Shah Laf’s Bhambhore


This article analyzes the place of Bhambhore which has been discussed by, Sindh’s classical poet, Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai in his poetry. Bham bore finds mention and discussion in the works of many other classical poets as well, including Qazi Qadan, Shah Abdul Karim and others. The highly popular folklore of Sassi-Punhun also has connections with Bhambore in many a ways. Shah La$f has discussed the folklore of Sassi-Punhun at Bhambhore and twenty five other places which s$ll exist in modern day with the same names in different parts of Sindh and Baluchistan. All These places are located on the route to Sassi-Punhun’s grave in Balochistan.

-Dr. Rukhman Gul Palari