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Kalaram Temple

Panchavati, Nashik, India
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Ranked #3 of 48 attractions in Nashik
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites
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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Temple dedicated to lord Rama where the deity is present in black stone. Sita devi and lakshaman are also in black stone. Neatly maintained.

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Very calm place. Very nicely maintained. Very clean. I loved the place very much. Its a temple of Lord Ram and hanuman.

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The true translation of kalaram is black Rama. The sanctum sanctorum also houses the statues of Goddess Sita and Lakshmana, which are also in black.. The temple derives its name from the statue of Lord Rama which is black. Further, the main entrance has a deity of Lord Hanuman which is also black. The Kalaram temple is an old Hindu... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Nashik has very ancient history associated with ramayan so this temple is devoted to lord Ram,.. the idol is carved from BLACK stone hence the GOD is known as KALA (black) RAM... it is located in panchavati area where ravan has kidnapped sita (wife of lord ram ) during ram navami festival ,temple management organised various cultural activity like classical... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Lord Rama along with lakshman ji and mata sita are in black colour is unique to this temple.The temple is very old and beautiful ! This story of this temple is that when ram with laxman and goddess sita was residing in Panchwati, Evil Demons (most probabily kahr and dushan) arrived there with their army, Lord Rama and Laxman start... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The temple is close to the godavari ghat and is within the city. We drove down to the temple and roads towards the temple were very narrow. However it was worth visiting the place..

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Bangalore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

peaceful place maintained well,neat & clean, This temple is one of the Hindus temple which is located at Panchvati Nashik, A must visit place in Nashik when you are there,

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This temple is one of the Hindus temple which is located at Panchvati Nashik. This temple is dedicated to Lord Ram. This was built in approx 1788. This built with black rock. Must visit if you are in Panchvati.

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Chennai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Vishnu sahasranamam has these verses.....mega varnam shubangam, are used when they describe the beauty of Lord Vishnu. Lord Rama is none other than Vishnu, this was the avatar he took in the Treta Yuga, and here, in the Tryambakeshwar in Nashik , you can find this ancient temple, which houses the idols of Rama, Lakshmana and Seeta, all jet black.... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

A must visit place in Nashik when you are there. the temple is very well maintained and is unbelievably clean. The security is terrific volunteering to help you around. No beggars and pandits to bug you while inside.

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