In the Media - Treasure Found in 500-Year-Old Indian Temple

In the Media

Reuters reported that a treasure worth $22 billion had been found in the 16th century Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram, the capital of the Indian state Kerala. Secret subterranean vaults were piled high with jewels that had lain untouched for hundreds of years. Sacks filled with diamonds were piled next to tonnes of gold coins and jewellery, the media reported. The archaeological find, one of the greatest ever made in India, had triggered a fierce legal battle for custodianship.

12 Jul 2011

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