10000-year-old(8000 BCE) city discovered in Chhattisgarh
After initial survey, archaeologists claim to have found remains of a 2,500-year-old city, buried at Tarighat in of Chhattisgarh where excavation work is to begin shortly.
10,000-year-old artefacts unearthed in C’garh
The significant discovery was made at the archaeological site at Tarighat, nearly 30 km from here, where remnants of an ancient city have been unearthed recently.
“We have found tools made of various materials at Tarighat site. The tools have been assigned to microlithic period and date back to 8000 BC (10,000 years old). The artefacts have been found 20 ft below the surface,” Tarighat excavation director and archaeologist in the culture department of Chhattisgarh government J.R.Bhagat disclosed to this newspaper here on Thursday. * Source - Asianage.
Ancient Ma Durga Mayamaya Temple on Ghat of Kharun in Tarighat
2,500-yr-old city found buried in Chhattisgarh
Facbook Album for Tarighat
This place is located beteen Raipur and Durg district Chhattisgarh(Check CG districts map)
Air: (Check Chhattisgarh Airmap)
From Raipur Airport: 31 km by Car.
Train: (Check Chhattisgarh Trainmap)
Raipur Station - 31.7 Km
Durg Station - 40 km
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