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Vivekanand Sarovar

Purani Basti, Raipur, India
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Serenity

The place rightly reflects the spiritual aura of Swami Vivekananda and visiting here provides calm... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dsfaruquie
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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 February 27, 2018
dsudipto79
,
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average22%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“big statue” (7 reviews)
“fresh air” (4 reviews)
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Purani Basti, Raipur, India
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"indoor stadium"
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"visit this place"
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"the heart of the city"
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"morning and evening"
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"pond"
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"buddha"
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"boating"
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"park"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank dsfaruquie
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Reviewed February 27, 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
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Reviewed January 3, 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
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

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

Thank Praveen K
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

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

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Reviewed September 15, 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 AnkitJ_rpr
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Reviewed July 25, 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.

Thank SunilTiwari1987
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Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

It is a very nice place to visit specially at night when lights are on. The big statue of swami Vivekananda is its point​of attraction. One can come an enjoy the view and environment here . Boating is also available here so u can enjoy...More

Thank VIKAS R
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Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Vivekanand sarovar was previously known as Budda talab.It is very beautiful with nyc views, located in the center of the city.Value for money.

Thank khushbu3101
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Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Yes.. this is a place for morning walk and yoga. And even couples can also soend quality time here at backside. The best thing is the huge statue of Vivekananda which can be seen better at night and in the evening you can enjoy boat...More

Thank alokp915
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