Sopara is historic town

Sopara is historic town, it was famous interantional market place.it
was connected with
port (bunder) which was used to carry raw material and finished goods
even before
portuguese rule.
The old name of Sopara is Shurparaka.It is well said in history that
it was well connected
with routes from kalyan , naneghat etc.
Even today Sopara is very good market place for vegatable.
The chakereshwar temple is there near lake , there are some beautifull
carving statues
outside the temple.


For info on sopara

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sopara
www.geocities.com/unitedit/places/Sopara/sopara.htm

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