1300 Year Old Bhim Matka in Baramulla Never Goes Dry

1300 Year Old Bhim Matka in Baramulla Never Goes Dry


12 March 2021: DC Srinagar Shahid Choudhary shared photos of an earthen pot known as the Bhim Matka believed to be more than 1300 years old which never goes dry. Believed to have origins in Hindu mythology, stories of the Bhim Matka, found nearly 120 years ago near Bonyar in Baramulla, are regaled by locals. Popular legend has it that Bheema used to fill water from the Vitasta river (Jhelum river) for Draupadi and her brothers every day.