Soomra dynasty

The Soomra dynasty
سومرن جو سلسله
Capital Not specified
Languages Sindhi (native language)
Arabic (liturgical language)
Government Monarchy
King Al Khafif (first)
   Soomra dynasty begins 1024
   Soomra dynasty ends 1351
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Habbari dynasty
Samma dynasty

The Soomra dynasty (Sindhi: سومرن جو سلسله) were Rajput rulers from the Indian subcontinent.[1] They ruled in the Sindh region of present-day Pakistan from 1024 to 1351.

The Soomro tribe revolted against Masud, ruler of the Ghaznavids. They were superseded by the Samma dynasty.[2]

Notable people

See also


  1. Siddiqui, Habibullah. "The Soomras of Sindh: their origin, main characteristics and rule – an overview (general survey) (1025 – 1351 AD)" (PDF). Literary Conference on Soomra Period in Sindh.
  2. Sen, Sailendra (2013). A Textbook of Medieval Indian History. Primus Books. p. 114. ISBN 978-9-38060-734-4.

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