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Ha·rap·pa

 (hə-răp′ə)
A locality in the Indus River valley of the Punjab in Pakistan. Archaeological finds dating back to the third millennium bc include the remains of a well-laid-out city and indicate a possible link between Indian and Sumerian cultures.

Harappa

(həˈræpə)
n
(Placename) an ancient city in the Punjab in NW Pakistan: one of the centres of the Indus civilization that flourished from 2500 to 1700 bc; probably destroyed by Indo-European invaders

Ha•rap•pa

(həˈræp ə)

n.
a village in Pakistan, in the Indus Valley: site of successive ancient cities.
Ha•rap′pan, adj.
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Noguchi, who led the delegation, told her that Jaspar was keen to study the paleoenvironment, archaeology and ethnoarchaeology of Sindh from early man to the Harappa Civilisation.
He said: 'Prior to the big event, PNCA had organized a series of regional exhibitions representing all provinces, which were given relevant context according to the cultural heritage of the land from Mehergarh to Quetta, Harappa to Lahore via Katas, Akra to Peshawar via Takht Bai, Mohenjo-Daro
The themes of the regional exhibitions were quite different his time namely From Mehergarh to Quetta, From Harappa to Lahore via Katas, From Akra to Peshawar via Takht Bai, From Mohenjo-Daro to Karachi via Makli, and From Takhtbai to Islamabad.
The event concluded with the ceremonial handing over of equipment to several other national museums- including the National Museum of Karachi, Hund museum, Chitral museum, Kasur museum, Harappa museum, and Islamabad museum.
Sheherezade Alam and potters from Harappa engaged visitors in recreating seals from the ancient Indus Valley civilisation.
What distinguishes the site is the initial indications of its external relations with Sindh, in which the pottery or the storage jar, which was manufactured in the civilisation of Harappa, then in Sindh.
The Federal Secretary said, Pakistan is a centre of ancient civilizations and the holy places of different civilizations including Sindh Valley, Mohenjodaro, Gandhara, Mehrgarh, Harappa exist in Pakistan.
is shaped in the form of a giant pot very similar to the ones found in Harappa.
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The early form of some of Pakistani stringed musical instruments was unearthed in their rudimentary form from excavations in Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa.
Aliza Saba Rizvi on Indus Games from Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro, An Insight into Daily Life through Games, under the supervision of Prof.
Accordingly, she presented four themes on Tuesday, namely ' Ethos of India' including inspirations such as kalamkari from Andhra Pradesh, madhubani from Bihar and warli art from Madhya Pradesh; ' The Golden Period' featuring the Harappa Age, stupas and the Konark Temple; ' The Legacy of Nawabs' including intricate inlay work; and ' The Vibrant Soul of India' with a more kitsch appeal.