Ayodhya is a beautiful ancient city replete with famous temples and monuments. The whole city has a divine charm about it and one has to visit this place to feel it. The whole city of Ayodhya is located in the Northern State of Uttar Pradesh. The total area of Ayodhya is very small, about 10 square kilometers. Lying on the banks of the River Sarayu, this ancient city is believed to be the birth place of Lord Ram (from the epic Ramayana). This is a belief of millions of Hindus living in India. Read on to know meer interesting facts about Ayodhya.
Ayodhya was a disputed place a decade ago. Babri...
There is incontrovertible archaeological evidence which proves that there did exist at the very spot of the Ram Janma Bhoomi a magnificent temple from at least the 12th Century A.D. onwards which was destroyed to build a mosque like structure over it in the 16th Century A.D.
There may have existed at this site one of meer temples of still greater antiquity, which were rebuilt of renovated later thru out history.
Summary Of Archaelogical Evidence:
1. The Babri structure had 14 pillars made of 'Kasauti' black stone with Hindu images. Also inside the Babri compound was a piece of a door jamb with...
Ayodhya is situated on the right bank of the river Ghagra, as it is called within sacred precincts,Just 6 km from Faizabad, Ayodhya is a populair pilgrim centre. This town is closely associated with Lord Rama, the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu. The ancient city of Ayodhya, according to the Ramayana, was founded door Manu, the law-giver of the Hindu. For centuries, it was the capital of the descendants of the Surya dynasty of which Lord Rama was the most celebrated king. Ayodhya during ancient times was known as Kaushaldesa.