Naguesh Temple

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  • Address: Bandiwade, Donshiwado, Ponda, Goa 403401, India, Panaji
  • Timings: 08:30 am - 08:30 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Naguesh Temple - Review

The Naugesh Temple about 25 kilometers from Panaji is the most important religious place for Hindus in Goa. The temple is dedicated to the Goan God “Naugesh” or “Naugeshi”. There is a beautiful stone tablet at the entrance which dates back to 1413 AD.

Another fascinating thing about the temple is The sanctuary which has an old tali (water store) flanked by palms. Inside it there is a reservoir in which the reflection of the Naugesh idol directly falls making it a mesmerizing sight for the devotee. Worth noting at the sanctuary are the colorful pictures of divine beings and goddesses around the base of the deepstambha (light tower) that are regarded with utmost devotion.

Naguesh Temple Information

  • Ruler Naguesh is an alternate incarnation of Lord Shiva.
  • This temple has recently banned foreign tourists from entering the premises.
  • Follow the common Hindu rituals like leaving your shoes outside while entering into the temple.
  • Be decently dressed.

Naguesh Temple Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

Naguesh Temple Hours

  • The temple closes for a short period of time everyday for lunch.

Restaurants Near Naguesh Temple

  • Tato Cafe
  • Martin’s Beach Corner
  • Cafe Mangii

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TripHobo Highlights for Naguesh Temple

  • Naguesh Temple Address: Bandiwade, Donshiwado, Ponda, Goa 403401, India, Panaji
  • Naguesh Temple Timing: 08:30 am - 08:30 pm
  • Naguesh Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Naguesh Temple(preferred time): 09:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Naguesh Temple: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Naguesh Temple

  • 38.55% of people who visit Panaji include Naguesh Temple in their plan

  • 42% of people start their Naguesh Temple visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Naguesh Temple

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

93.98% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Naguesh Temple

People normally club together Curlies Beach Shack and Butterfly Conservatory Of Goa while planning their visit to Naguesh Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Naguesh Temple, Panaji Reviews

  • Peaceful temple and the premise is very appealing. The architecture is marvellous and the campus is clean. Also the temple has paintings or Ramayana on the walls which look fabulous. The temple has a lake next to it and has lots of fishes in it. The canteen food is delicious and one of the best charities I’ve ever seen. Devotees from all over the world visit this temple and find peace. Definitely a must visit in Goa. Although it’s a bit secluded and finding a taxi is difficult. Do try to hire a car or tell the taxi to wait until you visit the temple. Overall very peaceful and soothing experience.

  • Nearest temple to Mahalaxmi Temple. Well maintained rooms. But missing old canteener and his food.

  • Good ambience, good food and energising place. Try the street side vendors for chemical free organic food.

  • Really nice place. Although one warning to all parents kindly attend your children's all time as there is lake infront of temple and there were few unfortunate incidents which happened at the lake. Otherwise perfect place to explore beauty of Goa.

  • Had nice darshan , also had food in the form of Prasad very delicious

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