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Mahakal Temple

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Darjeeling 734101, India
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Nice environment

This is a nice temple having surrounded with decoration of chain of colorful flags. This is not a... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Kolkata, India
Good place

it's next to chowrasta, going uphill for 15 minutes walk from there. it's surrounded by lush green... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
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“steep climb” (12 reviews)
Darjeeling 734101, India
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is a nice temple having surrounded with decoration of chain of colorful flags. This is not a must visit in Darjeeling but one can visit in the evening.

Thank saichak_290875
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

it's next to chowrasta, going uphill for 15 minutes walk from there. it's surrounded by lush green tall trees. Ambience is refreshing. A place for your own and quality time. If time permits must visit and feel it.

Thank manishmalanionly
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The Mahakal or Bhairab Nath Temple is situated just 200 mtrs way from Darjeeling mall or chowrasta. The way to temple is in Mahakal Market. Little stiff climbing is required to reach. The temple's architecture is of Buddhist architecture. Jai Baba Mahakal.

Thank Raja_Asansol
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Mahakal Temple of Darjeeling in the state of West Bengal, India. Is a beautiful amalgamation of Hindu and Buddhist cultures, Mahakal Temple stands as a magnanimous and historical edifice at the place where a Buddhist Monastery by the name of 'Dorje Ling' once stood. Legends...More

Thank Kazi Y
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

A attraction for travellers Mahakal (Lord Shiva) temple in Darjeeling. From Caurasta 250 mtr distance. So many small flag flies there, beware of monkeys

Thank dhyan400
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Hinduism and Buddhism side by side, in one temple, quite old, and famous. Families flock for worship and has two sets of priests, many smaller temples inside.....

Thank sandy s
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Calm and Quiet place with a nice temple of Shiva. The specialty of this temple is Lord Shiva and Buddha are being worshiped here jointly. Nice atmosphere. Behind the hill a small trek route will take you upto the Raj Bhavan.

Thank pallabbanerjee2015
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The Mahakal temple can be accessed from the Mall Road , as we enter the new mahakal market. It is a steep climb up, but the view from the top are spectacular. The temple is a Shiva temple and is popular both with the locals...More

Thank Seema1709
Reviewed 26 May 2017

It is very near to the mall area, the central tourist activity place of Darjeeling. One has to climb several steps to reach the temple which is of Lord Shiva and surrounded with Buddhist prayer wheels. The temple purifies the soul with its pious atmosphere.

Thank SGHOSH1170
Reviewed 26 May 2017

You need to climb high to reach to the idols of Hanuman-ji, Ganesh-ji, Lord Shiv, Goddess Kaali, few initial steps from darjeeling mall, then long slope to walk and same way to get down. Offerings Laddu.

Thank piyapuro
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