ISKCON Temple, Bhubaneswar

Learn about the ways of Krishna at ISKCON Temple, where you can observe believers chanting at daily puja (a ritual prayer). Relatively small and modest comparing to other ISKCON temples, this one was built in 1991 by Gour Govinda Swami--a disciple of Swami Prabhupada, founder of Hare Krishnas. The site attracts pilgrims from around the world and features an ornate interior with three altars dedicated to Lord Krishna, his elder brother Balaram, his younger sister Subhadra, Gaura Nithai, and the lord of the universe Jagannath. Note that the temple's restaurant gets crowded during lunch hours. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Bhubaneswar holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the ISKCON Temple and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • if you have the time & its on the the way to somewhere its ok to visit , the architecture is ok, somewhat loud & noisy  more »
  • Like all Isckon temples this temple is also dedicated to Radha Krishna and Jagannath . We attended the pre lunch Arati.It was a very devout affair. We had lunch at their Govinda restaurant. It was ver...  more »
  • Place is very nice and clean. It is one of the tourist must visit place. Go early morning to avoid long que.  more »
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  • A beautiful temple complex located along the national highway. Excellent quality of food is available at affordable rates.
  • A beautiful temple of Lord Ratha Krishna, Lord Jagannath,Lord Balabharda and Maa Subhadra. It's a landmark of the near by places. Prasad Lunch facility along with breakfast and juice is available at a affordable price. A must visit temple of Bhubaneswar. The best time to visit this temple is evening.
  • A decent place. One cane take prasad from here on payment of charges. Ambiances are very nice.
  • It was a great experience when i went there i was only 15 and i love that temple and the environment which is so coool and peacefull
  • Deity decoration is awesome. Good facility for hygienic satwik breakfast lunch dinner at govind prasadam. Overally an all-in-one temple. HARE KRISHNA

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Accommodating large numbers of pilgrims year-round, Bhubaneswar offers a variety of options for overnight stays. A wide array of hotels grouped between Nanpath Road and CTC Road and northwest to Nandan Kanan Road give a range choice for everyone’s budget. Luxurious four-star hotels are located away from the city’s bustle and have beach view. With many universities in town, Bhubaneswar offers a wide range of low-budget accommodations. Inexpensive government- or state tourism-run hotels and hostels, guest houses and youth hostels are scattered around town.
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