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Ramakrishna Temple

Chennai (Madras), India (Nungambakkam)
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Type: Religious Sites
Description: The present temple, dedicated only recently in a joyous three-day ceremony, represents three hundred years of faith and devotion.
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Rawang,Malaysia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We went on a Sunday evening. We drove by and chanced upon this temple. Really big and clean. So much serenity and beautiful vibes.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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66 reviews 66 reviews
33 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Best place of peace of mind and meditation in chennai !! Very quite and well maintained place !! Pooja and aarathi was mind blowing !!

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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Ramakrishna math is a very spiritual and quite place in Chennai, went with my co-brother as he is a devotee of Sri Rmakrishna and Vivekananda. if you would like to experience the spirituality you may go, very high traffic area hence you need to plan your trip well.

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This temple is of a different type of beauty both in its architecture and in its ambiance. As soon as you enter the gate, you see a very huge temple in front of you. The garden surrounding the temple is very clean and the as you climb the stairs you experience the beauty of the temple. Inside there is a... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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384 reviews 384 reviews
93 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

A lovely quiet place close to the Mylapore temple and a must do if you are in the spiritual circuit. Great place to meditate. Lovely architecture too.

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New Delhi, India
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70 reviews 70 reviews
24 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I have been to this place several times when in Chennai. I used to find it very peaceful sitting amongst the people in search of peace and to add to its positives there is a book store selling religious books at quite cheap price.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Inspiration for so many great men that followed. His teachings on self, body and mind and in particular the common theme from all great religions is reflected nicely in the architecture of this lovely temple.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

You can really feel the serenity in and out. It s a very quite peaceful and beautiful place to visit once in a while. Very unique and old library, worth checking out. Its comfortably located near Maylapur.

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Auroville, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

India has made an incalculable contribution to the spirituality of the world. Ramakrishna was the teacher of Swami Vivekananda, who essentially woke up the western world to the depth of Indian spirituality. Make the time to visit Ramakrishna Math and Vivekananda House, and try to get a glimpse of the finest thought India has contributed to the world.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

A very serene and calm place. After a tiring day at work, happened to pass this place and used the opportunity to get inside. It was very calm- a sea change from the hustle and bustle of the street outside. There is a main hall where I spent some time meditating. There is an aarti that takes place in the... More

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