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Address: Porbandar, India

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This temple, mainly meant for Krishna lovers, is otherwise okay for a visit if one has some sopare time in Porbandar. The maintenance is not too good and the premises rather... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

This temple, mainly meant for Krishna lovers, is otherwise okay for a visit if one has some sopare time in Porbandar. The maintenance is not too good and the premises rather unkempt. Located in the middle of a congested area.

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Ahmedabad, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

historical temple not to be missed,....... parikrama at the temple is too good..... architecture is worth a watch .......

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Visited this temple during my visit to Porbandar. Nothing much to do about here. Good place for just a visit and spend some time here.

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Mumbai
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83 reviews 83 reviews
38 attraction reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

The compound is full of trees and is very peaceful. Lot of older residents spend their time on the benches here. There are a lot of dogs, squirrels and birds here. It gives an ancient heritage vibe. The small maze outside the temple is more of a simple one way entry and exit. The height of the walls is hardly... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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53 reviews 53 reviews
32 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

It is like an ordinary temple and nothing special about this. There is one giant maze outside the temple. It is said that one who crosses the maze will get rid of all sins… I never tried it….

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Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India
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56 reviews 56 reviews
37 attraction reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Temple is historically important but not well maintained & kept clean. Surrounding was also not clean. Nice Pradakshina marg (a unique one)

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Thane, India
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The temple is beautiful, calm and quite. It is one of the attractions in Porbandar. The temple is named for Sudama and you can't see anywhere Shri Krishna in this temple whose one of the best friend of Sudama.

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Ranchi, India
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55 reviews 55 reviews
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76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The importance of this temple lies in the story of God Krishna and his childhood friend Sudama. Sudama remained poor because he had eaten Krishna's part of rice while both had been sent to jungle by their guru 'Sandipani' to bring firewood. That was a rainy and cold night. Gurumata had given Sudama some dry rice for both of them.... More 

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Raipur, India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This place is a kind of a park which is not well maintained. Place is littered with plastic bottles. It has a small temple which is called Sudama Mandir at one corner. It is park where most local folks come to spend there time.

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Srirangam, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

I had the darshan on 15.10.14. It is a historic site. I felt moved in visiting and having dar shan of only Sudama temple. But no cleanliness in the complex it should be improved. It is must to visit in porbandar.

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