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Beautiful, ancient, humbling, moving. As Western (White) Hindus, we were accepted without question... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2014
627lindyb
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Burleigh Heads, Australia
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this temple is ancient. being there and soaking up the energy of a place in which religious... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2014
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Reviewed 29 April 2014

Beautiful, ancient, humbling, moving. As Western (White) Hindus, we were accepted without question and permitted to show our respects and absorb the experience.

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Reviewed 29 March 2014

this temple is ancient. being there and soaking up the energy of a place in which religious worship has been conducted long before chrstianity came into existence has been a wonderful time. we listened to chants for a long time, walked around the temple and...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2014

Visited many temples & done pooja along the way at many auspicious sites. This temple is stunning, with a wonderful layout. Even though we were in Indian attire and knew the protocol, we were "chased out" of the main temple. Taking everything in stride, we...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2013

Hindu pilgrimages are coming here for "Bali Tharpan" in every year for the peace mind and soul. The beach is fully crowded on early morning of the balitharpan day in every year.

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Reviewed 20 February 2013

This is a temple with history behind it as well. Nice setting with some stairs to climb. Inside the architechture is beautiful.

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Reviewed 16 January 2013

Very peaceful, welcoming temple in the heart of varkala. Not many tourists seem to come here, so you'll be on our own. At night they light the whole place up with thousands of candles, spectacular!

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