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ISKCON Temple in Kolkata

If you are in Kolkata and a Krishna devotee, you must visit the divine ISKCON temple located at Albert road. For all those not aware of Kolkata ISKCON’s rich history, here it is worth mentioning that the ISKCON’s first center was established in India in the year 1970 by Swami Prabhupada. 

Tollygunge, Kolkata is the birth place of Swami Prabhupada. One more remarkable fact about Kolkata ISKCON is that the first Rath Yatra of ISKCON started from the city in the year 1972.  Once you enter the temple premises the holy ambiance of this place will take you to a world, totally different from ours! Find yourself lost in the beauty and spirituality of ISKCON.

ISKCON Temple Kolkata

At ISKCON Temple Kolkata you can find beautiful blend of ethnic traditions of the past and the innovative architecture of the present. The eye charming images of deities inject new freshness in the premises of the temple that greets devotees into the doors of the twenty first century technology and planning. 

The main attractions of the temple include the vast area including beautiful lawns ornamented with floral motifs, carved pillars, statues and separate sections for visitors. The main statue lies in the central sanctum sanctorium.

Temple Timing

Daily Temple Program and Aarti Timing
  • Mangala Aarti-04:30 AM
  • Tulasi Aarti-05:00 AM
  • Chanting session-5:30 am to 7:30 am
  • Darshna Aarti & Guru Puja-07:30 AM
  • Srimad Bhagavatam Class-08:30 AM
  • Rajbhoga Aarti-12:00 PM
  • Temple closed-1:00 to 4:00 pm
  • Dhup Aarti-04:00 PM
  • Sandhya Tulasi Aarti-06:00 PM
  • Gaura Arti-06:15 PM
  • Shayan Aarti-08:15 PM
  • Temple closed-08:30 PM
Kolkata Iskcon Temple Darshan Timings
  • 4:30 AM till 5:00 AM
  • 7:30 AM till 8:00 AM
  • 8:15 AM till 11.45 AM
  • 12:00 PM till 1:00 PM
  • 4:00 PM till 6:00 PM
  • 6:15 PM till 8:00 PM
  • 8:15 PM till 8:30 PM
Facilities and Information
  • Breakfast -9 AM to 12 PM
  • Lunch-12 PM to 4 PM
  • Snacks and South Indian Food-4 PM to 7 PM
  • Dinner-7 PM to 10 PM
  • Bakery Timings-8.30 AM to 10 PM

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