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Baneswar Temple, Cooch Behar

It is the temple of Baneswar Shiva. The deity found here is below the ground level. The most... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
rinkidas74
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Siliguri, India
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I went to Baneswar Shiv Temple. The temple also has a statue of Arthanarishwar. The premises has a... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Footprints727663
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

It is the temple of Baneswar Shiva. The deity found here is below the ground level. The most attractive thing to visit here is the pond full of Mohans (Tortoises). No one catch them. The pond is a tortoise breeding centre. Children as well as...More

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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

I went to Baneswar Shiv Temple. The temple also has a statue of Arthanarishwar. The premises has a huge pond which houses large number of tortoises, very old in age and form. It is great place to go.

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Shiv Linga at underground. Must visit place to see the turtle pond also beside this temple. Holy pond.

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Reviewed March 23, 2018

A beutiful temple devoted for Lord Shiva stands in Baneshwar,which is on the outskirts of Cooch Behar town.The deity can be found below floor level and one has to climb down a flight ot stairs in order to see the Shiv Ling !!

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Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

This is situated just outskirts of coochbehar city. Easily accessible via local transport. Main attraction aare "mohan" which are tortoise and is conserved here. This is a shiva temple.

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Reviewed January 7, 2018

Went for Holy Darshan on 23/12/17 Time was 11.15am and there were few devotees, no rush as such. One can buy prasad (sweets) from either of the 2 sweet shop right opposite the main temple gate. Flowers and puja thali can be brought from vendors...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Baneswar Shiva Temple is located at Baneswar, a bit outskirt (about 8 km to the north of Coochbehar) of the town Coochbehar. The “Shivalinga” of this temple is 10 feet below the plinth level. This temple is famous for its tortoises (locally known as "Mohan")...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017

The serenity of this place calls for a real heart diving immense bhakti time. Whenever you visit coochbehar this place is a must visit.

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Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

During Shiva Rarti and Bhambhol you must visit this place but be prepared for a huge crowd and an Indian style crowd i must add.Jai Baba Bhambhole

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Reviewed September 17, 2016

If u r new in coochbehar u must visit it once. it is famous for having turtles named after the god MOHAN.

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