Chowkandi Tombs – the city of dead

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chowkandi tombs were built in 15th century A.D, these tombs are of Jokhio & Baluch tribes who used to live there from 15th to 18th century A.D, chowkandi means 4 corners.

LOCATION

they are situated 29 km east in Karachi city on n5-national highway in front of fast-nu.

FAMOUS & CREATIVITY

chowkandi is famous for its great creative engraving on the tombs and these tombs are mostly 2 feet wide, 5 to 8 feet long and 4-14 feet high

TOMBS OF MEN & WOMEN

tombs of men at chowkandi can be identified with the art of horses, swords, bow & arrows.

tombs of women can be identified with the art of jewelry which includes bracelets, ear rings and necklaces.

PHOTO GALLERY

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