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New Vishwanath Temple

Banaras Hindu University Campus, Varanasi, India
+91 96160 70706
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Banaras Hindu University Campus, Varanasi, India
+91 96160 70706
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Shri Vishwanath Mandir is situated inside the campus of Benaras Hindu University about 9 kilometers South of Varanasi Railway Station.The old vishwanath temple is about 7 kilometer from this temple. The temple is located at a serene and peaceful location in a vast campus of...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

What I liked best about this temple was that it was orderly & did not have the same chaos that other temples do. There were proper queues formed & the darshan was managed by officers who ensured things remained in order. The temple is in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The new Vishwanath temple is situated inside the Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. People from many countries and from South India comes to take blessings of Lord Shiva. The temple remains close from12.00 PM to 01.00PM. One can visit BHU and the temple in a same...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Vishwanath temple is in Banaras Hindu University (BHU) situated at Lanka.It's been made by the Birla Group,A Top leading Indian Industrialist group of India.The Vishwanath Mandir in Vishwanath Gali at Dasashwamedh Area is the one which is one of the Jyotirlings of Lord Shiva.The...More

Thank SanjaySareen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Temple is great, is a huge attraction for locals, there are lots of snack and meal shops outside. The place is great to spend some peaceful time. There is also a very good botanical garden behind the temple

Thank Nishant J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unlike most religious places in India, this temple housed inside BHU (Banares Hindu University) Campus is neat and clean. Peaceful. Lawns are well maintained. The staff is curteuous and helpful, even the priests I found to be not snobbish. One can easily sit there for...More

Thank rajeshkrishan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

new place of BABA VISHWANATH ..situated in bhu campus ..large area comparison with main temple and main attraction greenery in all over

Thank santoshsgh10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By what criteria are temples to be judged? For me, the answer is simple: those which emit a powerful aura. The New Vishwanath Temple is not simply another Hindu shine, but a living source of spiritual energy that draws in devotees from the massive college...More

Thank Jojobolobolo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is very beautiful temple and it is located in BHU campus. This campus is very big with hundreds of old trees around. Temple is having a good artwork and it is very clean. One must visit campus and the temple. It is also known...More

Thank pkaran
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Hindu temple in the buzzing campus of BHU. Well worth a visit if in Varanasi. Busy throughout the day.

Thank Marc E
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25 July 2017|
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Response from JaYa P | Reviewed this property |
Hello there. The darshan is pretty easy. it more hassle free than the old vishwanath temple. The timings are all day long. Though during the month of saawan (ongoing) u may find ush.