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Clean and Nice..

This is a Temple of Bishnupur which still belongs to the Maharaja's Family. This place is noted for... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2018
raja727
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Good.

Good to visit if you go first time to Bishnupur. Photography is not allowed inside the temple. Nice... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2018
256arijitb
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Apr 17, 2018
“Clean and Nice..”
Jan 2, 2018
“Good.”
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Bishnupur | 3 Km From City Center, Bankura, India
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

This is a Temple of Bishnupur which still belongs to the Maharaja's Family. This place is noted for its Durga Puja. The temple is nice and located on the road leading to Tourist lodge from the large Stone Gate..

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank raja727
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Good to visit if you go first time to Bishnupur. Photography is not allowed inside the temple. Nice idol of Durga Idol made by Malla King Jagat Malla on 997 AD.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 256arijitb
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Mrinmoyee Mata's temple is over a 1000 years old, in a beautiful, serene and calm environment and has one of the most beautiful idols of Maa Durga or Mrinmoyee Mata I have ever seen. It has a strange calming effect on your mind to be...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SrikChak
Reviewed July 27, 2017

The temple is just like most other village temples as there is nothing speacial about it to make it a tourist spot as such. It was a waste of time for me visiting the site.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SaddviAndalwala
Reviewed March 31, 2017

The cannons from this temple mark the onset of Durga Puja in many parts of Bishnupur. It does not look that old because of the painting which is done every year. There is a tree outside the branches of which are entwined in an interesting...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank sheela m
Reviewed January 18, 2017

This is a temple located in Bishnupur town of Bankura district,where Puja is regularly held and curiously,this temple doesn't have the terracotta adornments which is common to most temples in this town. The presiding deity is Goddess Durga and it is free entrance for everybody....More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed December 29, 2016

Nice and peaceful place surrounded by a lot of historical buildings and temples. A must visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Anirban B
Reviewed November 26, 2016

In Keeping with the tradition,even today after the cannons are fired from this temple a certain portion of pujas (offerings) start in other parts of mallabhum(todays bankura vishupur) during Durga puja. The temple is open to public for offering .Also see the idara or big...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank tirthabhatt08
Reviewed November 17, 2016

This is also part of the many Poda-mati ( burnt-earth) tiled temples in Bisnupur tourist circuit. A local guide available at most hotels will take you to all the temples and give a good history of each site. Without a guide all temples look alike...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Jayati R
Reviewed November 3, 2016

1000years old Drugs temple maintained bykings family. Very quite place .there are some stalls selling Terracotta jewellery

Date of experience: October 2016
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