Most Mysterious Archaeological Discoveries In History

The Lost City of Mohenjo-Daro

24. The Lost City of Mohenjo-Daro

The ancient city of Mohenjo-Daro, part of the Indus Valey civilization, was so well-planned that it can put some of the present-day cities to shame! The Indus civilization flourished between 2600 to 1900 BCE, and its remains are found in modern-day Pakistan. 

Mohenjo-Daro was an expertly planned city, with an elaborate drainage system, cross-ventilated houses with private bathrooms, a thriving trade economy, and streets cutting at right angles. But historians are still unclear about what really ended this once-thriving civilization. Was it a flood, or the Indus river changing its course? Noone is sure till today.
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