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Historic Vicharnag temple reopens in Srinagar

Srinagar: A number of Kashmir Pandits offered rituals at the historic ‘Vicharnag temple’, when it reopened after 20 years in Srinagar district . Located in the district’s Soura city, once famous for being centre of discourse and learning for Muslims and Hindus, the Vicharnag temple had closed  down in the ”90s when the Kashmiri Pandits […]

Basaki Naga has several temples in the vernacular style in Bhalessa area, some of them are at Bheja and Gandoh. The main temple Kalgoni may be typical example of the Naga temples is located at an idyllic location on the top of a ridge, providing a magnificient panoramic view on all sides, yet most of […]

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Bilaspur: 12 of the 28 submerged temples in the Gobind Sagar lake Bhakra Dam reservoir would be trans-located as national importance monuments by the Archeological Survey of India. This was revealed by Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal, Chief Minister, on receipt of a communication from Smt. Ambika Soni, Union Minister for Tourism and Culture. Chief Minister […]

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Unusual architecture and wealth of wood carvings, Shri Bhima Kali Temple at Sarahan is the major monument that is duplicated no where else in the erstwhile hill states. Dedicated to the mother goddess Bhimakali presiding deity of the Rulers of former Bushahr Sate, situated at 2150 mtrs MSL this magnificent temple is about 180 kms. […]

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