Ancient Durga idol found in J&K’s Budgam

    04-Dec-2021   
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Jammu, December 02: In a major development, a 7th-century idol of Goddess Durga made of black stone was recovered by the police in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir.
 
Ancient Durga idol found  
 
The idol, which is believed to be 1,300 years old, was found in the Khag area of the district. A team of officials from the Department of Archives, Archaeology, and Museums of Jammu and Kashmir examined the sculpture of Durga seated on a lion throne.
 
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