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Hare Krishna Temple of Understanding

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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
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"vegetarian restaurant"
in 16 reviews
"delicious vegetarian"
in 4 reviews
"peaceful atmosphere"
in 3 reviews
"restaurant downstairs"
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"meals prepared"
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"beautiful deities"
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"spiritual experience"
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"peace and tranquility"
in 4 reviews
"southern hemisphere"
in 3 reviews
"chatsworth"
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"devotees"
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"govinda"
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"meditation"
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"prayer"
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"worship"
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"sweetmeats"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For inner peace and desire one should visit the best place in durban being the hare Krishna temple it gives one the relief on inner peace n guides you to be calm. No restriction in terms of race, sex n gender. The temple is open...More

Thank veezshew
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

A very holy establishment, with true faith and total bliss. One feels very spiritually achieved after a visit. The vegetarian food served at the restaurant is also good

Thank DevanMoodly
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is the largest temple in the southern hemisphere, it has a unique architecture along with a vegetarian restaurant.

Thank PaulDurbs
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

An excellent place to get fresh delicious vegetarian food. The food is prepared with much love and the sweetmeats are to die for.

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 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
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

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
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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
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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
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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
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Reviewed 4 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
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