Sunday, July 21, 2013

Akshay Vat temple

Patalpuri temple and Akshay Vat are located inside the Allahabad Fort. Temple which is underground is believed to be one of the oldest temples in India.

Akshay Vat is believed to be the most revered trees among Hindus.According to a legend, it is believed that once the sage Markandeya asked Lord Narayana to prove his divine power, In order to prove his power, he flooded the world for a moment, during which only this tree was standing erect above the water level.
                                                                  Akshay Vat

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