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Dhakeshwari Temple

Dhakeshwari Road | Bakshi Bazar, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
+880 1727-218085
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Dhakeshwari Road | Bakshi Bazar, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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+880 1727-218085
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"durga puja"
in 11 reviews
"hindu religion"
in 6 reviews
"calm and quiet place"
in 3 reviews
"holy place"
in 8 reviews
"short alley"
in 2 reviews
"non availability"
in 2 reviews
"main shrine"
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"ur shoes"
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"place is clean"
in 2 reviews
"visit places"
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"few hours"
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"must visit place"
in 5 reviews
"historical place"
in 7 reviews
"heritage site"
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"dhaka university"
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"old city"
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"idol"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good religious place for Hindus. Other religion people can also visit this place. For family time passing, it is a good place for everyone.

Thank tafayyaz
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is good to see when you are in Dhaka. I spent few hours to visit this place. It is generally for Hindu place to worship.

Thank Jonath S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

it's the oldest Hindu temple in Dhaka. u make sure to take off ur shoes before u enter the temple. the traffic is crazy on the way but i worth.

Thank Dereje A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a beautiful place for hindu relegioua and the relegious people enjoy there prayer there . it is beautiful place also

1  Thank kazihosain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dhakeshwari Temple is a trademark temple of Dhaka City. A myth says that Dhaka is named after Devi Dhakeshwari. It is located at Dhakeshwari Road, a place between Bakshibazar and Lalbag in Dhaka City. The main attraction of the temple is Devi Dhakeshwari. There are...More

Thank Sushanto S
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

Dhakeshwari Temple is the centre of the Hindu faith in Bangladesh. It is dedicated to Dhakeswari, the protector of Dhaka and an incarnation of the goddess Durga. Although modern in construction, there has been a temple on this spot for nine centuries. Every year in...More

Thank SatyendraGarg
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

Few days back we visited the temple. The temple is guarded heavily by police. The temple complex is kept very clean. Temple is kept closed from 14.00 hrs. to 16 hrs. One can get bhog Prasad if informed earlier. They are having guest house also.

Thank Utpal B
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

While we were there they were having a memorial service with incense which added to the atmosphere. Worth a stop

Thank garlec
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

I don't know if it's poor form to decry a religious and historical monument, but it's proper rubbish...

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

The temple is believed to be the reason for the name "Dhaka". This temple dates back probably to the pre Islamic era in Bangladesh, then Bengal. 12th century temple, by all accounts The temple covers quite a big piece of land in old Dhaka. It...More

Thank aloknbsm
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