Thursday, November 8, 2012

          Mohenjo-daro also known as The Mound Of Dead is situated in the Province of Sindh in Larkana on a Pleistocene ridge in the middle of the flood plain of the Indus River Valley around 28 kilometres from the town of Larkana.images 8
         The ridge was prominent during the time of the Indus Valley Civilization, allowing the city to stand above the surrounding plain, but the flooding of the river has since buried most of the ridge in deposited silt. The site occupies a central position between the Indus River and the Ghaggar-Hakra River. The Indus still flows to the east of the site, but the riverbed of the Ghaggar-Hakra on the western side is now dry.
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