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Who Destroyed the Somnath Temple in Gujarat? - Current Affairs Including General Knowledge

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Who destroyed the Somnath temple in Gujarat?

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  • Mohammad Ghouri

  • Mahmud Ghaznavi

  • Changez Khan 

  • Taimur Lang

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Solution

Who destroyed the Somnath temple in Gujarat?-Mahmud Ghaznavi

Explanation:
1024, during the reign of Bhima I, the prominent Turkic ruler Mahmud of Ghazni raided Gujarat, plundering the Somnath temple and breaking its jyotirlinga. He took away booty of 20million dinars.

Concept: History Current Affair (Entrance Exam)
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