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Who destroyed the Somnath temple in Gujarat?


  • Mohammad Ghouri

  • Mahmud Ghaznavi

  • Changez Khan 

  • Taimur Lang



Who destroyed the Somnath temple in Gujarat?-Mahmud Ghaznavi

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.

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