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Mrinmayee Temple

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Bishnupur | 3 Km From City Center, Bankura, India
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Good to visit if you go first time to Bishnupur. Photography is not allowed inside the temple. Nice... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Kolkata, India
A must visit

Mrinmoyee Mata's temple is over a 1000 years old, in a beautiful, serene and calm environment and... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Asansol, India
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Bishnupur | 3 Km From City Center, Bankura, India
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Good to visit if you go first time to Bishnupur. Photography is not allowed inside the temple. Nice idol of Durga Idol made by Malla King Jagat Malla on 997 AD.

Thank 256arijitb
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Mrinmoyee Mata's temple is over a 1000 years old, in a beautiful, serene and calm environment and has one of the most beautiful idols of Maa Durga or Mrinmoyee Mata I have ever seen. It has a strange calming effect on your mind to be...More

Thank SrikChak
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The temple is just like most other village temples as there is nothing speacial about it to make it a tourist spot as such. It was a waste of time for me visiting the site.

Thank SaddviAndalwala
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The cannons from this temple mark the onset of Durga Puja in many parts of Bishnupur. It does not look that old because of the painting which is done every year. There is a tree outside the branches of which are entwined in an interesting...More

Thank sheela m
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a temple located in Bishnupur town of Bankura district,where Puja is regularly held and curiously,this temple doesn't have the terracotta adornments which is common to most temples in this town. The presiding deity is Goddess Durga and it is free entrance for everybody....More

10  Thank Shourjendra D
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Nice and peaceful place surrounded by a lot of historical buildings and temples. A must visit if you are in the area.

Thank Anirban B
Reviewed 27 November 2016

In Keeping with the tradition,even today after the cannons are fired from this temple a certain portion of pujas (offerings) start in other parts of mallabhum(todays bankura vishupur) during Durga puja. The temple is open to public for offering .Also see the idara or big...More

Thank tirthabhatt08
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This is also part of the many Poda-mati ( burnt-earth) tiled temples in Bisnupur tourist circuit. A local guide available at most hotels will take you to all the temples and give a good history of each site. Without a guide all temples look alike...More

Thank Jayati1303
Reviewed 3 November 2016

1000years old Drugs temple maintained bykings family. Very quite place .there are some stalls selling Terracotta jewellery

Thank anannya1981
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Maa Durga is worshipped as Mrinmayee devi here. The idol is very different than the typical types we are used to. The head of the idol is slightly bent on its right side with a wonderfully smiling face. It resembles the deity of Laxmi and...More

1  Thank RBan26
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