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Ankapata is a place where Sandeepani Ashram is located. Krishna, Sudama & Balram Ji studied here... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
New Delhi, India
study place of bhagwan krishna and sudama

It is believed that Ankapata or the slate which Lord Krishna used is still there in Sandipani... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
New Delhi, India
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Nr. Sandeepani Ashram, Ujjain 456001, India
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

This place is the part of Sandeepani Ashram. Popularly, it is a belief that this Place used by God Shri Krishna to wash his writing tablets.

Thank ViralArya
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Ankapata is a place where Sandeepani Ashram is located. Krishna, Sudama & Balram Ji studied here. You will find there idols at multiple places there. No entry ticket. At some places there, photography is prohibited.

Thank Nish0901
Reviewed 31 October 2017

It is believed that Ankapata or the slate which Lord Krishna used is still there in Sandipani ashram. But when enquired in Ashram nobody knew the existence of such Ankapata, it may be a Mythological statement.

Thank Maneesh12345
Reviewed 28 May 2017

must visit place during the rainy season with family or friends. place is near to the city centrer freegang belltower

Thank vinsach
Reviewed 7 July 2016

According to Bhagwat Purana Krishna, Balram and Sudama were taught by Kalaguru Sandipani at his ashram here. After Krishna killed his evil uncle Kasna, his parents Vasudev and Devaki sent him and his brother Balram to Guru Sandipani for their studies. Even today parents do...More

1  Thank Frontiermail
Reviewed 30 April 2016

this place is not much famous in tourist but local people have beliefe that starting education from here is good thing because lord krishna was using this place during their gurukul time.

1  Thank ak_j980
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Ankapata is another destination near sandipani aashram ,this palce is also known for Dhashara festival

Thank npn2000
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Lord Krishna used this tank during his time in Gurukul. It is a land lost in time and the administration has turned a blind eye towards it.

Thank perplexed_soul
Reviewed 31 March 2015

This is a part of Sandipani Ashram.Now it appears to be a dry tank, but it is believed that Lord Krishna used to wash his slate at this place, while studying in this gurukul. So local people believe that it is auspicious to start their...More

3  Thank padmaja111
Reviewed 4 August 2013

This place is known as the primary learning days place of Lord Krishna. At this place Lord Krishna took his early education. there is a water pond here, where Lord Krishna used to wash his writing board, and then there is a park inside and...More

6  Thank Pallavi_Raj
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