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Raja Dinendra Street, Maniktala | Near Sham Bazaar, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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All reviews mosaic work beautiful architecture calm place religious place take pictures mirror statues peace rai ornate bahadur meditation followers worship visitors devotion offerings
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inside the temple was interesting, we watched some of the "priests" helping a very old and frail woman worship, very emotional

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 6, 2019

Very nicely maintained temple. You must visit even if you are not Jain. Its almost hidden in a small lane with high walls. Kolkata have many hidden gems like this heritage temple. There is also a small shop which sells Rajasthani artifacts at reasonable price....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

This temple is lovely, a jewel in the crown of Kolkata. Very well kept and peaceful. The gardens are pretty, and the inside of the temple just sparkles.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alice C
Reviewed January 24, 2019

This beautiful temple just pops out of nowhere....you walk down a grudge road through an archway and there it is....all white, sparkling and beautiful! The inside is incredible but you have to take your shoes off so take a pair of socks as the floor...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2019

We have been to so many temples, but it helped hearing the background of how this got started and about their life. We took the walking tour, well worth it.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

This Religion is the most peace loving preacher. They care for human being, animals, insects and environment. You will experience this all once you are there. Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 23, 2018

This particular jain temple in kolkata has very good exterior architecture. The day when we went it was mostly empty but had good experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

Must visit in Kolkata. Quite place amidst hustling city. Very beautiful architecture and mosaic work. take lot of pictures and also learn about Jain history from in house guide who takes you around to both the Jain temples adjacent to each other. Take an hour...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank TanujaNR
Reviewed November 20, 2018

This temple is in interior and very calm place.Most of visitors are from local Jain community and tourists. Jain community people are allowed near deity.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank spsunderraj
Reviewed October 25, 2018

The Temple was built in 1867 by Rai Badridas Bahadur Mukeem who was a Jain Social Leader.The overall view is beautiful and the architectural works are noticeable. The temple is mostly visited by followers of Jainism. Complete silence is maintained here and so one can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Consultcinda | Reviewed this property |
We visited in mid December and it was all open.