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Tradition holds that aluxob are generally invisible but are able to assume physical form for purposes of communicating with and frightening humans as well as to congregate together. Mohenjo-daro was abandoned in the 19th century BCE, and was not rediscovered until 1922. His knowledge of India and familiarity with traveling in such a diverse country has made him an advisor for those who would like information concerning their own journeys to India.

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