Jai Somnath

Jai Somnath Jaya Somanath is a historical romance written by Kanhaiyalal Maniklal Munshi The shrine of Lord Somanath at Prabhas is a very holy place and people flock here for darshan and prayers Chaula is a very

  • Title: Jai Somnath
  • Author: Kanhaiyalal Maniklal Munshi
  • ISBN: 9788171783007
  • Page: 276
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Jaya Somanath is a historical romance written by Kanhaiyalal Maniklal Munshi The shrine of Lord Somanath at Prabhas is a very holy place and people flock here for darshan and prayers Chaula is a very young temple dancer when the story begins She is just eighteen and has the honour of dancing in front of the Lord on an auspicious day She is applauded by everyone She coJaya Somanath is a historical romance written by Kanhaiyalal Maniklal Munshi The shrine of Lord Somanath at Prabhas is a very holy place and people flock here for darshan and prayers Chaula is a very young temple dancer when the story begins She is just eighteen and has the honour of dancing in front of the Lord on an auspicious day She is applauded by everyone She comes across Bheemdev and falls in love with him The temple is destroyed by Mahmud of Ghazni and this book deals with the historical facts woven interestingly with a story.Jaya Somanath is the story and heroism of Bheemdev and the love of the temple dancer Chaula for him The story tells of the mortal crisis which Gujarat passed through when Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni attacked and destroyed the sacred temple of Somanath It is a moving and fascinating story of Gujarat s fight to save its honour.

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    1. Somnath Temple is an important pilgrimage and tourist spot of Gujarat. Destroyed and reconstructed several times in the past by several Muslim invaders (Mahmud of Ghazni, Allaudin Khilji and Aurangzeb) and Portuguese, the present temple was reconstructed in Chaulukya style of Hindu temple architecture and completed in May 1951. The reconstruction was envisioned by Vallabhbhai Patel and was completed under K. M. Munshi, the then head of the temple trust.K.M. Munshi's historical novels are always [...]

    2. Very good book,even though Munshiji never believed about attack. he has beautifully written this eventracters Gang, Chaula are superb.war description is also very good.

    3. An excellent book. A must read for all Indians and all hindus in the world. I was searching for any history related to Somanatha Temple. Read all available articles online but not satisfied. something was missing in that. Thanks to kindle come know about the book "Somanatha The Shrine Eternal". I read all the book from Shri K M Munshi about Gujarat history including Jay Somanatha twice also the big fan of Minshji. I didn't know he also had great work like this book. I always been emotional about [...]

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