|Raja Dahir of Sindh|
Dahir was last Hindu King of Afghanistan, who was defeated by help of a few Hindus king who helped Md Bin Qasim against Dahir and another BUDHIST MONK guided all nook and croony of the fort. The Monk wanted after defeat of Dahir BUDHISM should Be the main religion of Sindh. King Dahir was a lenient king ,Pseudo secular, everyone was free to follow ones religion even Muslim Merchants were allowed to live on seaside and make their mosques.
Buddhist betrayed King Dahir. Buddhist dreamed that they would be able to convert Muhammad bin qasim to Buddhism. Qasim slaughtered Buddhist in masses giving them appropriate lesson.
|Hindu Girls being sold in Slave Markets of Bagdad|
In this way unfavourable anti-Hindu youth entered the western boundary of Bharat. In these adverse circumstances, our good qualities worked against us as they turned out to be our failings.’ – Prof. S. G. Shevde (Bharatiya Sanskruti, Page Nos. 35 & 36)
Story has heroism and turn here as daughters of King Dahir did exceptional Bravery-
Salutation to daughters of King Dahir who avenged the insulting defeat of Sindh by killing Mohammad Bin Qasim !:
King Dahir had two daughters, Suryadevi and Parimaladevi who were sent to Baghdad as a gift for the Khalif. Our culture is one which treats a woman as a mother and here was another culture, which sent girls to their Dharma Guru for appeasement and enjoyment, which was a disgrace to mankind ! But both daughters of Dahir were very brave. They gained the confidence of the Khalif and he began to trust them. As they were given as gifts to Khalif, they were unable to prevent physical violation of their bodies but just see what they did do! They sent a letter to Mohammad Bin Qasim’s generals bearing the stamp and signature of the Khalif. The letter contained an order – ‘Put Mohammad in a leather bag, seal the bag and send it here’. The order was from the Khalif. The generals followed the order word to word; they put Mohammad alive in a letter bag, sealed the bag and sent it to Baghdad on a ship. When the ship reached Baghdad after 10-12 days, Mohammad Bin Qasim’s corpse had decayed to such an extent that worms had begun to devour the corpse. The decaying smell was unbearable.
The Khalif investigated as to ‘Why was he sent to him like this?’ The two girls then told the Khalif, “We sent a letter bearing your signature and stamp. We have taken revenge on the demon who inflicted untold misery in our kingdom. We have done this. We feel proud of what we have done. We have fulfilled our national duty. We are ready to face any consequences for this action.”
An enraged Khalifa tied the hair of the two girls to the tails of horses and made the horses run throughout Baghdad. The girls were being kicked by the horses and their bodies were being stripped of its skin in the process. Their hair was being pulled and their heads were dashing against the knees of horses. Except for the bloodied heads, both bodies were stripped and cut into pieces and were being dropped on the road. But the two girls, who were proud of having avenged the insult to their kingdom, did not have a single tear in their eyes as they embraced martyrdom.
(When Bharat gained independence, statues of these two girls should have been erected on the Sindh border.)’
– Prof. S. G. Shevde