Raja Dahir, the ruler of this state, was very arrogant and unjust. Muhammad bin Qasim's expedition was actually the third attempt, the first two having failed due to stiffer-than-expected opposition as well as heat, exhaustion.
Elliot considered him to be "better" than other invaders, indulging in "much less, wanton sacrifice of life than was freely indulged in by most of the ruthless bigots who have propagated the same faith elsewhere. Hajjaj sent Muhammad Bin Qasim for this great expedition in A.
Kufi, the author of the Chachnama, rightly sums up the position. Hajjaj had put more care and planning into this campaign than the second campaign  under Badil bin Tuhfa. The takbir and praise to the Almighty Allah are offered every morning and evening.
Elliot and Dowson, Vol. Budmeen failed in his expedition, and lost his life in the first action. Kill anyone belonging to the combatants ahl-i-harb ; arrest their sons and daughters for hostages and imprison them.
The account relates that they then tricked the caliph into believing that Muhammad bin Qasim had violated them before sending them on and as a result of this subterfuge, Muhammad bin Qasim was wrapped and stitched in oxen hides,  and returned to Syriawhich resulted in his death en route from suffocation.
In such a situation any special acquisition had to be paid for in cash.
Quotes from The Chach Nama [ edit ] Muhammad Kasim then entered and all the town people came to the temple of Nobhar, and prostrated themselves before an idol. He ordered for her younger sister to be taken away. Then income will meet expenditures and this long situation will be concluded. I received your life-inspiring letter.
Also partially quoted in B. When his treasures exceeded all limits and computation, he made a reservoir on the eastern side of Multan, which was hundred yards square.
This article was last updated on Sunday, June 01, Disclaimer: En route to the capital, Muhammad Bin Qasim, conqueror to some, predator to others, breathed his last and his soul departed to meet with the Creator in whose name he claimed to crusade in Sindh.
Arnold and modern Muslim historians such as Habib and Qureishi. When his treasures exceeded all limits and computation, he made a reservoir on the eastern side of Multan, which was hundred yards square.
From a letter by Hajjaj to Muhammad bin Qasim. Several species of reptiles, birds, and terrestrial mammals inhabit the project area, wherever suitable habitats are found. She was captured along with her sister and sent to the Khalifa at Baghdad.
However, the facts surrounding this conquest, and the ill fate that followed for the conqueror is known to few among us. He even left their shrines undesecrated: Muhammad Kasim fixed a tax upon all the subjects, according to the laws of the Prophet.
It is said that after the conquest was effected and the affairs of the country were settled and the report of the conquest had reached Hajjaj, he sent a reply to the following effect. This approach would prove critical to the way Muslim rulers ruled in India over the next centuries.
Ali bin Muhammad who had heard it from Abu Muhammad Hindui that Muhammad Kasim arose and with his counsellors, guards and attendants, went to the temple.
Protection was given to the artificers, the merchants, and the common people, and those who had been seized from those classes were all liberated.
His judgment, potential and skills left many other officers and forced the ruler to appoint him in the state department. From Debal the Arab army then marched north taking towns such as Nerun and Sadusan Sehwan peacefully.
According to some historians,no mass conversions were attempted and the destruction of temples such as the Sun Temple of Multan was forbidden. These are constantly under threat due to increased shipping and industrial activities in the area.
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We all know that Arab General Muhammad Bin Qasim conquered Sindh in AD. However, the facts surrounding this conquest, and the ill fate that followed for the conqueror is known to few among us. Oct 08, · The account relates that they then tricked the Khalifa into believing that Muhammad bin Qasim had violated them before sending them on and as a result of this subterfuge, Muhammad bin Qasim was wrapped and stitched in oxen hides, and returned to Syria, which resulted in his death en route from suffocation.
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