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Sri Venkateswara Temple

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Stunning Exterior Architecture

When you see the outside of this temple you will be expecting a lot on the inside, but you may be... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Cary, North Carolina
Indian temple

This temple looks like someone just put it there cause it looks so unique in this area. With the... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

When you see the outside of this temple you will be expecting a lot on the inside, but you may be disappointed. The exterior is constructed of concrete with very intricate carvings of Hindu figures; quite magnificent. The interior of the smaller building doesn't look...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank brooksglo
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

This temple looks like someone just put it there cause it looks so unique in this area. With the right donations, this temple will be a top attraction in all North Carolina in a few years. Free admission, beautiful on the outside. Very quiet in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank samuel8248
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

A very peaceful and spiritual experience. Temple was well built and well maintained . You will feel like in india while you were in that temple. Anyone who visits Durham or Raleigh shouldn’t miss this..

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

There is no need to travel to southern India to experience the welcoming nature of Hindus if you live in the Raleigh-Durham area. This temple is open to all who are genuinely interested in Hinduism and Indian culture. I was visiting with friends who are...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank phil2u
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Sri Venkateswara Temple, located at Balaji Place, Cary, North Carolina, is dedicated to Lord Venkateswara also called as Balaji. Either side of the Lord is goddess Padmavathi and Godadevi to the right and left side respectively. A Gigantic a 9-foot, 2-ton statue of Sri Venkateswara...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank KASIRAO5646
Reviewed December 15, 2016

Very nice temple in RTP area. When we visited, some of the deities were newly installed and the whole place looked freshly painted. Was expecting a cafeteria to taste the traditional dishes but it was not available. During the weekend, a food truck stays for...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank bala2803
Reviewed December 1, 2016

I am not a Hindu, but came for one of my classes and fell in love with this place and its devotees. I would love to come again!

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank Marjorie Anne F
Reviewed November 26, 2016

Nice and clean temple in RTP area. We went here in Oct-2016 on Diwali day and the atmosphere was excellent.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Deepak K
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

I think this is the biggest south indian temple in north carolina with gopuram. The perumal statue is big and resembles tirupathi. Has idols of lord siva, ganesha, murugan, ayyapan, hanuman, narashimar, garudar and ambal. Prasadams are served during temple open hours. Has a bunch...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Karthik K
Reviewed August 28, 2016

We just made in nick of time and very impressive temple complex. It felt very much like any temple in India and atmosphere was very serene

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank pnanch
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