Sunday, November 25, 2012

Mahasthanghor is a Historical place is

Mahasthanghor is one of the most basic urban archaeological site so far exposed in Bangladesh. The village Mahasthan in Shibganj Thana of Bogra ward contains the remains of an ancient city which was called Pundranagara .

 Paundravardhanapura in the territory of Chandragupta A sandstone slab bearing six lines in Prakrit in Brahmi script, discovered in 1931, dates Maharashtra to at least the 3rd century BC. The fortified area was in use till the 18th century Ado ether with the ancient 

and mediaeval ruins, the mazhar (holy tomb) of Shah Sultan Balkhi Mahisawar built at site of a Hindu temple is located at Mahasthangarh. He was a dervish (holy person devoted to Islam) of magnificent lineage who came to the Mahasthangarh area, with the goal of spreading Islam among non-Muslims. He converted the people of the area to Islam and complete There.

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