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Address: Karle, Lonavala, India

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Splendour of the hindu culture

Lonavala is about an hours drive from Mumbai and a visit to this temple is a must to marvel at the dedication and hard work of the people living several centuries ago. This is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Its located at a very nice place. Unfortunately you will find a lot of drunk people when you visit there. Guess thats how it has been historically. But very nice location, the view is beautiful and so is the temple

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Beautiful temple.if u have the energy to climb too many stairs then go for it.happy we did!people come here for childres mundan(hair giving ceremony).saw people offering hens

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Lonavala is about an hours drive from Mumbai and a visit to this temple is a must to marvel at the dedication and hard work of the people living several centuries ago. This is truly a magnificent contruction in solid granite, and a pius dedication to the Gods of the time.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This is one of my favourite destination when I visits karla/lonavla and location is at centre of Karla, very cool place.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Its really a nice old temple. Spacious enough and one get see waterfall around the temple if one visits the temple during monsoons!

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Dahanu, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

devi ekvira mata temple is on the height and its powerful devi temple and lots of truth in her blessing anyone going to lonavla should go to ekvira and take blessing of ma

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This place is in front of Karla caves at top the hill where can has to climb the steps and one can also witness the view from here

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Jaipur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

It is also one of the oldest temple situated near Karla caves. It is a very peaceful place where we can feel the presence of Ekvira Temple.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Ekvira Mata resides and rules over the maharashtrian devotees who flock to pay her yearly respect during Navaratri 9 days! SHE is a loving mother and protects the devotees from all evils. For those, new to Maharashtra, its a trek of about 30 min from Karla town, off Lonavala. Paid Car park facility is available. One can also visit famous... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The climb up is painful and the local crowd is always pushing in queues. The shopkeepers touch you and ask you to buy Puja material. Please avoid!

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