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President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated Eastern India's Tallest Shiva Statue in Howrah

Eastern India's Tallest Shiva Statue in Howrah, Bangeshwar Mahadev Temple of Salkia Howrah, 51-feet tall Shiva idol in Howrah, Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir at Bandha Ghat, Golabari, Salkia, Howrah, East India's Tallest Shiva Idol (Statue / Murti) in Howrah inaugurated by Indian President Pranab Mukherjee.

On 13th December 2015 (Sunday), Honorable President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated 51-feet tall Lord Shiva Idol at Bangeshwar Mahadev Temple of Salkia (Howrah) in the presence of Governor of West Bengal. This 51-feet tall Shiva Statue, perhaps the Tallest Shiva Murti of Eastern India, is a standing Shiva Idol having 5 heads (Panchamukhi).

Few details about Eastern India's Tallest Shiva Idol -
Name of Shiva Statue - This Lord Shiva Murti is known as 'Bangeshwar Mahadev'. Thus, people also called this Mandir as 'Bangeshwar Mahadev Temple' in Salkia (Howrah).

Height of Bangeshwar Mahadev - 51 feet tall Bangeshwar Mahadev. Thus, it's stated Tallest Shiva Idol of Eastern India.

Weight of Bangeshwar Mahadev - Approximately 3 tonnes in weight.

Bangeshwar Mahadev is made of Fibre glass, cement & RCC (Concrete Cement) and tool around 6-months to construct.

Where is Bangeshwar Mahadev in Howrah? Location of Eastern India's Tallest Shiva Idol - Bangeshwar Mahadev is situated on Salkia School Road in Howrah right on the banks of River Ganga (Hooghly River). Eastern India's tallest Shiva statue is situated inside Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir (Naya Mandir), which is near to Bandhaghat (Badha Ghat) of Salkia area in Howrah.

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Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah Details – How to go & Timings – Tallest Shiva Statue Bangeshwar Mahadev

Details of Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah – how to go to Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah, Bangeshwar Mahadev Temple in Howrah, best time to visit Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir Salkia, Howrah when to go, opening & closing time of Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah entry timings, places to visit near Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Bandhaghat, Howrah sightseeing tourist spots. All details about Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Temple (Naya Mandir), Golabari, Howrah, Bangeshwar Mahadev tallest Shiva Idol of Howrah.

Are you looking for details about Eastern India’s Tallest Shiva Idol? Do you want to know where 51 feet Tall Shiva Statue is situated in Howrah? Are you in search of the details about East India’s Tallest Lord Shiva Statue, which is situated near Bandhaghat at Salkia area of Howrah? Do you want to know where to go & how to go to see Eastern India’s Tallest Shiva Idol, which was inaugurated by India’s President Shri Pranab Mukherjee on 13th December 2015 at Howrah? Here it is for you. The 51 feet Tall Lord Shiva Statue, tallest Shiva Idol of Eastern India, is situated inside Naya Mandir / Nutan Mandir aka Seth Bansidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir at Salkia, Howrah [also known as Bangeshwar Mahadev Temple] on the Western Bank of River Ganga near Bandhaghat (Badha Ghat). Let’s check out more details about Eastern India’s Tallest Shiva Statue & Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Temple of Howrah below.

Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah


Bangeshwar Mahadev Temple, Howrah

Significance of Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah: - Let’s check out why Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir of Salkia, Howrah is famous (popular) and attracts tourists. Seth Bansidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, also known as 'Naya Mandir' (Nutan Mandir), is a Lord Shiva (Mahadev) Temple situated on Salkia School Road in Howrah District of West Bengal. Management of Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Howrah recently built 51-feet Tall Lord Shiva Statue named 'Bangeshwar Mahadev'. This 51-feet Tall Bangeshwar Mahadev statue was inaugurated on 13th December 2015 (Sunday) by Honorable President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee. Bangeshwar Shiva Idol, becomes Eastern India's Tallest Shiva Statue, is made of cement, reinforced cement concrete and fiber glass and the construction of Eastern India's Tallest Shiva Idol took around 6-months time. Approximately 3 tonnes & 51 feet tall Shiva Statue is constructed on the banks of River Ganga (Hooghly River), thus clearly visible from Howrah Bridge & opposite bank of River Ganga as well in a clear sunny day. Eastern India's Tallest Shiva Idol i.e., 51-feet Tall Bangeshwar Mahadev has 'Panchamukhi' (Five Headed / 5 faced) and it's a standing Lord Shiva Statue. Apart from 51-feet standing Shiva Statue, there are several other Bhagwan Idols like Parvati Ganesh, Hanuman Ji, Shiv Laxmi-Narayan, Durga Rani Sati and Khatu Shyamji presents as well inside Howrah’s Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir.

Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah Opening & Closing Timings: - The entry gate of Seth Bansidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir (Bangeshwar Mahadev Temple, Howrah) opens at 5am in the morning & then closes at 12noon. Again at 4pm in afternoon Gate opens and closes on 9pm. It means Opening & Closing time of Seth Bansidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Howrah5am to 12noon and 4pm to 9pm daily.

Best time to visit Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah: - People normally gathers in the afternoon & evening time everyday to enjoy cool breeze & fresh air beside River Ganga. We recommend you all to visit Seth Bansidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Naya Mandir, around 5pm so that you can get to see the Eastern India’s Tallest Shiva Statue both in natural sunlight and also in artificial golden light in evening. Remember one thing that thousands of people gathers on Mahadev (Lord Shiva) puja days at Nutan Mandir (Seth Bansidhar Jalan Smriti Temple, Howrah) for offering puja to lord Shiva.

Nearby places to visit from Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah: - If you have time in hand then you may go to Millennium Park or Prinsep Ghat or Burrabazar Bhootnath Mandir. All these 3 tourist places are located on the other bank of River Ganga.

How to go to Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir? Route map of Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah: - Now, let’s discuss where is Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Salkia, Howrah and which route to follow to go to Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir.
  • Address of Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir, Howrah – 32 Salkia School Road, Salkia, Near Bandhaghat, Howrah, Pin-711106, West Bengal.
Now, let’s check out how to go to Naya Mandir of Howrah to see Eastern India’s Tallest Shiva Idol i.e., Bangeshwar Mahadev of Salkia, Howrah.
  • Train Route - If you are coming from Howrah, Hooghly or Burdwan areas then come to Howrah Station by train. Then take Bus towards Salkia from Howrah and get off at Bandhaghat or Salkia Bus stop. Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir of Howrah, known for Tallest Shiva Statue, is situated on main road.
  • Road Route - It's very easy to visit Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir of Howrah, known for Tallest Shiva Statue, by road from anywhere in Howrah or Kolkata. Just come to Salkia Bandhaghat and ask anyone about Tallest Shiva Idol location.
  • Ferry / Boat Route - Salkia Howrah Bandhaghat to Ahiritola (Kolkata) Ferry service and Howrah Golabari to Armenian (Kolkata) Ferry service are available daily. So, people may use ferry service to come to Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir of Howrah, known for Tallest Shiva Statue.
It’s recommended to go & see this 51-feet five headed Eastern India’s Tallest Shiva Idol i.e., Bangeshwar Mahadev at Seth Banshidhar Jalan Smriti Mandir of Salkia, Howrah with your friends & family.
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