Dakshineswar Temple Kolkata West Bengal


Jalandhar: Shakti Tripurmalini, Body part–Left Breast

This Shakti Peeth is located in Jalandhar, Punjab. Devi Sati’s left breast fell here.

Why is Dakshineswar temple famous?

The temple is known for its association with Ramakrishna and Ma Sarada Devi, mystics of 19th century Bengal. The Temple complex on the bank of river Hooghly, West Bengal. The main temple was inspired by Navaratna style Radhakanta temple, built by Babu Ramnath Mondal of Tollygunge.

Is Dakshineswar temple Open in 2022?

Kolkata: Dakshineswar temple and Belur Math shall remain closed on January 1, 2022 in view of the rise in Covid cases.

When to visit Dakshineswar?

the total area of the temple complex measures about 54.4bighas and cost Rani Rashmoni around Rs 42, 500. the idols were installed on the auspicious ‘snana-yatra’ day, 31st May 1855. Visiting hours: October to March- 0am to 1pm and 0pm to 0pm.

Which body part of Sati fell in Dakshineswar?

Legend. Kalighat is regarded as one of the 51 Shakti Peethas of India, where the various parts of Sati’s body are said to have fallen, in the course of Shiva’s Rudra Tandava. Kalighat represents the site where the toes of the right foot of Dakshayani or Sati fell.

Is there animal sacrifice in Dakshineswar temple?

Dakshineswar, Kolkata: At Sri Ramakrishna’s Dakshineswar temple, the Goddess is offered fish every day in the form of bhog. However, no animals are sacrificed here.

Which is nearest station of Dakshineswar Temple?

Dakshineswar railway station is a station of Eastern Railway. It is 13 km away from Sealdah and 9 km from Dankuni Junction on the SealdahDankuni line of Eastern Railway.
Dakshineswar railway station.
Kolkata Suburban Railway station
Dakshineswar railway station
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Location Dakshineswar, Kolkata, West Bengal India
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What is the time of Dakshineswar Temple?

open from April to September am to 12.30 pm, pm to pm, October to March am to 12.30 pm, pm to pm all days.

Is metro available for Dakshineswar?

Dakshineswar metro station is the northern terminal station of the Kolkata Metro Line 1. The metro station adjoins the platforms of the Dakshineswar railway station where connections can be made with Indian Railways services.

How far is Dakshineswar Temple from metro station?

The Dakshineswar Metro Station is about 300 metres from the temple complex.


There are facilities to keep your belongings just outside the Mandir. It is chargeable. But, if you have too many luggage or your bags are big in size then there may be some problems. Otherwise one will face no problem in keeping bags and even mobiles in the cloak rooms outside the MANDIR.


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