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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Old heritage Vishnu temple on the way to Pahalgam from Srinagar. It gives you a different feeling compared to any traditional temple.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank AlokC139
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This is built on 33 degree latitude. This is not just any latitude number. Its a Sacred Number of Christ Consciousness or Krishna Consciousness...all stemming from Lord Vishnu's Consciousness of Love, Light, Truth, Illumination, Wisdom, Harmony, and Healing Powers. The entrance is an Inter-Dimensional Gateway...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sangeeta H
Reviewed 22 May 2018

On the way from Srinagar to pahalgam you can visit this temple. We were informed by the guide that the song "Tum aa gaye ho" from film Aandhi was shot here. It takes an hour ride to reach here. A very beautiful temple with just...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank FreeSoul_Sonali
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

This temple is located on the way from Srinagar to phalagham.the temple is ruins current but preserved by tourism board.it is a big temple with many small temples on boundary.there is a entrance fee of rs 20for indians and SAARC nations and 200 for foreigners

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank AswathyMajesh
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This temple is in total ruins including the main santum and other temples. The main temple was about 45 feet tall and housed the God Vishnu that is now shifted to a temple in Lal chowk in Srinagar. Observing the site reveals it was a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PraveenBachu
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is an ancient temple ruins well preserved by the tourism board. A nice place to visit if you are a heritage lover. Nothing much to do here but you just get to visit a heritage site with ruins and stones. Ofcourse it is a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Jasdeep386
Reviewed 5 July 2017

It was indeed very painful to see such a beautiful and well planned temple in ruins by Muslim invaders simply because it was a Hindu temple built by a Brahmin king of kashmir. I have attached some photos and a particular display board set up...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Gajarajan1947
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

These temples are located on the way from Srinagar to Pahalgam , and are in the state of ruins , but still nicely preserved by ASI . This place should have been given more importance and few place around the beautiful temple. You can spend...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Praveen1108
Reviewed 23 December 2016

This temple is in ruins currently but well preserved by the Tourism Board. However, the guides are not well trained, as they are only bent on extracting money and not giving correct historical background of this place. There is entry fees to this place. it...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Rucha121
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This temple was built by King Avanti Varman before he ascended to the throne of Kashmir. The temple is small but more ornate and dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The temple was destroyed by the earthquake and reclaimed after removal of debris. This temple was neglected...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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