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Kavalem Village, Ponda Taluka, Panjim, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The moment you enter the complex I found it very peaceful. We were lucky to get darshan of the deity too because they close it for sometime.

Thank Zarin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sri Shantadurga temple in Ponda , South Goa, belongs to the Hindu Gaur Saraswat Brahmin community and was built during the period 1713 AD to 1738 AD. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Shantadurga, who is an incarnation of Goddess Parvati. The temple complex has...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting temples in India is a must do affair. You simply cannot not go to at least a dozen in Goa because each of them are entirely different.

Thank Hoanui
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is near Ponda. The temple is well maintained and apart from main idol of Durga Devi , there is Lord Narayan ... unique with a Ganesh just in front of this idol. Even though the temple is well maintained , the temple tank...More

Thank plpalani
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Easy access. Must seek blessings. Less options for food around the area, so plan accordingly. Great experience

Thank abrahamsuji
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This is an ancient temple of goddess and has a unique structure including garbh graha and main temple chamber, lots of wood work and u can see the Portuguese architecture in a decent peaceful place surrounded by other rooms in temple, the light towers adds...More

Thank Relax611458
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

A clean and well maintained temple. No one is looking for money. Can have a peaceful prayer. Hats off to the management.

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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We visited this temple with family. Very nice design of the architecture. Calm and serene and quiet environment.

Thank reubenranjanfern2017
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We went to the temple as part of our South Goa tour. It was raining so could not explore much within the complex, but the main temple is beautifully constructed and it is very calm and peaceful inside. Must visit place!

Thank Nihal K
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Shantadurga is worshipped by GSB community as their Kuldevi. It has nice lawn and lodging facilities. Specific dressing (sovle) is required for performing puja inside the temple.

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Sharda D
August 26, 2018|
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Response from ankits2600 | Reviewed this property |
Madgaon is best and closest railway station
Kavita K
April 3, 2018|
Response from welcomeMumbai | Reviewed this property |
HI!! The noon Aarti is at 1.00pm.Yes you can purchase as they have canteen facility.