Indus river on world map. The global ecoregions are the results of regional analyses of biodiversity across the continents and oceans of the world completed in collaboration with hundreds of regional experts worldwide and by conducting extensive literature reviews. The neutrality of this article is disputed. The indus river is the longest river on the western side of the subcontinent and is one of the seven sacred rivers of hindus. Indus river tibetan and sanskrit sindhu sindhi sindhu or mehran great trans himalayan river of south asia.
Relevant discussion may be found on the talk page. Pakistan is one of nearly 200 countries illustrated on our blue ocean laminated map of the world. This map shows a combination of political and physical features. Its vast farm lands are sustained by the indus basin irrigation system ibis the largest contiguous irrigation system in the world.
Originating in the tibetan plateau in the vicinity of lake manasarovar the river runs a course through the ladakh region of jammu and kashmir towards the gilgit baltistan region of pakistan and the hindukush ranges and then flows in a southerly direction along the. It is one of the longest rivers in the world with a length of some 2000 miles 3200 km. The indus valley is mentioned in mesopotamian records as meluhha name that more specifically had reference to the harappan civilization with which there was an intensive trade mainly by sea see route shown in the map. Pakistan on a world wall map.
Pakistan a country of enchanting landscapes offers a combination of beaches mountains beautiful deserts and valleys. The indus valley civilization encompassed most of pakistan and parts of northwestern india afghanistan and iran extending from balochistan in the west to uttar pradesh in the east northeastern afghanistan to the north and maharashtra to the south. Please do not remove this message until conditions to do so are met.