MANSORA AN ANCIENT CITY OF ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION: HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY
Like geographers, historians have also dealt in their books with the conditions of the earth, its longitudinal and altitudinal dimensions, boundaries etc that have been connected directly with human life. Furthermore, historians have discussed sociopolitical and religious conditions of a territory with respect to its significance. The Muslim historians and geographers of the first Islamic century have gathered information regarding the newly-established Muslim cities of the aforementioned century; Mansora is among those cities which was built after the Islamic conquest of Sindh. It is considered first city of Islamic civilization in Sindh. This article discusses the following questions in the light of the available historical and geographical information and documents. This article shows that in which part of the Sindh Mansora was situated? When it was built? Where it is located in present day Pakistan? What is its historical and geographical significance?
Faizan Jafar Ali. (2019) اسلامی ثقافت کا قدیم شہر"منصورہ"(تاریخی اور سیاسی جغرافیا), Noor-e-Marfat, Volume 10, Issue 1.