October 17, 2010
Photograph by Ed Kashi, National Geographic
This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features
A quiet interlude between prayers is the best time to savor the majesty of the Badshahi Mosque. Its marble domes and graceful minarets rise above Lahore's Old City, evoking the glories of Punjab's imperial past.
See more photos of the July 2010 story "Pakistan’s Heartland Under Threat."
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