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In Pics: Ancient idols, Shiv Ling found during Ram Mandir site excavation in Ayodhya

General Secretary of the Sri Ram Janmabhoomi Tirth Kshetra Trust Champak Rai on Thursday confirmed that ancient idols along with a shiv ling and carvings were on sandstone were found during the land levelling work at Ram Janmabhoomi site in Ayodhya.

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Ayodhya Updated on: May 21, 2020 17:37 IST
Ancient idols, shiv ling, found during Ram Mandir site

Ancient idols, shiv ling, found during Ram Mandir site excavation in Ayodhya

General Secretary of the Sri Ram Janmabhoomi Tirth Kshetra Trust Champak Rai on Thursday confirmed that ancient idols along with a shiv ling and carvings were on sandstone were found during the land levelling work at Ram Janmabhoomi site in Ayodhya. IndiaTV brings pictures of those ancient sculptures found during the recent excavation. 

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Ancient idols, shiv ling, found during Ram Mandir site excavation in Ayodhya

In his major announcement, the general secretary said that the work of land levelling was going on for the past 10 days. 

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Ancient idols, shiv ling, found during Ram Mandir site excavation in Ayodhya

The team discovered 6 pillars of red sandstone in the debris.

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Ancient idols, shiv ling, found during Ram Mandir site excavation in Ayodhya

One of the most interesting findings of the excavation is a 5-feet-old long Shiv ling, a similar one that was found at Kuber Teela.

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Ancient idols, shiv ling, found during Ram Mandir site excavation in Ayodhya

7 black touchstones were found beneath the debris during the land levelling work. 

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Ancient idols, shiv ling, found during Ram Mandir site excavation in Ayodhya

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