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This Temple is also known as Durga kind mandir, is one of the most famous temples in the city..
Durga Mandir was constructed in 18th century by Bengali Maharani Rani Bhabani
The king of Varanasi - Kashi Naresh
Arranged a suyamvar for his daughter Sasikala....More
The gopuram is fully red coloured one and inside Durga Devi is in swayambhu form
we did kungumam Archana and the priest did aarti. I could see swans instead of monkeys during our visit few persons were there around the temple with peacock feathers in...More
- Very nice experience
- Positive energy atmosphere
- Located near Tulsi Manas Temple
- Red color stands out. Unique to perhaps whole of Varanasi.
- Watch out if somebody offers you anything for free(flowers/water/place to keep shoes etc). There are no free lunches.
At the entrance there are two men at sides. They offer water to clean your hands and followed by Red Flowers.(Shoe flowers) First of all any one will take it as to enter the temple. But you will see stars when coming out. Those two...More
Response from loki_knows | Reviewed this property |
We visited the temple by 11 a.m. There were very few people and we could get the darshan very easily. It wil be difficult to have easy darshan on Tuesdays and Fridays and of course on festival and holidays. But if you are... More
We visited the temple by 11 a.m. There were very few people and we could get the darshan very easily. It wil be difficult to have easy darshan on Tuesdays and Fridays and of course on festival and holidays. But if you are patient you need to stand in the queue and have darshan on those days. Any other days might be easy.