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Patalpuri Temple, Allahabad 211002, India
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Thieves abound. Horrible experience.

Most awful experience. Priests are no less than extortionists. You cannot enjoy the temple at all... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
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Lord Ram time Banyan tree

This is a banyan tree, people believe that this tree is from the time of Lord Rama and still... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
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Patalpuri Temple, Allahabad 211002, India
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Most awful experience. Priests are no less than extortionists. You cannot enjoy the temple at all for being accounted for money at every angle. State very firmly, even aggressively, from the very start that you want to left and not spoken to and wish to...More

Thank Letchy
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is a banyan tree, people believe that this tree is from the time of Lord Rama and still alive, this is a very big tree inside that 5% open area of Allahabad Fort

Thank sid_ups
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This is under military and has strict visit timings. The place is calm and serene. Beware of pandits there

Thank Saurbhi
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Holy banyan tree situated within the Allahabad fort on the banks of river Yamuna. The Patalapuri temple is also here. The claim is that Sri Rama rested under the tree, Shuka muni preached Mahabharath to Parikshith Raj here. The tree is above the ground level,...More

Thank chanse3
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Akshay vat is a banian tree, standing there more than 5000 years. Shriram has did his father's "PIND DAN" under this tree. In a medieval age this place became sucide place, people at that time believing that if they died under that tree they will...More

2  Thank Avinash N
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Yes, this is the only thing they wish for. MONEY MONEY and MONEY. Pandits dont even bother about pooja. As soon as you reach the temple, Pandits will start extracting money from you (if you pay less- its curse).

Reviewed 11 August 2016

Akshay vat is located very near to Allahabad Fort on the banks of river Yamuna. It is believed that this tree which is banyan tree is blessed by Lord Rama for immortality. Lord Rama performed Pind daan under the tree on the banks of River...More

3  Thank lotusdiamond
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The tree stands just like any other tree with no charm to attract for sight seeing. Can easily give it a skip as you will not be identify it as anything different form any other tree.

1  Thank Dev1972
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Both temples are in same compound i.e. Allahabad Fort. Walking distance from bade hanuman temple and Yamuna Ghat. When you enter the Fort Akshya vat you can see in the chowk and from the chowk you go down stairs and there you found multiple idols...More

Thank UrvikaA
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Akshay Vat is the banyan tree is said to be blessed by Lord Rama to last till the existence of mankind. Akshay Vat is next to the Allahabad Fort on the banks of River Ganga. It is believed that Lord Rama performed Pinda Daan under...More

Thank srnayak
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