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Dhakeshwari Road | Bakshi Bazar, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

State-owned National Temple is a Hindu temple in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Dhakeshwari means 'goddess of Dhaka'. It is Bangladesh's 'National Temple'. Following the 'Sena dynasty' architecture style, it was built in 12th century CE. One of the most visited and famous Hindu temples in Bangladesh. Several...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank gorkeygourab
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn't impress me at all. Thought it was for free. I have seen better Hindu templates. But may be temples should be like that simple and small..

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank maunako
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dhakeshwari means 'goddess of Dhaka'. There has been a Hindu temple in the area since the 12th c. After Islam was declared the state religion in 1988, Hindus pressed for recognition of the status of their religion. The National Hindu Temple is owned by the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Terry M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful temple with unique architecture. Worth a visit. Close to Lalbagh Fort. Just take a rickshaw to get here, shouldn’t cost more than 80 takas.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shift_Abdul_Ghani
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

My driver said its a lot more interesting when a festival is going on, but worth a look. It is a stop to make when driving out of Dhaka, like on the way to Sonargaon.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pattayainsider
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Dhakeshwari Temple was small but nice temple to visit with family and kids. It was best temple to visit in this area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nathabhai
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is the most historical temple of Dhaka city. Visiting this place means, you will get a feel of history. In any puja time this place is full of people and amazing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ahsan R
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I enjoyed visiting this attraction it is rather small but it is round the corner from the Pink Palace therefore I would recommend visiting after the Pink Palace.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Agar1111
Reviewed 15 September 2018

very old temple. located in the heart of the city. could have been well kept and maintained.yet not so bad. historical place. free to enter, it is being said that the city is named as per the name of this Goddess. a religious place for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 435jalali
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

A must place to visit for people of Hindu community. The whole premises is open and provides inner peace.

Date of experience: June 2018
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