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All reviews vegetarian restaurant inner peace restaurant downstairs perfect place to go pure vegetarian food beautiful landmark enjoy the peace peaceful place southern hemisphere worth a visit devotees spiritual meditation govinda worship moat architecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most peaceful, serene place in Durban. Time stands still when you're here, and you can sit back and reflect. Govinda's food is delicious. I bring my 5-year son here often and we love it. This is a place that touches your soul.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ajaypm
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This is a peaceful place, extremely beautiful, even non Hindus can attend, the architecture and art work is exquisite, perfect place to go for meditation, there is also a restaurant the prepares strictly vegetarian foods on the premises. Beautiful landmark in Durban, worth a visit,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank karen c
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We were welcomed completely ignoring religious differences. One feels a sense of calm and inner peace amidst people who think and act positively towards others without any expectation of reward.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Des P
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

This is a must place to visit. There is a calmness and serenity which is so lovely. Whatever your religion - you will feel a spiritual connection. Walk the gardens and eat in the little restaurant. Quiet surroundings. The architecture is stunning and the history...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 9 October 2018

When I saw the architecture looming above urban structures, I knew I wanted to stop here. So glad we did! It's beautiful... Definitely strangers here, we were welcomed like any human being, our faith never questioned. And we truly appreciate that in this world and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

We went to eat the delicious very affordable pure vegetarian food in the restuarant below the temple. We also went into the temple for a few minutes to enjoy the peace and tranquility after what was a hectic drive to get there. There is also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Priscilla C
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The calmness is felt once you enter the temple. Beautiful architecture, helpful devotees. If ur lucky to visit during the hpur of worship, ypu are blessed to see the shrine open with beatifully dressed murthis 'statues'. Books are on sale as well as delicious food.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank SuvarnaParbhoo
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This gives a meditative view on life. Ideal for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of every day life and to enter tranquility. Vegetarian food available.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank MikeAtty
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We took overseas visitors for a unique cultural experience and to enjoy the amassing vegetarian food

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank GwynFMH
Reviewed 19 June 2018

All travellers should make this trip/destination when in Durban. Great Vista, feel and vegetarian food-reasonably priced-where all the locals eat.

Date of experience: May 2018
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