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“A pleasant climate !!”
Review of Sita Temple

Sita Temple
Kolkata
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“A pleasant climate !!”
Reviewed May 2, 2014

As the belief goes Ravana had kept Sita confined in Ashok Vatika. If this is "Ashok Vatika" then the place is really good, the climate is mildly cold and the surroundings are beautiful with lush green hills and gardens. The temple though seems to be slightly run down, due to lack of funds. The giant footsteps believed to be of Lord Hanuman is somewhat difficult to digest but makes an interesting sight. There is a small waterfall beside the temple and is a good place to rest, breathe in fresh air and enjoy the sights and the weather. A memorable place to visit.

Visited April 2014
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Chennai (Madras), India
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“Very poorly maintained temple”
Reviewed April 30, 2014

Very poorly maintained temple. Has lost its charm. The temple in itself was very dirty and looks deserted.

Visited April 2014
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Nairobi
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“dont understand logic !”
Reviewed April 25, 2014

why would Ravana bring Sita all the way up here ? but its a beautiful place, worth the visit for a Hindu follower and the temple is beautiful..

Visited July 2013
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Lucknow, India
Level 1 Contributor
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“very important venue for hindus”
Reviewed April 19, 2014

temple is excellent and an important shrine for hindus The temple is beautiful and serene and the pandits are taking good care of the shrine. Wish it was more grand

Visited April 2014
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Melbourne
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65 reviews
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“Well worth a visit”
Reviewed April 18, 2014

Thank goodness the temple has not been commercialised. It is an old temple but very open to visitors. There are no restrictions on photography like other similar historic temples.
The temple is very close to Hakgala Botanical Gardens. Read about the history of the place before you get there.

Visited April 2014
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