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Back to the roots - once again!

This amazing Surya Mandir at Kasheli is home to our family deity Sri Dev Kanakaditya. The temple is... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Shibani B
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Peaceful place

some places are magical which gives you lots of positivity and this sun temple is one of them... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2017
Pune, India
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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

This amazing Surya Mandir at Kasheli is home to our family deity Sri Dev Kanakaditya. The temple is rustic with a big sabha-mandap with local architecture - wood and paper dominate the decor. There is a legend about the standing idol of Lord Sun in...More

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Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

some places are magical which gives you lots of positivity and this sun temple is one of them. according to locals God statue is from Dwarka and one sailer was carrying it in his boat. When the boat reached Kasheli shore,sailer was unable to move...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Located near Pawas area, you have to drive quite a kms inside Mongo farms to reach it. The temple is good looking and it has basic amenities like water source n toilets. The temple wooden structure is beautiful. The roof of the temple is said...More

1  Thank joyienjoy
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Sun or Surya was one of the highly revered gods during the Vedic era. In course of time, like that of other Vedic gods, Surya worship lost its prominence, but several temples enshrining the Sun God as the principal deity are still present. One of...More

1  Thank Debarati D
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the very few places which combines the natural beauty with the unique sacred importance...... This temple is one of the very few temples of god son..... (surya dev) specially one of kind which was saved from the waves of 'murti bhanjak'...More

2  Thank 201chinmayp
Reviewed August 23, 2016

This is the only Sun temple in Konkan area. Very calm and peaceful place. Every once must visit this place once. Very close to Mahakali temple of adivare

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Reviewed June 1, 2016

We visited Kanakaditya Temple during our stay at Ganesh Gule. Temple is beautiful. Clean and peaceful place. Was surprised to know that this is the only temple with full standing status of Sun God. Renovation work in progress hope it will make it even better...More

1  Thank P_Dhopavkar
Reviewed March 25, 2016

The temple is located bit remotely, approx 10-15 kms from Pawas. It is a very old and beautiful temple which is undergoing some renovation currently. The murals inside temple are just amazing and leave you wondering how did they do it all

1  Thank ashuapande
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Very nice sun temple. The Mandir and its sabhamandap is awesome. One must visit before 12 Noon to take Darshan of God Sun.

Thank Aaplaparyatanmitra
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Shri Kanakaditya temple is a Sun god's temple.Almost more than 1000 year old .Recently renovation work is going on.

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