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Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath)

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Kashi | On Banks Of Ganges River, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 542 239 2629
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Kashi | On Banks Of Ganges River, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 542 239 2629
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Through vishwanath gali ( gali means small crowded lane with shops on both sides generally ) serpentine in nature one reaches the temple which is a very pious place of worship for hindus. there is heavy security and no mobiles are allowed inside the temple.there...More

Thank SanjaySareen
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very ancient , revered temple of Lord Shiva but has not been maintained properly. Though it is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas but still it lacks cleanliness and the building structures are crumbling at several places. Ill management is evident. brokers, pandas,...More

Thank Rakeshsharmandmc
Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the oldest seat of Lord Shiva this place is divinely live . One can feel the waves of life in and around.

Thank sandeepkumarindia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kashi Vishwanath Temple is devoted to Lord Shiva. It is situated in Kashi at the bank of Ganga. Many foreigners and people from every corner of our country come to visit the temple everyday. Maa Annapurna temple is also situated near Kashi Vishwanath Temple and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you reach the temple, you can feel sudden calmness and peace within. Go for early darshan to avoid rush or late night darshan for a peaceful darshan. This place really made me wonder about the richness about Indian history.

Thank ritukejriwal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Each review offers a glimpse into the momentary unfolding of the reviewer's consciousness. Search for mention of color, sounds, smells, touch, and visions. From these the higher modes of perception reveal themselves. Mahadev.

Thank froghatforfrogmen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very devine experience. Best time to visit is in the morning after the bath in holy river ganges. Sunrise boating is must. So is night time Aarti. For the best aarti view hire a boat at sunset time and enjoy peacefully in it. Away from...More

Thank Stuti R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

worlds most famous temple of lord shiva i was eagerly waited to visit this temple but the people in the temple are not allowing us to see the lord shiva fully monjey minded people are there everything is with money in the temple.

Thank jrasst p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kashi vishwanath temple is a very holy place for hindus and it is one among the 12 jyotirlingas-temple is on the banks of ganges and though it is not very big but its importance is more big for hindus--temple is small and situated in a...More

Thank sssdgn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best time to visit the temple is early morning at 4.00 AM. You would be able to get a rudra-abhishek done by a bramhin. Cannot carry mobile and camera inside the temple,, would be required to leave it in a shop outside. These shops are...More

Thank Devendra G
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Veena S
How do I book tickets for morning arthi online? i visited shrikashivishwanath org and it says -coming soon -for registration and login. Any help is appreciated.
18 March 2017|
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Response from binay_5 | Reviewed this property |
First of all there is absolutely no need to walk much as its not like Tirupati at all. The distance from the main road till the check gates is just 100-200 mtrs and from the gates till the temple its 20-50 mtrs... More
Anuradha t
what isthe procedure to perform rudrabhishek at kashi vishvanath temple?
15 February 2017|
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Response from pavanzari | Reviewed this property |
During normal days, you can directly talk to the Priest in the temple for the Abhisheka pooja to be performed and he will do it... Even you can buy the things needed for the pooja near the temple itself.
Austin B
Help! Will I be allowed in? I am a US citizen, and I was told today that they do not allow foreigners. Tomorrow is my last day here.
21 November 2016|
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Response from Kunja Bihari M | Reviewed this property |
I think they allow.