Men::  Men wear Shalwar Qameez along with Waskat and Peshawari Chappal.

Women::  Women wear Shalwar Qameez along with Dupatta. They take Chail (Chadar) when going out inorder to cover their face (Parda).


All the inhabitants of Swabi Speak Pushto Language with a little variation of  ascent in different villages.


A community place where people meet at leisure time and all social events like Marriages, Death Condolance, Jirgah etc take place. This building usually comprises of a big hall, a courtyard and is usually with or without boundry walls. Each tribe of a village have a seperate Hujra.


The people of Swabi play different type of games. The peculiar sport is "MUKHA" (A game in which a person is to hit a certain target with a bow and arrow.) Some other common games are
  • Kabaddi / Tatti
  • Horse Race
  • Bullock Race
  • Dog Fight
  • Cock Fight
Beside these games, various other national and international games like Cricket, Football etc are also played here.


There are alot of folk stories in Swabi. The most famous amongst them is the love story of "Yousaf Khan & Sher Bano". Both the characters belong to Swabi and their tomb is situated on the top of a hill named Karamar. The first Pushto Film was picturised on this story (Yousaf Kan & Sher Bano).