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Bayazid Bostami Rd, Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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"great historical place"
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"religious place"
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"turtles"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Renovation is highly needed. Hundred years old turtles are very common to find. People of different places and ages come to visit and give food to the turtle not caring if those are going to eat or not. Resulting a very dirty surrounding. Holy place...More

Thank Rabeya B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have few big tortoise. people fed them regular foods. lots of shops are there to buy related stuffs.

Thank Parmita2112
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bayazid Bostami was an preacher of Islam. He is a historical figure in our sub continent. He was famous for his motherhood. From our childhood we read the story about his love for his mother in our text book. Thats why I visited his shrine....More

Thank Fariduzzaman R
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Its a great historical as well as important religious place. Within the city limits, but can be crowded at times. Female travellers are recommended to visit with a head scarf. There are some rare turtles in the pond situated in front of the shrine.

Thank Arif K
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Known as Bayazid Bostami Mazar is a great historical place in Chittagong, Bangladesh. Bayazid Bostami was a great saint. Many people visit this saint’s mazar everyday, pray for their own, and put something in with the hope for better returns. Some beautiful rare turtles are...More

1  Thank asalma22017
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

A mosque and big pool in front of mosque. The pool full of large turtles and visitors are feeding them foods. And a tomb besides the mosque. Mazar believers believe that, Baizid Bostami came here and give permission to his followers to make iconic tomb(nobody...More

1  Thank mahbub4client
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Another great historical place- where a great saint visited from Baghdad, Iraq​. There are some exceptionally rare turtles in the pond in front of the shrine- which are not anywhere in the world. There is a hearsay that those are some sorts of Ginnie turned...More

Thank shakeosm
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Reviewed 20 September 2015

Not a lot to see, just some oversized turtles together with small different sizes, in the pond at the shrine campus..! Please feed them with ripen bananas and breads with hopes that those deeds would pay them back in this and after lives. Many people...More

1  Thank Imrul
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Reviewed 26 July 2015

There are lots of things to see. Tortoise are really big and beautiful. I been there when i was child. its a holy place for Muslim umma. Bayazid Bostami was a great saint .

Thank Juliasmirza
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

The Bayazid Bostami Shrine is more popularly referred as the Turtle Shrine where you get to see huge breed of turtles and you can feed them if you want. The legend says that the turtles will not eat from your hands if you do not...More

1  Thank Anik_Rahman
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