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Maheswarnath Temple, Triolet

(4.6/5 based on 35 reviews on the web)
Founded in 1888, Maheswarnath Temple remains one of the oldest and largest Hindu shrines in Mauritius. According to local legend, a pot of gold and silver belonging to Indian pirates was buried on this site, providing the means for building the sacred structure. Painted white, the shrine features sculptures and floral designs made to provide a striking contrast to the white background. Walk inside the main temple to see representations of the presiding deity Lord Shiva, his wife, and sons. Plan to visit Maheswarnath Temple during your Triolet vacation using our convenient Triolet itinerary planner.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • The temple is beautiful but in poor condition. The man who occupies the premises will gladly make you a visit, informative and enjoyable. Visit when you are in to the triplet.
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  • A charming Hindu temple to visit when we're on Great Bay. Visit do with the goalkeeper a bit on the run. It was only Tuesday afternoon. Free tour, but c is to make a donation.
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  • It is a very peaceful place, full of positive energy. I fully recommend the tourist to visit and it is free. 
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  • Perfect for all..Om namah shivay
  • Amazing.....I loved it.....om nama shivaya....namaha....
  • Nice temple
  • Oldest Hindu Temple in Mauritius. It is opposite Triolet Bus Terminal. It was constructed in 1891.
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