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Q.1791

GS Khwaja, director of epigraphy at Archaeological Survey of India said also visited the temple of Baalshamin, which was built in 1st century AD. It was dedicated to the rain god and the Arabs would pray here. The area also had an amphitheatre for staging dramas and games. This was a precious multicultural site, a footprint of time.

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