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Jama Masjid in Ahmedabad was BhadraKali Temple
Jama Masjid built during 1424 CE in Ahmedabad (originally Karnavati) by Ahmed Shah I is originally hindu temple of Goddess Bhadrakali. Ahmedabad city’s original namee were Bhadra, Karnavati, Rajnagar and Asaval in different eras. The name Bhadra was after the …

Vanaras in Temple of Hathor, Dendera, Egypt 2250 BCE
Temple of Hathor at Dendera, built by Pharaoh Pepi I ca. 2250 BCE has carvings of Vanaras (as described in Valmiki Ramanaya), snakes, eagles, dogs, hippos with human bodies. Evidences prove ths temple’s existence since 1500 BCE. It is historically …

2300 Years Old Sword of Zhou Dynasty, Unearthed in China
Chinese archaeologists have unearthed a sword which is more than 2300 years old from Zhou Dynasty era, in an ancient tomb in Xinyang city, central China’s Henan Province. This sword is thought to belong to the time of Warring States, …

Tamil Brahmi Script of 1st century BCE found in Egypt & Oman
A broken storage jar with inscriptions in Tamil Brahmi script (written in a combination of Tamil and the Brahmi script) has been excavated at Quseir-al-Qadim, an ancient port with a Roman settlement on the Red Sea coast of Egypt. This …

300 BCE Indian Ivory Statue found in Pompeii, Italy
Indian ivory statue of a female found in ruins of ancient Pompeii, Italy and mistaken as ‘Goddess Lakshmi Idol‘. This statuette is estimated to be from pre-mauryan period (before 300 BCE) and during that time, India had trading …

300 BCE Subrahmanya Temple at Saluvankuppam Unearthed
300 BCE Subrahmanya Temple at Saluvankuppam, Tamil Nadu, India unearthed in 2005 has 2 layers of constructions. First one was a brick construction made around 3rd century BCE (Sangam Period) and on top of it, another granite layer …