Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Shankrancharya Temple

This Temple is situated in Srinagar at height of 1000ft above the plain. The earliest of all the Temples built in 200 BC,. By Jalaka the son of the Great Buddhist convert Ashoka. The temple was subsequently rebuilt and dedicated by Raja Gopadittya in 6th Century. It is said to be that “ the Takhut-I-Sulaiman (throne one of the Solomon).

1 comment:

Michael Gaio said...

Beautiful temple image. And now Jalaka is building a digital temple on the internet: http://www.jalaka.com

~ M