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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
"pure vegetarian food"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful deities"
in 2 reviews
"spiritual experience"
in 2 reviews
"peace and tranquility"
in 4 reviews
"peaceful place"
in 3 reviews
"southern hemisphere"
in 3 reviews
"chatsworth"
in 17 reviews
"devotees"
in 11 reviews
"govinda"
in 11 reviews
"worship"
in 7 reviews
"meditation"
in 7 reviews
"prayer"
in 8 reviews
"moat"
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"sweetmeats"
in 2 reviews
"uplifting"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to eat the delicious very affordable pure vegetarian food in the restuarant below the temple. We also went into the temple for a few minutes to enjoy the peace and tranquility after what was a hectic drive to get there. There is also...More

1  Thank Priscilla C
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The calmness is felt once you enter the temple. Beautiful architecture, helpful devotees. If ur lucky to visit during the hpur of worship, ypu are blessed to see the shrine open with beatifully dressed murthis 'statues'. Books are on sale as well as delicious food.

1  Thank SuvarnaParbhoo
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

This gives a meditative view on life. Ideal for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of every day life and to enter tranquility. Vegetarian food available.

1  Thank MikeAtty
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We took overseas visitors for a unique cultural experience and to enjoy the amassing vegetarian food

Thank GwynFMH
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

All travellers should make this trip/destination when in Durban. Great Vista, feel and vegetarian food-reasonably priced-where all the locals eat.

Thank 195michael
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

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.

1  Thank montyn242
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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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