Shri Varun Dev Mandir
|Shri Varun Dev Temple|
ورن دیو مندر
Varun Dev Mandir
|Governing body||Pakistan Hindu Council|
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Shri Varun Dev Mandir (Sindhi: شري ورن ديو مندر, Urdu: ورن دیو مندر) is a Hindu temple located in Manora Island in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. The temple is devoted to Varuna, the deity that represents water in Hinduism. 
He is the chief governing deity of all the Seas-Oceans and the Sindh river. Sindh river is the only river known to be associated with him; as per the hymns dedicated to him in RigVed. 
According to a legend, it was around 16th century when a wealthy sailor by the name of Bhojomal Nancy Bhattia bought Manora Island from the Khan of Kalat, who owned most of the land along the coastline at that time and then his family commissioned a temple on the lay terrain.
Inscription in devnagri script says, Om, Varun Dev temple.
The inscription in Sindhi on front gate says, dedication from sons in the sacred memory of Seth Harchand Mal Dayal Das of Bhriya. Bhriya is a town is a town in Naushahro Feroze District, Sindh, Pakistan
Today, the temple is in a dilapidated state as humid winds are eating into the structure and the rich carvings on the walls of the temple are slowly eroding. There has been efforts to protect and preserve the structure by the Sindh Exploration and Adventure Society (SEAS) under a US government-funded project.
- Daily Times article on Varun Dev Temple
- [https://www.hinduwebsite.com/sacredscripts/hinduism/rigveda/varuna_1.asp Rig vedic hymns dedicated to Varun Dev ]
- The Express Tribune - Shri Varun Dev Mandir By Maha Malik, Published: March 1, 2012
- Bukhaari on Flickr
- Manora temple
- Daily Times - US consul general celebrates successful completion of Varun Dev Temple project