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Monkey Temple (Durga Temple) Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have visited this temple and found very peaceful and spiritually charged up. Little bit of que there to take darshan. Jai mata di🙏

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Rajesh S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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 Of Natore.. The king of Varanasi - Kashi Naresh Arranged a suyamvar for his daughter Sasikala....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ananth727499
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 674santha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another one of most famous temple of Varanasi. Can be managed well, otherwise very divine and one should visit this.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is Hindu God maa Durga temple and it's famous for money because many of monkeys are traveling but they are good visit it in navratri it's looking like zoo beautiful temple

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sandeepk310
Reviewed 1 August 2019

- 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.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank BMadhav
Reviewed 12 May 2019

This place is vibrant with colour and devotees. It is located near Tulsi Manas and Sankat Mochan Mandir near Assi Ghat. A very favourite of Hindu devotees.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 30 April 2019

More than Ma Durga , the red and the architeure attracted me more !! it was marvelous to see the structure of the building standing tall painted red matching MA Durga's avtar

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SayeeAbin
Reviewed 19 April 2019

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

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Anuradha N
Reviewed 15 March 2019 via mobile

Visiting Durga temple was a nice experience. Crowd was managed well. There is a kund attached along with the main temple.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from Hannah S | Reviewed this property |
I couldn't tell you sorry. I don't have shoe covers....
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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
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