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Banashankari Temple

Bagalkot District, Badami 587201, India
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Can be easily reached from Bhanshakri.

It is located just 5 km away from the badami fort/caves and one can easily reach there through... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Nikhil P
,
Vapi, Daman and Diu, India
Closed in afternoons, check timing before visit

This place is about 4 kms from the town centre (Clarks Inn) and a very revered diety. The temple is... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Payal G
,
Mumbai
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Bagalkot District, Badami 587201, India
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

It is located just 5 km away from the badami fort/caves and one can easily reach there through shared auto. The charges are Rs 10 per person and you will be dropped at the temple gate itself. The temple is dedicated to the deity, Devi...More

1  Thank Nikhil P
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This place is about 4 kms from the town centre (Clarks Inn) and a very revered diety. The temple is very old and the idol is beautifully dressed everyday (as per senior visitors the mount of the tiger is nowadays always hidden behind the dressing)....More

5  Thank Payal G
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

This place is a holy place for many families as they consider the Goddess as their family deity. We visited the place as part of our visit to the Badami caves and covered the temple. This place is about 6 kms from the town and...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

This is the temple of the godess banshankari at about 5 kms from the cave temple. The shrine is small but being old temple once you enter the shrine you get the peace of mind. A serene & must visit location for all those who...More

1  Thank Sanjay D
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

The temple is on the road.Banashankari temple is v oldest temple.the idiol ,v beautiful.we enjoyed the outside food.Here village women making food like ,kawari roti n subji.curd etc, r very tasteful.Outside a big pound is there.It is made up of rocks.Parkibg is available.here you will...More

Thank sumapuranik
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

A very peaceful temple with rich history. Shakambari devi means godess of shaak(trees / vegetables) - if I'm not wrong. It is said that many thousand years back earth had gone in a drought state for a year with not anything to eat. Earth started...More

2  Thank snipe2016
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

The temple is maintained well and is one of the shakti peetams. The godess is powerful.At out side surroundings of the temple will get tasty jawar roti at economic cost.In temple seperate place is provided for the pilgrims and travelers to perform Kumkum puja to...More

Thank parusharouthud
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

we visited this temple too, and it is truly beautiful, and a must see when going here. the architecture is awesome, and one cannot but help admire it.

Thank Amar G
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Its a good temple. but not maintained that much.. but when you are inside temple its very calm. you caan visit once.

Thank MND2501
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

During our recent visit to Badami at the beginning of Navratri, we visited the unusual temple of Banashankari Devi also known as Shakambhari Devi which is a form of goddess Parvati. The black stone attractive sculpture depicts the Devi sitting on a lioness. The goddess...More

Thank KabraRamesh
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