200 BC Greek City Sirkap Taxila in Pakistan is designed like Islamabad

200 BC Greek City Sirkap Taxila in Pakistan is designed like Islamabad

SirKap Taxila is the only Greek city in the Indo-Pakistan Subcontinent from the Greco-Bactrian times. Taxila city, which is synonymous with Sirkap Taxila, has been mentioned by Greek philosopher Apollonius of Tyana of the 1st Century AD as resembling Athens and Nineveh (a Greek colony in present-day Iraq). Even a Chinese traveler of early times…