Thursday, April 18, 2024
Cities & Towns

read read read read read Belur Math and Shrine

Belur Math and Shrine

This shrine is situated at Belur Road on the banks of the river Hooghly, in Howrah. Belur Math is the international headquarters of Ramakrishna Mission which is 16.5km from Dakshineswar across the Hooghly (Ganga). It was founded in1899 by Swami Vivekananda, the world famous yogi and disciple of Sri Ramakrishna Paramahansa. This International tourist attraction is located near Belur in Howrah district. Its sprawling prayer hall with a statue of Ramakrishna is remarkable. The Belur Math shrine represents a church, mosque and temple when viewed from different angles. Its peaceful and calm atmosphere is befitting the gravity of the place. The evening arati has a special sanctity. Timing: 6.30 a.m. - 12 noon, 3.30-6.30 p.m. daily.

  Nearby Attractions
›› Howrah Bridge
›› Fort William
›› Victoria Memorial
›› South Park Street Cemetery
›› Marble Palace
›› Dalhousie Square
 Picture Gallery
Post Reviews/ Comments
  Name :
  Place :
  Email :
  Review :




 City Map