Dakshineswar Temple is a Hindu temple. The temple is situated on the banks of the Hooghly River, which you will find on the Eastern side. This temple was built in 1855 by Rani Rashmoni, a philanthropist and devotee of Kali.

This temple is known for its association with Ramakrishna and Mother Sharda Devi.

Dakshineswar Temple was founded in 1855 by Rani Rashmoni of Bengal.

You will get to see the historical touch in the architecture of this temple.

The presiding deity of the temple is Bhavatarini who is in the form of Parashakti Adya Kali or Adishakti Kalika. But everyone knows that Kali Maa is worshiped here.

Here the biggest festivals like Kali Puja, Snan Yatra, Kalpataru Day are organized with great enthusiasm.

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Information about Dakshineswar Temple

Location: Dakshineswar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700076

Timing: 6 am to 12.30 pm and 3 pm to 8.30 pm

Entry Fee: Free for all visitors

Best Time to Visit: Any time

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