Pilgrimage Tour

Kali Bari Temple

Kali Bari temple is Located at the mandir marg area near Gole Market, New Delhi. The temple is dedicated to the Goddess Kali and very close to Laxmi Narayan temple Delhi. The temple is built in 1930. The first president of the Mandir Committee was Subhash Chandra Bose.

About Kali Bari Temple

  • The Kali Bari Temple in Delhi is dedicated to the Goddess Kali. The temple is built in 1930. The government had allowed 1 acre are of the land for the temple.
  • The Kali Mata ka Mandir committee was formalized in 1935 with Subhash Chandra Bose as its first president. The temple is inaugurated by the Manmath Nath Mukherjee.
  • The temple is the cultural hub of the Bengali community in Delhi. The original temple was situated at the Bangla sahib road. After the establishment of the present temple, the old Kali bari temple shifted here.
  • The idol of the Kali bari temple is inspired by the temple of Kalighat kali temple in Kolkata. There is a building for visitors to stay at night. There is an old and enriched library in Delhi Kalibari.
  • An amazing fact about the temple is that here, liquor is offered to the Goddess. There is a small temple also, dedicated to Lord Shiva. There is a huge tree of the Peepal in the mandir complex, devotees come to temple and tie the holy thread on the bark of the tree to fulfilling their wishes.

Festivals Celebrate By The Temple

  • The mandir celebrates various hindu festivals like navratri, Shivratri, Janmastami, Durga Pooja. Durga Pooja is one of the attraction at Kali Bari temple in Delhi.
  • This is one of the oldest Kali Bari temples in Delhi. Durga pooja is one of the main festivals among the Bengali people. During the festival, the entire temple is decorated with flowers and lights.
  • Durga pooja started in Delhi in 1910. The pooja Celebration is continued in the traditional style. The pooja ritual has not changed since 1930.

Opening And Closing Timing

The temple opened for visitors every morning at 05:15 a.m. and close 10:30 p.m. The temple remains close in afternoon (01:00 p.m to 04:30 p.m)

Pooja Timing

Morning Aarti at 05:20 a.m. & evening Aarti at 06:10 p.m.

Tickets For Entry

Entry in the Temple complex is absolutely free.

Dress Code

There is not certain dress code for the temple but visitors advised to wear decent clothes.

Kali Bari Temple location

The temple is located at mandir marg, near gole market new delhi. The mandir is very close to Laxmi Narayan temple.

How To Reach

  • By Air

    Delhi is well connected with the national and international flights. You can reach Delhi airport. The distance from the Delhi airport is 13.5 km from Kali bari temple Delhi.

  • By Rail

    You can reach Delhi by Indian Railway. Delhi has three major railway stations. All the trains pass through Delhi. From Delhi railway station you can take the metro or cab to reach the kali bari temple. The distance from Delhi railway station to Kali bari mandir is 3.9 km.

  • By Road

    Delhi is well connected by the roads. You can reach the Delhi ISBT(Interstate Bus Terminal). From here you can take the metro or Bus, cab to reach the temple. The distance from the ISBT to Kali bari mandir is 10 km.

Weather Of Delhi

  • Summer

    During the months of summer (Mar to May) it extremely hot the temperature can be rise up to 46 degrees.

  • Monsoon

    In the monsoon, the climate remains pleasant, but heavy rainfall can spoil your plans.

  • Winter

    In the winter it can be cold the temperature can fall down to 5-degree celsius. The morning and evening remain chilly, but in day time you can visit Kali Bari temple.

Do’s & Don’ts

Things to Do.

  • You can join the Morning and the Evening Aarti at the temple.
  • You should advise wearing decent clothes.

Things to Do Not.

  • Please don’t do any irrelevant activity during your visit.
  • Photography is not allowed at the prayer Hall.
  • Do not spit anywhere in the complex.

Kali Bari Temple Committee

The Kali Bari mandir committee New Delhi was formalized in 1935 with Subhas Chandra Bose as the first president.


  • What is the location of the Kali Bari temple?

    The temple is located at Mandir Marg, Near Gole Market, New Delhi.

  • Did liquor allow on kali bari guest house?

    No, the liquor is not allowed in the guest house, but you can offer liquor to the goddess.

  • How to book rooms? and what are the charges for food n room?

    You can mail the temple authority regarding room booking with your check-in and check-out days. If the room will available, you will get the room.

  • Is metro available for Kali Bari temple?

    Yes, the nearest metro station is Ramkrishna Ashram metro station which is 2 km away from the temple.

  • What is the timing of the temple?

    The temple opened for visitors every morning at 5.15 a.m. and close at 10.30 p.m. The temple remains close in the afternoon (1.00 p.m to 4.30 p.m).

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