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Chilkur Balaji Temple

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Address: Chilkur, Hyderabad 500050, India
Phone Number: +91 84172 35933
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Chilkur balaji temple is the oldest and powerful temple built during madanna and akkanna period. Temple is also called as Visa balaji temple because many of the people believe... read more

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited this place with a friend of mine. Quite different from the temples in the Northern part of India. It's also known as the visa temple apparently.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Chilkur balaji temple is the oldest and powerful temple built during madanna and akkanna period. Temple is also called as Visa balaji temple because many of the people believe that will get visa for sure after visiting the place.

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an early morning darshan I didnot expect to see so many people at the temple doing parikrama Inspite of the crowd the temple had a organised queue and darshan

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Thank Wellwomen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is very famous Balaji temple near hyderabad and it is very powerful temple. It is situated near Ghandipet river.

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Thank TADAKAMADLA A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to temple recently. Well maintained temple. I have visited during a weekday(Monday), but still have a decent crowd at 11AM. One could see a lot of young devotees. Well connected by Telangala state transport system. I would suggest you to go in early hrs. Open from 7AM. Lots of Lodges and Restaurants which serves cheap and best Telugu... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most sought after deity and temple for those living in the districts of Hyderabad, Rangareddy, Medak of the state of Telangana. Thousands throng this temple, seeking the blessings for grant of US or UK Visa for studies/ employment. And it does happen. The Temple is usually crowded on Weekends and some what free during weekdays. Best time... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an excellent despite of heavy rush. spent good 5 hours in the temple. Good thing is the priests of the temple are not after your wallets - probably the only temple in India that doesn't have a hundi. any donations to be made - can be done thru online payment. super peaceful environment.

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1 Thank Sudhish1981
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We as a family visited this place in November. People visit this place to get VISA it is found. We were told those who want to go to US visit this temple and go round the temple 21 times. After VISA they will go round the temple 108 times. Don't purchase any offering to God in shops. If required you... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popularly known as Visa god, Chilkur balaji temple is a very famous temple. One can enjoy the drive till this temple as roads are quite good. There are two things because of which I like this temple - one is there is no hundi, one can do online donation if he wants and other is it makes to walk a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Around 30 kms from secundereabad, in the outskirts of city, went on a two wheeler to visit Chilkur Balaji or VISA temple. Everybody has to go via queue, no trespassing or bypassing as seen in other temples. No entry fee is there. Autos/Buses are available to reach. On the way, you will find dabhas.

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