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The headquarters of the international Ramakrishna Order.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
+91 33 2654 1144
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first we have visited dakshineswar kali temple, and from there we taken boat (not much cost its cheap) to belur math, we started at 6.15pm so its already sunset, we experienced pleasant boat ride and beautiful city. Ride is about 30mins, after boat ride...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SushilK492
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on 5th November 2018 at 9.45am along with Maa Took the ferry ride from Dakshineshwar which costed us INR 11/- per person and a ferry ride of about 25 minutes. Darshans are very well organised across various temples inside the Belur Math complex. places...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bhaskar_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this place morning around 7 am after dakhineswar kali temple and it was a fresh breath of air n greenery in an otherwise congested city. The place is spotlessly clean, toilets are very well maintained and everything is organised. The greenery around is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank krpune
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A museum details the history of the mission and photography isn't allowed. They don't allow footwear in the premise and have provision to deposit the footwear in a bag after the entrance gate.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SMSnotliterally
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to visit this place when I was in kolkata frequently. After 12 years today I went there and to my surprise this place remains same. Ramakrishna mission management has been tirelessly bettering it's services to humankind and also to this place. From here...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank abhik_fe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is well maintained and clean than most places in Kolkata. You get a sense of peace and bliss when you visit the temples. Strongly recommend tourists to visit this place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rohanpillai1
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

If u know not about Swami Vivekananda...do first read up a book by Shankar The Monk as a Man (the unknown life of Swami Vivekananda)do read it before visiting Belur to understand the essence of Belur!It will touch your heart..bring tears to ur eyes and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank priyamist
Reviewed 18 October 2018

One the best temple to visit. Love to go in the morning time and sit near the ganges bank . One will find peace

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank seshnath u
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This is headquarter of Ramkrishna paramhansa mission which was founded by swami Vivekananda.They don’t follow any religion or cast ,creed or God. They work on the principle of humanity.the devoties works for mankind,like working in Hospital ,education etc. The area is huge with garden,good building...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

One of the peaceful place to visit .....Full of peace, fresh air, beautiful surroundings, greenery everywhere....The place beautifully makes you feel peaceful as well as relaxed. I always wonder whenever visit here that how much a pure soul makes an impact towards generations of generation.......More

Date of experience: September 2018
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21 March 2017|
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Response from sudipto c | 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
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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.