Taxila

Taxila is very popular for culture and trade. The main center of taxila is Gandhara. It is located between the rivers Indus and Hydaspes. Taxila also very famous because it is mention in several languages like in Sanskrit, the Taxila was called Takshaçila, which may be interpreted as “prince of the serpent tribe”.  Heavy industries Taxila is also based here. The industries include heavy machine factories and industrial complex, ordnance factories of Wah Cantt and cement factory. Small industries include stoneware, pottery and footware. Most of the sites at Taxila are located around the Taxila Museum.

 

Taxila Museum

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