Modhera Temple was built in 1026-27 AD by Bhimdev I of the Solanki dynasty. Later the temple was damaged by Mahmud Ghazni. No worship is offered now and is protected monument maintained by Archaeological Survey of India. The temple complex has three components: Gudhamandapa, the shrine hall; Sabhamandapa, the assembly hall and Kunda, the reservoir. The halls have intricately carved exterior and pillars. The reservoir has steps to reach the bottom and numerous small shrines.
The Sun Temple was built during the reign of Bhimdev I of Solanki dynasty in 1026-1027 . It is built on 23.6° latitude . The temple was attacked and damaged by Mahmud Ghazni. The place was later known as Sita ni Chauri and Ramkund locally. No worship is offered here now. The temple is Monument of National Importance and is maintained by Archeological Survey of India.
The temple complex is built in Maru-Gurjara style . The temple complex has three axially aligned components; the shrine proper in a hall , the outer or assembly hall and a sacred reservoir . The sabhamandapa is not in continuation with gudhamandapa but is placed little away as a separate structure. Both are built on a paved platform. The platform or plinth is inverted lotus shaped