Timings of the Temple:
From April to September - 6.00 to 11.30 a.m ; 4.00 to 7.00 p.m.
From October to March - 6.30 to 11.30 a.m ; 3.30 to 6.00 p.m.
Architectural style: Fusion of Hindu, Christian and Islamic motifs
Sanctum: Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
Contact No: (91-33-) 2654-1144/1180/5391/8494/9581/9681
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How to Reach
- By Rail– Local train from Howrah to Belur Math: 7:40, 8:55, 10:10, 16:05, 17:20, 18:30 hrs
- By Air– The nearest Neataji Subhash Chandra Boss’ airport is 12 kms away from Belur Math.
- By Launch and Boat– Daily Launch service between Dakshineswar and Belur Math, from Dakshineswar, 8am onwards.
- By Road-WBTC Air-conditioned bus from Belur Math to Jayrambati via Kamarpukur.
Top Attractions to Visit Near the Temple:
- Dakshineswar Kali: Dakshineswar Kali temple is a well-known Hindu temple in India. It is situated at Dakshineswar near Kolkata. The goddess of this temple is Bhavatarani, a feature of goddess Kali who is defined as "She who liberates her devotees from the ocean of existence".
- Holy Mother's Temple: The Holy Mother's temple is dedicated to Sarada Devi, the divine partner of Ramakrishna. The divine mother's temple is right at the entry of Belur Math. The temple is over the part where her earthly remains were entrusted to blazes.
- Swami Vivekananda Temple: The temple has in its upper story an alabaster OM (in Bengali characters). Alongside the temple stands a bel (bilva) tree in the place of the original bel tree under which Swami Vivekananda used to sit and near which, according to his wish, his body was cremated.
About the Temple:
Ramakrishna Temple commonly known as, Belur Math. It is situated on the west bank of Hooghly River, Belur, and West Bengal, India. The distance of belur math from Dhakhinswar kali temple is approximately 15 mins by lanch over Hooghly River. This Ramakrishna temple is the heart of the Ramakrishna Movement. The Ramakrishna temple is remarkable for its architecture that fuses Hindu, Christian and Islamic motifs as a symbol of unity of all religions.