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Martand Sun Temple

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

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Dr. bilal ahmad G
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Must have been a Majestic temple. Andhi song was shot here

This temple is in Anantnag Mattan almost 35 Kms (45 mts) from Pahalgam. It is not covered as part... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2016
New Delhi, India
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23 Apr 2018
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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.

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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

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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.

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Reviewed 20 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

3  Thank Dr. bilal ahmad G
Reviewed 1 October 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

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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

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

Thank SrinivasaB2015
Reviewed 29 May 2016

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

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

3  Thank sriram_rajagopal
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I visited Martand temple on 23/03/16 (day of Holi) during our return from Pahalgam to Srinagar. We reached to the temple at 1:00 PM after visiting Aishmuquam Dargah. There is a narrow road in front of the premises. There was absolute silence; no vehicle, no...More

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