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Hare Krishna Temple of Understanding

50 Bhaktivedanta Swami Circle | Unit 5 Chatsworth, Durban 4092, South Africa
+27 31 403 3328
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50 Bhaktivedanta Swami Circle | Unit 5 Chatsworth, Durban 4092, South Africa
+27 31 403 3328
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You don’t have to worship Hare Krishna to appreciate this gorgeous place!!! The temple is wonderful, peaceful and inviting. The people are friendly & full of love! Eat down stairs at the vegetarian restaurant ... feed 4 people for $15.00, the food is fabulous Indian...More

Thank TKinSeattle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a moment to reflect, focus, or rest your mind, the Hare Krishna Temple of Understanding is a beautiful place to learn about Krishna consciousness, but even if you are not a devotee, it's a beautiful place to recharge your mind. I find...More

Thank ArthiGopi
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Its a beautiful landmark. Dont expect much activity but to explore the temple, sit in a peaceful surrounding and good meals at the restaurant downstairs thats vegetarian only. Keep secure on the drive to the temple and dont forget to leave a small donation for...More

Thank copenhagenvisito2017
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We've actually found very little to do in Durban that's fun or exciting. This was pleasant but something you could pass on. I wouldn't go out of your way to check it out. It would be worth 15mins of your time. However the food downstairs...More

Thank ShezLeo
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Lord Sri Krishna Bhagavan is present in this temple. A very serine and divine temple where all the devotees are engrossed in chanting and meditation. The temple building was constructed like those ancient structures of India but yet looks very modern. The

Thank gkistasami
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Very peaceful and enlightening. The restaurant serves food that is pleasant and very reasonable The temple is open to all but one has to observe the customs of that culture.

Thank BarneyLakhan
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We went there with the kids and we tasted all they have to offer and we were 4 people and we ate for about 250 rand that was very cheap and the food was heavenly. And the nice thing was that the food was great....More

Thank Riaan V
Reviewed 20 September 2017

this place is very serene and also they sell very nice vegetarian eats. very affordable. its a must visit for Krishna devotees. Janmashtami festival is always celebrated with great admiration here.

Thank akeeramaharaj60
Reviewed 6 September 2017

WOW, what a fantastic place to relieve your day to day stress and burdens. All while chanting the LORDS name. Govindas serves the most tastiest foods as well.

Thank Anesh R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

If you are a vegetarian, this is the place to go . All meals here are totally vegetarian, including deserts, and all are very delicious. There is ample parking, and the atmosphere is tranquil.

Thank Logienaidoo
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