India | Uttar Pradesh | Allahabad


An archeological site, Bhita, on the banks of the Yamuna River, is about 20 km south of Allahabad. Excavations here revealed a cluster of objects such as the images of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, terracotta figurines of seated women and a votive tank. These antiquities are believed to be the remains of an ancient fortified city dating back to Gupta and Mauryan periods. Points of interests include a museum.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Allahabad
Location: Allahabad    


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