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Birla Temple

Ashutosh Chowdhury Road | 29 Ashutosh Choudhury Avenue, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700019, India
2475 9717
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“white marble” (18 reviews)
“busy road” (5 reviews)
Ashutosh Chowdhury Road | 29 Ashutosh Choudhury Avenue, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700019, India
2475 9717
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Reviewed July 27, 2017

Located between Gariahat and Park Circus, this is a wonderful edifice of marble ! Very quiet, well managed and serene place

Thank Joy_0f_Travelling
Reviewed July 24, 2017

This is a very famous temple of kolkata. The temple has its very peaceful environment. The architecture of this temple is also very good.

Thank Manpreet_Khokhar
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

This temple is made up of marble and is very very beautiful. It is a peaceful place. I felt very relaxed here.

Thank sandeep k
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We visited this temple to enjoy the peace of the temple ..this temple is very huge and lovely.. the marbles are best and the lightning is impressive

Thank Sam S
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Its a nice temple developed and maintained by M.P. Birla family. Its located near ballygunj Phari signal. A very nice work of art and properly maintained by the Birlas.

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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

very nicely made. very neat and clean. but taking too long for renovation they should do it little fast

Thank gopalmittal
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Beautiful and peaceful as are the Birla Mandirs all over India...The idols in white marble are pure bliss....Parking may be an issue...try to park in the alleys and bylanes instead of the main road...At night it is a treat to watch when the lights are...More

Thank HwenTsang
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

What a place. Just sit and relax. Meditate. Absolutely heart of the city at Ballygunje. Try to visit early morning. And a second visit in the evening aftervsun set.

Thank Joy_Saha
Reviewed July 9, 2017

The temple is extremely beautiful, & despite being a very famous & crowded place, it still feels like a place of peace. The Birla temple is known for it's beautiful architecture. And in religious way too it's a must visit in Kolkata.

Thank AnkitJ_rpr
Reviewed July 6, 2017

First temple we visited during our stay in Kolkata. It was mesmerizing as this is the 1st time we been to a temple dedicated to Lord Krishna. A truly blessed feeling. Its situated neat the main road, making it difficult for parking. The time we...More

Thank mkiranjit
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July 9, 2017|
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Response from Carefree_Musings | Reviewed this property |
The temple is open in the morning from 5.30 A.M. to 11 A.M. and in the evening from 4 .30 P.M. to 9 P.M There is a no closing day and can be accessed on all days. You can expect extra rush at Janmashtami as it is primarily a... More
August 30, 2016|
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Response from Albia-Newton | Reviewed this property |
There are no lifts - but not too many steps (about 20 from the street to the courtyard - and the about another 20 to the main part of the temple) - It can be very busy at weekends, so I suggest you visit on an evening... More
Rae C
September 27, 2015|
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Response from TheAllSeasonVisitor | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so