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Address: Varanasi, India

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A very old temple

Complete temple is covered in dark red... the color of Maa durga... Normally there is no rush there except Navdurga festival. Must visit.. Tulsimanas temple is walking distance... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Complete temple is covered in dark red... the color of Maa durga... Normally there is no rush there except Navdurga festival. Must visit.. Tulsimanas temple is walking distance from here

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Langley City, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Truly the novelty in this temple is it's colour. A nice change of pace and close to Assi Ghat, it unfortunately had few monkeys about when I visited. By the way, photography is strongly frowned upon.

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

If you are interested to watching the social interaction of monkeys this Temple is a must. We spent a long while totally enthralled by the many families of monkeys interacting with each other; i don't know whether different times of day bring these fascinating beings out, we were there at about 4pm, but it really was the highlight of this... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We went to the Monkey Temple in a trip that included this one. It is a temple for Hannuman, and you can not take your camera's or phones inside, I suppose because of the monkeys. There are actually some monkeys living there, not a lot. if I hear Monkey Temple, I think: Temple full of Monkeys :p There was also... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This temple belongs to the goddess SANDHA or Durga temple. The temple has a lot of monkeys , so be careful of your stuff. the connected is a pond/ kund which has medicinal properties as priests say. the beautiful statue of mother installed here has many myths and stories. One must take darshan/ view of this temple.

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Cuernavaca, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This place was packed on the Tuesday I went. Parking costs money, so luckily the entrance was free. Lots of wild monkeys, probably 100, in the garden around the temple. Plenty of people feeding bananas and treats which brought more monkeys in. They left the humans alone, so don't be deterred by it. Shoe bins are available, and tips are... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

A temple set in the corner of a sprawling campus, the Sankat mochan mandir is one of the nicest temples I have visited. Devotees gather together in the evening to recite the entire Hanuman Chalisa. Just being there an observing the proceedings is quite an experience. Phones and cameras are not allowed. Locker facilities are available outside the temple.

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Indian Rocks Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Very attrective because of res monkey . This is also three hundred year old temple. Full of monkey thus is the identity.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

this is accessible right on the sector covering Tulsi Manas, Sankat mochan, tridev mandir... old temple but very reasonable maintained nice and clean. we had a good darshan of ma durga to get her blessings Things to do 1.Whether you want a nice lassi or a hot piping cup of tea it is just around the corner 2. If you... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

In India these are all exceptional things to see. all the artistry and traditions. we enjoyed the culture and would not have missed it for the world. quite an experience indeed

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Address: Address: Varanasi, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi

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