There are many historic villages and towns in the Shikarpur district which are noted for historical monuments, a majority of which are now in deplorable condition. Like Shikarpur city’s heritage, the condition of built heritage in its various villages and towns is not different. While travelling through the Shikarpur district, I came across many mosques, […] The post Mansions And Temples Of Khahi Village appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
Islamabad is a modern city, but its antiquity goes back to prehistoric times, about two million years before the present. Archaeologists have discovered a number of sites belonging to a number of cultures and civilisations in Islamabad, which date to the different periods of human history, from ancient to modern times. In this article, I […] The post Islamabad’s Only Buddhist Stupa: The Ban Faqiran Site appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
There are several villages in the Shikarpur district which are famous for magnificent Maaris (mansions) that were mainly built during the British Raj. One such village is Khaman, which was noted for the Maaris of Wadhwani Hindu merchants. Khaman village is located about 5 km west of Shikarpur city. It was one of the important […] The post Mansions Of Shikarpur’s Khaman Village appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.