He added that MCC is a cultural organisation belonging to the Indus Valley civilisation, whose history dates back 5,000 years and extends from Kashmir in the north to Karachi in the south, and of which Mohenjo-Daro
is an icon.
The themes of the regional exhibitions were quite different this time from Mehergarh to Quetta, Harappa to Lahore via Katas, Akra to Peshawar via Takht Bai, Mohenjo-Daro
to Karachi via Makli, and from Takhtbai to Islamabad.
The exceedingly and intriguingly varying topography, from high-rise, snow-capped mountains in Chitral, Naran and Gilgit-Baltistan, lush-green hills of Azad Kashmir, and rocky ranges of Sulaiman and Kirthar in Balochistan to fecund plains of Punjab, gushingly torrent rivers and their tributaries, Thar, Thal and Kharan deserts with crisp golden sand glowing under the sun, accessible and serene beaches in Karachi and Gwadar, historical sites like Mohenjo-Daro
and Harappa, religious sites including Gurudwaras and temples, and way-too developed metropolitan cities are surely irresistible and fascinating attractions for tourists from across the globe.
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 ancient artifacts found in the city of Mohenjo-Daro
and similar excavations all over the country have yielded that this region was very advanced and had rich culture.
Prior to the big event, PNCA organized a series of regional exhibitions representing all provinces, which were given relevant context according to the cultural heritage of the land such as; 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 Takht bai to Islamabad, he said.
specifically the Mohenjo-daro
region, where archaeologists found the
The early form of some of Pakistani stringed musical instruments was unearthed in their rudimentary form from excavations in Mohenjo-Daro
Larkana is located in northwestern Sindh near the Indus river and the 4500 year old Mohenjo-daro
ruins of the Indus Valley Civilization.
Pakistan has places ranking in the best of the world not only in the North but also in Lahore, Mohenjo-daro
, Thatta, along coastal line and many more.
Aliza Saba Rizvi on Indus Games from Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro
, An Insight into Daily Life through Games, under the supervision of Prof.
Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker, the movie set in the ancient city of Mohenjo-Daro
in the era of the Indus Valley civilization is slated to hit the theatres on August 12.