ali Jinnah on August 14 1947 after the United Kingdom agreed to the partitioning of India. Okay that’s enough with the background info, it’s time to take a closer look at this fascinating country. So, let’s do it..