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Belur Math

Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
+91 33 2654 1144
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The headquarters of the international Ramakrishna Order.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“the river” (156 reviews)
“peaceful place” (68 reviews)
“peace of mind” (50 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
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+91 33 2654 1144
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"the river"
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"peaceful place"
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"peace of mind"
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"kali temple"
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"must visit place"
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"boat ride"
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"west bank"
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"howrah district"
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"early morning"
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"ramakrishna mission"
in 63 reviews
"sri ramakrishna"
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"main temple"
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"holy place"
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"evening prayer"
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"meditation hall"
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"holy mother"
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"head quarters"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing and emotionaly disturbing spiritual area. I highly recommand this place. Beautiful temples, green area with people chilling all around, women soaking their feet in the sacred river. It s peaceful, green, wide, scented and architecturaly beautiful. Nice to breathe out of the crazyness of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is really filled with peace. It is a perfect place to go or visit with your family or friends if you are messed up with your daily life.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beautiful complex on the banks of river Hooghly is regarded as "Symphony in architecture" that fuses hindu,christian and islamic motifs as symbol of unity of all religions.It was founded by Swami Vivekananda,an ardent disciple of great mystic and saint Sri Ramakrishna.The famous preaching of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Belur math is very peaceful place. it also has magical architecture. Those who are travelling to belur math, also can travel to dhakineswari temple by a boat through Ganga river.The journey is amazing.you can also watch the beautiful sunset on the river. Don't visit on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the must visit place. You need to reach Belur math via a ferry if you are going from Dakshineswar. The water journey is really thrilling. You can hire individual boat or you can travel with other passengers at very low fare. Once you...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Visited the Belur Math while visiting Kolkata. Saw the museum just before entering the meditation hall. Very well maintained and the peace it brings to the soul has to be experienced. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I Visited the temple recently with my friends and we all loved it. Worth visiting and one should not miss.

Thank Swapnilg146
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Belur Math is on the banks of Hooghly River with sprawling garden, museum, library etc. It is the Head quarters of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission founded by Swamy Vivekananda. The complex houses besides Sri Ramakrishna Temple, Temples of Sri Sarada Devi and Swamy Vivekananda...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

A very memorable tour of belur math. My husband and I spent a lot of time at the ashram. We took lots of photos. Vivekananda ashram is a must see for everyone I would like to go again soon

Thank 787devi
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Visited last year. maintenance is ecellant. Good relaxation. Home to Head Quarters of Rama Krishana Mission. Must Visit Place

Thank keepsa
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Indernath
22 March 2017|
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Response from Chattesu | Reviewed this property |
you can walk down to the bus stop and avail AC 50 bus service or any regular bus service (non AC). One bus which is frequent is GARIA STATION - BELUR MATH (NOT believe MATH)
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JDV580
13 July 2015|
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Response from JDV580 | Reviewed this property |
Srr,if you have money,you can avail a car with your friend to have a long journey from New Market to Belur Math and on the way you may hault here and there to take tea snacks,or juices or anything else.I prefer to go to... More
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Tahmina Z K
25 April 2015|
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Response from 724Pratap | Reviewed this property |
by bus from Esplanade it will take 1.5hrs and by taxi 1hr. approx. if traffic jam in shyambazar area otherwise by taxi it will take hardly 40minutes.
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