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One of Bombay's holiest sites is this group of rundown temples that surround a pool of water considered to have healing powers.
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Walkeshwar Rd | Malabar Hil, Mumbai, India
Malabar Hill/Peddar Road
+91 98158 84889
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sometimes you must have some quiet in this chaotic city. A magical retreat you find in the Legend Palace Jain Temple. The temple was originally built more than a thousand years ago for the god of the sand, but the structure that stands there today...More

Thank NissimKrispin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw the place as it's just off Teen Batti at Walkeshwar. Dirty green water, no safety measures or warnings, and poor infrastructure add to this otherwise beautiful pool of water and a holy and serene place. Still worth a look.

Thank BomiPardiwalla
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Old place in Walkeshwar. Banganga Tank is an ancient water tank which is part of the Walkeshwar Temple Complex in Malabar Hill area of Mumbai in India. The Tank was built in the 1127 AD, by Lakshman Prabhu, a minister in the court of Silhara...More

Thank abhidbest0
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Simple serene place Visited the place late afternoon before going to other planned places, hence was not a downer Not much to explore at the tank but some interesting places in the vicinity if u r interested in old temples. Have some time at hand...More

Thank nilesh v
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

I have been here twice and both time on a personal note due to loss of a family member. The place is considered holy by many and have all the means to carry out last rites for hindu folk. It is well maintained , neat...More

1  Thank AmolMathur
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Hidden in the middle of a slum it has a small temple: Walkeshwar hindu temple. The place is very clean, like all Mumbai, and very peaceful. Does not look like a slum. No tourists! A resident approached us and we talked. He was very happy...More

Thank PuckPasha
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Blessed to have been at this sacred location. Hidden in the middle of the city. Not to many tourist there. People/ locals were very welcoming to have us.

Thank MamaT23
Reviewed 12 March 2018

A watertank at the esteemed location in the city - Walkeshwar. The waterbody is huge and has ghats all around. It is surrounded by many temples. Priest performing pujas and some having bath in the tank is a usual site. However, cleanliness is not to...More

Thank Swapnil_kale11
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This tank is a hidden treasure in Malabar hill. Taxi from Charni road station is the best way to get there. Couple of steep steps down leads to this tank, rectangular with steps all around. But on reaching the tank area, feeling is serene, calm...More

Thank Chukki27
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Banganga is very ancient tank predating Mumbai 's history .The tank is surrounded by almost 15 temples . The place offers solitude and bliss in chaotic city . The village adjoining the tank is very quite and peaceful.The place is photographer's delight . traveler interested...More

Thank sudeepinfo
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Malabar Hill/Peddar Road
The most prestigious address in Mumbai, Malabar Hill
is a quiet neighbourhood that is a home to the richest
business families and who’s who of the corporate
world. From the lush green Hanging Gardens overlooking
the Queen’s Necklace, to quaint boutiques offering
high fashion, there’s much to explore in this historic
neighbourhood. While Banganga Tank and the Walkeshar
Temple are popular among the pilgrims travelling to
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