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History

Brief History Of This Temple

Apart from the chief deity of Devakikrishna, the temple enshrines the deities of Bhumika Devi, Laxmi Ravalnath, Mallinath, Katyayani, Chodaneshwar and Dhada Shankar. Originally located at the Chorao Island, all the deities were moved to Mayem in Bicholim to escape the wrath of the Portuguese rulers. They were finally established at the present location at Marcel.

Sculpture

Sculpture

Sculpture in this Temple

The idol of Devaki and Lord Krishna is the main feature of the Garbha Griha or the inner sanctum of the temple. The idol of Devaki is depicted in a standing posture with child Krishna between her legs.

Temple Events

Temple Events

Events related to this Temple

Malni Purnima is the most important festival of the temple celebrated with great pomp and fervour during the January-February period.

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Sri Devaki Krishna Temple Panaji

This temple belonging to the faith, Hinduism is in North Goa
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The only temple in India with the presiding deity of Devakikrishna

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