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New Vishwanath Temple, Varanasi

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 220 reviews on the web
The tallest temple tower in the world makes New Vishwanath Temple a popular visit for tourists, devotees, and students of architecture. Set within the spacious campus of the Benaras Hindu University, the 86.5 m (284 ft) high tower represents an iconic city landmark you won't easily miss. Built between 1931 and 1966, the modern shrine features many statues of Lord Shiva and interior walls inscribed with passages from the "Bhagavad-Gita." The vibrant campus teems with students, which means you'll find many inexpensive eating joints in the area. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to New Vishwanath Temple by using our Varanasi vacation route planner.
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  • Lord shiva temple .Situated in the magnificent BHU campus, nice spacious temple, beautiful relaxing gardens all around 
  • When in Sarnath, make this your first stop point. Nicely mainatained temple. First thing you will notice is the cleanliness and peace compared to Old Kashi. 
  • I was able to do Abhishek and puja at the ancient temple without any problems you just need to catch hold of proper pundit or panda as they are called 
  • It iz best place for prayer anmeditation
  • This Hindu temple located in the grounds of the Banaras Hindu University is a wonderful, peaceful temple to visit.
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  • Mahadev
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