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Address: Porbandar, India

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dedicated lord krishna friend

This temple is dedicated to lord krishna friend name "sudama" who is childhood friend of lord. Sudama shrine is inside the temple. Lots of people visited here every year.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
kvs05
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Ahmedabad, India
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Pune, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

- Only temple of Sudama In india - Historic place - Not much clean - Not crowdy - Having sudama statue - One time visit its good

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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This temple is dedicated to lord krishna friend name "sudama" who is childhood friend of lord. Sudama shrine is inside the temple. Lots of people visited here every year.

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

A beautiful temple dedicated to Sudama , a humble friend of Lord Krishna. The legend goes like this: Sudama , a friend of the Lord Krishna is a humble poor person. But does not want to take any liberties and obligations from his friend. But the extreme poverty makes the wife of Sudama to beg to approach Krishna for some... More 

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Thank Sivakumar V
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Wonderful History of the Temple - Sudama & Lord Krishna's friendship........ Must Visit if you love god.......................................................................................................

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Thank RRDevani
Mumbai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Perhaps the only temple dedicated to the great friend of Krishna, Sudama. The place has a huge garden where one can relax. the statue of Krishna and Sudama embracing each other is beautiful. The temple is quaint and old. Nothing particular about the temple except for the fact that you do not get any Sudama temple anywhere else. If you... More 

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Thank GRVenky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a temple and park. There is a maze which shall entertain you. Few advantages with this location are: 1. Centre of town, you have recreation area 2. Associated with some history which attracts you . 3. Near to a lot of shopping 4. Maintenance is good. So using Loo, is better for females

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Visakhapatnam, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

The Sudama mandir is a decent clean temple dedicated to the friendship of Lord Krishna and Sudama. A beautiful story highlighted by Sudama, Susila and Lord Krishna , represented by a small packet of dry poha that we can get for 10 rupees. Worth a visit when passing by Porbandar, and a must visit if we are on a pilgrimage... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

It's histori temple but you never find any historic stories here. No caring or development. only an simple garden and historic temple.

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Thank Priyesh S
Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Good place to tell the story of two good friends to the children. There is powa in a packet and it is sold for ten rupees.

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Thank SwathiVivek
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Sudama Mandir at Porbander is one of the few temples (the only one I have visited) dedicated to Sudama (a mortal) who was Lord Krishna's friend. The temple has a beautiful mural depicting Lord Krishna washing Sudama's feet when his friend comes visiting him. The temple premises are very neat and clean. Overall a very nice temple to visit.

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