Who found gold in Padmanabhaswamy Temple?

Who found gold in Padmanabhaswamy Temple?

Who found the treasure in Padmanabha Swamy Temple? An IPS officer, Sundararajan, 70 who lives very near to the Padmanabha Shrine had filed a petition following which 5 out of 6 vaults were opened earthing treasure that some estimate is worth over Rs 1 lakh crore.

What is inside chamber B?

A huge pile of treasure was found locked away in the five vaults: gold, silver, diamonds and other precious stones, which were cast into idols, coins, ornaments and vessels, among others. Vault B is the final vault that has not been opened yet.

What is the curse of Vault B?

While five vaults have been opened and its contents have been recorded by a court-appointed team, Vault B was not opened. The Travancore royal family, which used to manage the temple, claims this particular vault has a mystical curse over it and opening it would be nothing short of inviting a disaster to the state.

Can Muslims enter Padmanabhaswamy Temple?

So, as of now, there is no issue for him to visit the temple,” the official said. Non-Hindus and foreigners are permitted inside the sprawling temple dedicated to Lord Padmanabha after accepting similar declarations, he said.

Are there any photos of Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple?

Browse 91 sri padmanabhaswamy temple stock photos and images available or start a new search to explore more stock photos and images. The historic Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram , Kerala, India.

Why was gold taken out of Padmanabhaswamy Temple?

The Indian government wants to melt the gold and loan it to jewelers to meet the country’s insatiable appetite for gold. Reusing the gold could cut India’s annual gold imports by a quarter, according to government and industry sources. But devotees and activists maintain that the gold belongs to the temple and should be left untouched.

Which is the richest vault in Padmanabhaswamy Temple?

The still unopened sixth vault, Vault B, is rumored to be the largest and richest of all. Legend has it that beyond Vault B, there is a hidden chamber with thick walls made of solid gold containing immeasurable riches.

When did Supreme Court open vaults of Padmanabhaswamy Temple?

But in 2011, the Supreme Court directed the royal family to open the secret chambers of the temple and reveal its hidden wealth. Of the six vaults, five were opened.