|Established||2 February 2009|
|• City||40 km2 (15.4 sq mi)|
|• Urban||10 km2 (3.8 sq mi)|
|Elevation||157 m (515 ft)|
|• Density||1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+5)|
|• Summer (DST)||PDT (UTC+6)|
Bhawana (also spelled as Bhowana) (Urdu: بھوانہ, Punjabi: بھوآنہ) is the capital of Bhawana tehsil and a city in Punjab, Pakistan. It is located on the bank of the Chenab river. It is located at the central point of an area bounded by Faisalabad, Jhang, & Chiniot, which are three other cities in Punjab province.
Bhawana is one of the ancient cities of Pakistan. The Mughal Emperor Zahir-ud-din Babur also mentions the area in his book the Tuzk-e-Babari for its fine architecture and finely handcrafted jharoka windows of many of the old havelis (manors) and other buildings of the old/medieval town.
Geography and climate
Bhawana is located by the side of Jhang Chiniot road and on the left bank of the Chenab river. It is located at the coordinates 31°33'58 in North and 72°38'46 in East with an altitude of 157 m (515 ft). Its soil is very fertile and is among the largest agricultural areas, and the city itself also depends considerably on agriculture to bolster its economy. It is situated 37 km from Chiniot, 50 km from Faisalabad, 48 km from Jhang and 70 km from Sargodha. Its weather is much like the rest of Pakistan's, with summer, spring, winter and autumn seasons. Its temperatures are usually moderate.
Its main Jamia Masajids are:
1. Imam Bargah Mehfil e Shah e Khurassan
It is the oldest imam bargah in the bhowana. It is related to shia sector. its building is the finest building in the area. people from neighbouring villages came here to offer their religious duties in Mouharrum ul Haram and on different occasions.
2. Masjid Hussain a.s
It is the Masjid of group Suni's. It is the markaz of group Sunni's in Bhawana. It is situated on the main jhang chiniot road
These are the pictures related to Bhawana:
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