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Belur Math

Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
+91 33 2654 1144
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The headquarters of the international Ramakrishna Order.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the river” (152 reviews)
“peaceful place” (67 reviews)
“peace of mind” (49 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
+91 33 2654 1144
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Its cool place, should go with enough free time with you, but remain closed from 11 am to 3 pm., you can reach here even from dakshineshwar temple ganga ghat.

Thank maushami
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place situated in Belur popuplarly known as Belur math around 7-8 kms from Howrah bridge. This place is dedicated to Sri Ram Krishna Paramhans and Swami Vivekananad. If you have been to Vivekanand rock memorial or Vivekanand kendra in Kanyakumari then...More

Thank Saiprasan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free entrance, nice grounds, and photogenic temple. Signs everywhere say no photos, but everyone is taking photos and it appears not to be a problem. Inside the main temple there's.....well......nothing to see! walked in/through it, and straight back out! One the banks of the Ganges...More

Thank SquashAddict
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit to Belur Math. The area is beautiful and maintained so it is on pristine condition. Spent over tree hours exploring the ground and temples. A great experience.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice peaceful place... bit away from kolkata... but u cn visit if u wana find peace.... ovrall good exp

Thank drajaybudhwar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The grounds are beautifully maintained, it’s quiet, serene and so very clean. Entry to the grounds is free and to the museum is only ₹5. Yes you have to remove your shoes and there’s a room to keep them in for safekeeping and you won’t...More

Thank Natalie_Pote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is like an island of calm and spirituality in the din of chaotic city. I found it hard to drag myself away from there when they closed it for lunch break at 1200 hrs. Don't go here expecting religious fulfilment or in search...More

1  Thank Shrawan2001
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

A perfect place to feel divine vibration and the presence of Respected Ramakrishna Paramahansa . The place is very clean and set on the banks of Ganges. One can sit in the main hall and meditate . The whispers of the mantras being chanted in...More

Thank 850ashas
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A well organised clean and calm place. Beautiful sculpture and art. A museum is there showing the history of Vivekananda and Belur math. U must visit this math and museum. U have to pay 5/- for museum. Beautiful garden inside and the view of the...More

Thank Smritijit
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This is belur math. Maintained by ramakrishna mission. Nice to visit. River side temple. You feel good.

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21 March 2017|
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Response from Chattesu | Reviewed this property |
you can walk down to the bus stop and avail AC 50 bus service or any regular bus service (non AC). One bus which is frequent is GARIA STATION - BELUR MATH (NOT believe MATH)
13 July 2015|
Response from JDV580 | Reviewed this property |
Srr,if you have money,you can avail a car with your friend to have a long journey from New Market to Belur Math and on the way you may hault here and there to take tea snacks,or juices or anything else.I prefer to go to... More
Tahmina Z K
25 April 2015|
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Response from 724Pratap | Reviewed this property |
by bus from Esplanade it will take 1.5hrs and by taxi 1hr. approx. if traffic jam in shyambazar area otherwise by taxi it will take hardly 40minutes.