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Calm & Peace in one place

I visited this place on 27th February,on my return from New Delhi. I had time before I move... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Well maintained.

The lake is easily accessible, being part of the city. The key feature of this lake is Swami... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
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Purani Basti, Raipur, India
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

It s one of the very few tourist places in Raipur. Almost in the center of the city near a huge lake called Vivekananda sarovar. One has to walk little far to reach the Vivekananda statue. The park around the statue is very well maintained...More

Thank Usha65
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This place looks great but not maintain by the authority. Even garden is not clean and maintained. Disappointed.

Thank Aklesh J
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I went to Vivekanand Sarovar. Vivekanand Sarovar also known as Burha Talab is an old lake in the city. It is said that Swami Vivekanand stayed near the lake and took bath in the pond when he was in Raipur and so the lake was...More

4  Thank Footprints727663
Reviewed 29 March 2018

The place rightly reflects the spiritual aura of Swami Vivekananda and visiting here provides calm and tranquility. Its a well maintained infrastructure worth visiting to get inspired and for mental relaxation. There could have been a better level of maintenance and hygiene though.

1  Thank dsfaruquie
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

I visited this place on 27th February,on my return from New Delhi. I had time before I move onwards, hence I search TripAdvisor and found this place. It is located near Sardar Balbir Singh Juneja Indoor stadium. Earlier it was called Budha Talao, named after...More

Thank dsudipto79
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The lake is easily accessible, being part of the city. The key feature of this lake is Swami Vivekananda. We were here in the evening, it was very pleasant and the place was well lit. There's nothing much to do around the lake, but one...More

1  Thank YatriForever
Reviewed 15 October 2017

the place has been commemorated by the govt. by installing a vivekananda statue and thus renaming of the place from budha talab.

Thank PraveenK2842
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

If you want peace and relaxation just visit to this ace just sit for hours without getting disturb by anything.

Thank Scenic733948
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Vivekanand Sarovar, formally known as "Budha Talab", is a nice & peaceful place to visit. Although located in the main city, still this is a place which let you catch a breathe of peace. Their's also a good garden, located at the center, some hamsters...More

1  Thank Ankit J
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Very nyc place for morning and evening walk.It is situated in old city,Raipur.There are some benchs to relax in fresh air.

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