The Mystery of Shehr-e-Roghan(GONDRANI): Archaic cave civilizations are found in sundry regions of the world. Fortuitously in Pakistan additionally, these archaic caves dwellings have been found in Shehr-e-Roghan in Balochistan. Shehr-e-Roghan is situated at 18 kilometers North West of Lasbela, Balochistan.This is genuinely a true archaeological treasure but haplessly this astonishing treasure is concealed from the world.
Who constructed these inscrutable caves? This is still a mystery there is no precise information available but one thing is for sure that this place is tremendously marvelous. Different historians narrate Shehr-e-Roghan with the Buddhists of 7th century AD. This wondrous archaic cave city is elongating over an area of 3 kilometers. Now what is so unique these cave houses are multi storey and are inter connected with each other through sundry walkways every cave house has a solo room and some have a veranda in front.
Numerous myths are ascribed to this unexplained place. The locals of Shehr-e-Roghan believe that this might be the city of Jins (Giants).
During the British rule, there were over 1500 rooms that were found in the city. The rooms had windows and niches made for what historians believed, were for lamps and hearths in the center of the rooms were withal found, to keep the inhabitants warm. There were withal numerous pathways within the mountain that connected the rooms together.
The logic is there and history additionally betokens that as the ruler of Armabel was additionally Buddhist. Another intriguing fact that historians have found is the stories that are cognate to the area, the legends are heavily influenced by Persian lore.
This is what science has told us about this astounding site.
Legends, tell a different story. In the wilderness of Balochistan, we find the traces of legends that connect the North and South of Pakistan.
The legend commences during the time of King Soloman. It tells of a King with a pulchritudinous daughter denominated Badiul Jamal, who lived within the city. She was plagued by demons. Over time, numerous heroes including Princes came to preserve the Princess from her tormentors, to no avail.