• Jammu region

    Jammu region

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    Pari Mahal,Srinagar

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    Akhnoor Fort,Jammu

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    Pathar Masjid,Srinagar

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    Zaina kadal,Srinagar

Excavation & Exploration


Excavation & Exploration


Srinagar Circle of the Archaeological Survey of India carryout archaeological excavations in different parts of the State. Based on the information available in the Indian Archaeology - A Review a list of the sites, excavated during last century, is given. Excavations conducted upto 2012 are given in this section. Arranged year wise they include brief information on the site and important finds.

 

Excavations - Since Independence - Jammu & Kashmir

Site

Year(s)

Excavated by

Reference

Burzahom

1960-61;

1961-62;

1962-63;

1964-65 to 1966-67; 1968-69;

1971-72 & 1973-74

ASI

IAR 1960-61, p. 11; 1961-62, pp. 17-21; 1962-63, pp. 9-10; 1964-65, p. 13; 1965-66, p. 19; 1966-67, pp. 16-17; 1968-69, p. 10; 1971-72, p. 24 & 1973-74, p. 15.

Gufkral

1981-82

ASI

IAR  1981-82, pp. 19-25.

Harwan

1973-74

ASI

IAR   1973-74, pp. 15-16.

Malpur

1993-94

ASI

IAR    1993-94, pp. 53-54

Manda

1976-77

ASI

IAR    1976-77, pp. 19-23.

Martand

1969-70

ASI

IAR    1969-70, p. 13.

Pambarwan

1973-74

ASI

IAR    1973-74, p. 14.

Semthan

1977-78;

1978-79;

1980-81.

ASI

IAR    1977-78, p. 24; 1978-79, pp. 69-70; 1980-81,  pp. 21-23.

Guru Baba ka Tibba, Jammu

1997-98

ASI

IAR 1997-98 pp. 64-70;

Kanishpura, Baramulla

1998-99

ASI

IAR 1998-99 pp. 30-48;

Jafer Chak, Jammu

1998-99

ASI

IAR 1998-99 pp. 49-54;

Ancient site Ambaran

1999-2000;
2000-2001

ASI

IAR 1999-2000, pp. 52-63;
2000-01 pp. 47-68;

Sudh Mahadev, Udhampur

2002-03

ASI

IAR 2002-03, pp. 119-120;

Ancient site Babour, Manwal, Udhampur

2002-03;

2003-04

ASI

IAR 2002-03,p-119; 2003-04, pp. 91-118;

Tibba Name Shah, Jammu

2007-08;

2008-09;

2009-10

ASI