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Banganga

Walkeshwar Rd | Malabar Hil, Mumbai, India
+91 98158 84889
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One of Bombay's holiest sites is this group of rundown temples that surround a pool of water considered to have healing powers.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Walkeshwar Rd | Malabar Hil, Mumbai, India
Malabar Hill/Peddar Road
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+91 98158 84889
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"malabar hill"
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"visit this place"
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"baan"
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"freshwater"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here twice and both time on a personal note due to loss of a family member. The place is considered holy by many and have all the means to carry out last rites for hindu folk. It is well maintained , neat...More

Thank AmolMathur
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hidden in the middle of a slum it has a small temple: Walkeshwar hindu temple. The place is very clean, like all Mumbai, and very peaceful. Does not look like a slum. No tourists! A resident approached us and we talked. He was very happy...More

Thank PuckPasha
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Blessed to have been at this sacred location. Hidden in the middle of the city. Not to many tourist there. People/ locals were very welcoming to have us.

Thank MamaT23
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

A watertank at the esteemed location in the city - Walkeshwar. The waterbody is huge and has ghats all around. It is surrounded by many temples. Priest performing pujas and some having bath in the tank is a usual site. However, cleanliness is not to...More

Thank Swapnil_kale11
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

This tank is a hidden treasure in Malabar hill. Taxi from Charni road station is the best way to get there. Couple of steep steps down leads to this tank, rectangular with steps all around. But on reaching the tank area, feeling is serene, calm...More

Thank Chukki27
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Banganga is very ancient tank predating Mumbai 's history .The tank is surrounded by almost 15 temples . The place offers solitude and bliss in chaotic city . The village adjoining the tank is very quite and peaceful.The place is photographer's delight . traveler interested...More

Thank sudeepinfo
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Explored this place for the first time over the long weekend around republic day. I’ve been living in Mumbai for last 15 yrs but never had the oppty to go here before. But K was curious n eager to visit after Kate n William from...More

Thank Yogesh K
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We had the [unfortunate] pleasure of visiting the tank during the Hindu ritual of remembrance of a passed loved one. Although I am not proficient on the process, the somber feeling was there from loved and respected ones. It is a short trip to visit...More

Thank Christina L
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Very old and beautiful tank in south Mumbai's Walkeshwar area. The place is well known for rituals after death in Hindus. The tank is very huge and with full of water . The tank required cleanliness. The nearby vicinity also requires attention as regards to...More

Thank Bimal0401
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

I, along with my friend, who is also an ardent amateur photographer visited Banganga Tank, which is often called the mini "Banaras of Mumbai". This fresh water tank, along with the neighboring Walkeshwar temple, was built in 1127 AD by Lakshman Prabhu, a Goud Saraswat...More

1  Thank Dipankar D
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