Belur Math Shrine, Belur
Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
The spiritual center of the Ramakrishna Movement, Belur Math Shrine, sits on the west bank of the Hooghly River, sprawling across 16 hectares (40 acres). The campus includes temples dedicated to Swami Vivekananda, Sarada Devi, and of course, Ramakrishna. A site for many devoted pilgrims, the grounds include a museum dedicated to the history and legacy of the Ramakrishna Movement. Check the website for the campus' seasonal opening hours. See Belur Math Shrine and all Belur has to offer by arranging your trip with our Belur travel itinerary planner.
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It wasvmy last day of durga puja on 12 oct 16 i gave a chance to explore the place.n was right desicion.its at the bank of ganga.huge gardens meditation center free entry in premises.though because of... read more »
We happened to reach there when it was mediation time and had to maintain pin drop silence. Hence it was very difficult with my one year old kid and had to go out of the hall. The place is very crowde... read more »
This is one of the most beautiful and serene and peaceful places to visit. I love to sit and meditate and just take in the beauty of this place
If you are in search of a pristine place with calmness surrounding you. Belur math is the place. The gangs ghat and the beautiful lawns near it makes the place breathtakingly awesome. Their is a big museum dedicated to Sri Ramakrishna paramhans and his works, his dedicated bhakt Swami Vivekananda and other monks of the order. The central chamber where people meditate in front of the idol of Sri Ramakrishna is a place to be revered.
It is the head quarter of ramakrishna mission, founder was swami vivekananda.It is situated at the bank of river hooghly just 2 km from belur station .Auto riksaw and bus service easily available from station.Main gate of math open in the morning and close after lunch.it again opens afternoon and after evening prayer the door is closed. Every day the prasads are distributed among thousand of devotee with or without contribution of subscription during lunch time.Main ramakrishna mandir have extraordinary sclupture and combination of differnt religion.Inside the temple there is a very peaceful ambiance and all the devotee , math authority strictly mantain the rule of swami vivekanada.
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A very peaceful and divine spiritual spot reminding us the world renowned personalities Shri Vivekananda and his ever vibrant Guru Shri Ram Krishna Paramhans. It is situated on the western bank of the pious Hoogly River.A soothing and pleasant atmosphere, very peaceful environment.The serenity of this place will give you relief for some time from the daily hectic schedules and sooth your eyes with the lavish green around.
I am student of Ramkrishna Mission, Tamluk. So as it is the main centre of Ramkrishna Math & Mission . Very peaceful, a perfect one for meditation. Pranam Thakur, Maa, Swamiji.
This is the place for you if you wish to just sit and relax, mentally. People are chanting mantras all around, some are worshipping their idols, but I just sat in the shade and enjoyed the natural breeze and quietness. People from all background are always visiting, whether rich or poor. A must visit during the evening if you are touring Kolkata, and require a break from the stressful city life.
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