Martand Sun Temple, Kashmir

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Martand Sun Temple is located in Kashmir. Use our Anantnag itinerary planner to visit Martand Sun Temple on your trip to Anantnag, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • A Marvelous temple, now sadly in the state of ruins, this is must visit on the way to Pahalgam. There was a resident Sardar Guide who took us through the place. \ The ASI has declared the site as a pl...  more »
  • From the roadside it looks nothing special and majestic. But once you move in you will find the sculpture on the rocks. Its a good visit for around 10 mins.  more »
  • Built in the 8th century, the Martand SunTemple is a marvellous testament to the architectural achievements of Kashmir's ancient Karkota Dynasty. It lies forgotten and in shambles at 8km from Anantnag...  more »
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  • Muslims destroyed this temple its still destroyed right now destroyed on the orders of Muslim Sultan Sikandar Butshikan in the early 15th century, with demolition lasting a year.
  • Nice historical location. A must visit
  • Relics & lost glory of voiceless Hindus existence in Kashmir.
  • 8th century ruins, not much to figure out if you would like it!
  • One can only imagine it's grandeur looking at the ruins. Once magnificent temple is now surrounded by slums on all sides.

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