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Belur Math

Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
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The headquarters of the international Ramakrishna Order.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“the river” (148 reviews)
“peace of mind” (48 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

It is an amazing experience to be amidst such a pristine dwelling of Greats. The museum is a must see. It has various sections on Swami Ramakrishna, Ma Sharada Devi, Swami Vivekananda, & other saints. The temple is an epostle of peace, one should sit...More

Thank Srinivasan I
Reviewed 4 May 2017

A peaceful and clean place to spend some time worshiping and enjoying the view. Nestled right next to the Hooghly/Ganges River, devotees can freely dip their feet in the river for a truly spiritual experience.

Thank NYCNZ97
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The reminiscent of Shri Ramkrishna and Swami Vivekananda is in the air of Belur Math. The all-religion-Temple gives you the piece of mind. In the evening cool air from Ganges will soothe your heart.

Thank arkasun
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Dakshineswar Kali Temple and Belur math will be half day trip. From Dakshineswar Kali Temple there is a cheap ferry to belur. Good time to visit is evening. If you return before sunset, you can able to see amazing sunset around belur math. Belur math...More

1  Thank BantakalDotCom
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

The Belur math is the city/town/place developed by the followers of Swami Paramhans and well developed and maintained by them. A beautiful building where the idol of Swami Paramhans is situated. The math is located on the bank of Hubli (Ganga). One has to travel...More

Thank Gourav A
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Just a mind blowing peace and religious ,clean atmosphere.amazing place of vivekanand temple and mind blowing view.

Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is a famous place around kolkata and visited by lots of national and international visitors.River gange will offer a stunning view.You can enjoy a beautiful nature view.There is a museum to highlight old history.This place is famous for its Evening Aarati.Inside area is really...More

2  Thank rajveer0072016
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Belur Math is the headquarters of the Ramakrishna Math and Mission, founded by Swami Vivekananda, a chief disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa. This is the place where you can get mental peace & strength.The atmoshphere is really so good to spent time.

Thank subhrajit p
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Got an opportunity to attend evening AARATI and PRAYAR at Belur Math.Liked the peaceful spiritual environment.Well managed / organised institution. A good library.with collection of spiritual books.

Thank peekayem2015
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Whilst the grounds and temple are quite beautifully presented, I just had that feeling that I was entering a cult and the way that guards watch people was a disconcerting. Considering this is a religious place, it acts more like a cult HQ and photography...More

Thank ZaahidBharmal
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21 March 2017|
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Response from Chattesu | Reviewed this property |
you can walk down to the bus stop and avail AC 50 bus service or any regular bus service (non AC). One bus which is frequent is GARIA STATION - BELUR MATH (NOT believe MATH)
13 July 2015|
Response from JDV580 | Reviewed this property |
Srr,if you have money,you can avail a car with your friend to have a long journey from New Market to Belur Math and on the way you may hault here and there to take tea snacks,or juices or anything else.I prefer to go to... More
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25 April 2015|
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Response from 724Pratap | Reviewed this property |
by bus from Esplanade it will take 1.5hrs and by taxi 1hr. approx. if traffic jam in shyambazar area otherwise by taxi it will take hardly 40minutes.