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Martand Sun Temple

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Martand Sun Temple

Martand Sun Temple is significant of exemplary Aryan structure, which gives a glimpse into the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Built in the 8th century, the Martand SunTemple is a marvellous testament to the architectural... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Dr. bilal ahmad G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Martand Sun Temple is significant of exemplary Aryan structure, which gives a glimpse into the skill and art of Kashmiri Hindus. Martand Temple was made out of square limestones similar to the Grecian patterned pillars.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank vikas539
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Very Good Historical place. Very old Sculptural. We took many photo's. Even They are Renovating Place. Kashmir People says Haidar Movie song They Shooted their. 1 time visit should be their.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

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 place of national importance The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

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.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

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 in south Kashmir. According to theTareekh-e-Hassan(The Oldest History of Kashmir) there was a city...More

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank Dr. bilal ahmad G
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

These temple have been there since centuries. It is a nust visit for history buffs. Great place to witness rich history of Kashmir

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

This temple is in Anantnag Mattan almost 35 Kms (45 mts) from Pahalgam. It is not covered as part of standard tourist points. So you can hire a taxi to take you there. The standard rates are Rs. 1800 for AC Innova and Rs. 1200...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank Anu_G_Jain
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

This temple stuns you with its scale, architecture and beauty. You can only imagine how you would have felt if you were to standing there some 1000 years back. It is 10 km up the hill from Anantnag. Ask for Keerbal. It is effort some...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

Only surya temple in that locality Apart from Surya bhagwaan it also has Ram, Shiva and Ganesh ji temples.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank paradisehyd
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The Martand Sun Temple is a must visit place of historical significance in Kashmir. Situated in the Anantnag district, the temple is situated in the town of Mattan (pronounced Muhton). One can cover the place while on the way from Srinagar to Pahalgam or during...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank sriram_rajagopal
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