Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Brijeshwari Temple, Kangra

  • Brijeshwari Temple, Kangra: A temple which is known for its legendary wealth was subject to successive invasions from the north. History reveals that Mohammed of Ghazni had departed from here with a king’s ransom in gold, silver and jewels in 1009.Destroyed completely in 1905 by an earthquake, it was rebuilt in 1920. It continues to be a profoundly busy place of pilgrimage for Tourists. Colourful stalls outside the temple tend to the pilgrim's needs and religious requirements.

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