Belur Math Shrine

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  • Address: Belur, Howrah, West Bengal 711202, Kolkata, India
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-3326541144
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids

About Belur Math Shrine, Kolkata

Swami Vivekananda founded Belur Math in 1898. Besides being the home to the headquarters of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, the Belur Math is well known for its architecture elegance, clean environs, sacred associations and its spiritual atmosphere. Architecturally, the Ramakrishna temple has an important place among the modern temples of India. It incorporates the motifs of various religions, thus symbolizing the harmony of religions taught by Sri Ramakrishna. Belur Math is an oasis of peace in the midst of Kolkata. It is a sanctum of calm and transports you to a utopic world of simplicity and meditation. The museum contains a sea of information about the shrine and some interesting artefacts too. Do try and catch the blissful evening aarti.

Spend time at the serene temple of Belur Math Shrine to shrug off the stress from your shoulders and get back up energized by booking Belur Math Shrine tickets. Although, you don't require tickets for Belur Math Shrine and it is free to explore, you will find it being priced as you buy tickets for Belur Math Shrine from our tickets listing. The reason being that Belur Math Shrine ticket prices include a guided tour, offering you knowledge on the cultural and the historical importance of the temple.

Belur Math Shrine Information

  • Wheelchair access available.

Belur Math Shrine Opening and Closing Hours

Ramakrishna Museum:

  • Morning: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Evening: 4 pm - 6 pm (April to September), 3:30 - 5:30 (October to March)
  • Closed on Mondays.

How To reach Belur Math Shrine by Public Transport

  • Belur Math Ferry service
  • Bus no AC-50 to Belur Math bus stop.

Restaurants Near Belur Math Shrine

  • The Bridge
  • Sugar and Spice
  • KD Gupta & Company

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Things to Know Before Visiting Belur Math Shrine

  • 95% of people who visit Kolkata include Belur Math Shrine in their plan

  • 67.31% of people start their Belur Math Shrine visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Belur Math Shrine

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

94.24% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Belur Math Shrine

People normally club together Eden Gardens and Tagore's House while planning their visit to Belur Math Shrine.

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  • It's a matt as you all know but very well maintained unlike other places. There is lot to see but we couldn't as we visited at wrong time. The main hall is very big and calm. So many visitors and yet so quiet will surely amaze you. They do offer food for which you will have to buy coupons. Visiting this place in the morning is recommended.

  • It is a very beautiful place. Full of peace, fresh air, beautiful surroundings, greenery everywhere. Though it is a religious place still it has a huge garden best for evening walk. Best thing about it. It is a good place for all generations. And it is important to note that evening prayers done there is magnificent.

  • Famous place in West Bengal , rather in India. Even our respected PM comes here. I've visited many places including various temples but I can assure you that you cannot find more peace other than this place. Once you come here, you will easily forget all your sorrows ,your problems. Well maintained area.

  • Wow. I love the place means I was really amazed by the natural and spiritual beauty of this place. The place is so quite and greeny. Everywhere is so clean. The design of the building and prayer halls are also so good. It has an area for seating near the river and it has literally blown my mind away.

  • The memories of great saints are here. Do you want a change of air? If yes then you must visit this place. The lush green gardens abounds in this place.

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