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Akshardham Temple



Akshardham temple is new temple but denote Indian history, architecture and Hindu culture. Akshardham temple is also known as Swaminarayan Akshardham or Delhi Akshardham temple


It is estimated that 70% of Delhi Tourist visit Akashadham temple. It means this is most visited place in Delhi compared to Qutubminar or Connaught Place.


Akshardham temple Structure shows a great Indian culture and its architecture is simply impeccable.
This amazing property consists of 20,000 statues, floral motifs and exquisite carved stone pillars. This beautiful structure and an architectural masterpiece built in the support framework and financing Bochasanvasi Aksharpurushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (PAB). Akshar dham temple is built using guidelines of Vastu Shastra and Pancharatra Shastra.


Height: 141.3 ft, Width: 316 ft, Length: 356 ft


Akshardham temple does not have any steel in building. It is made of pink stones and white marbles
Pink stone denotes Hindu Shradha, Bhakti. White color denotes purity.
Temple has of 234 carved pillars, 9 ornate domes, 20 quadrangled shikhars, a Gajendra Pith (plinth of stone elephants) and 20,000 murtis and statues of India’s great sadhus, devotees, acharyas and divine personalities.


It is built on the river Yamuna and the surface area of approximately 100 acres of beautiful gardens, fountains and carved pavilions.

When it was Built

The temple was inaugurated on November 6, 2005 Pramukhswami Maharaj (Chief BAPS). The temple was completed in two years An estimated $ 2 billion were spent for the construction of a masterpiece Hindu temple.


Akshardham temple center has main monument. It is is 141-foot (43 m) high, 316-foot (96 m) wide, and 370-foot (110 m) long.
Main monument is covered top to bottom with carved details of flora, fauna, dancers, musicians, and deities.


The temple is located in NH 24, Noida Mor New Delhi.

How Akshardham is written in Hindi

Gujarati: સ્વામિનારાયણ અક્ષરધામ, Devnagari: स्वामिनारायण अक्षरधाम

Birla Mandir


Birla Mandir



Lakshmi Narayan Mandir is located west of Connaught Place in New Delhi. Created by Raja Baldev Das in 1938, is dedicated to Vishnu and goddess Lakshmi. Also known as Birla Mandir in New Delhi, this temple has a very interesting history attached to it. Built over a period of six years, the temple was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi. But he kept a condition that will inaugurate the Delhi Laxmi Narain Temple, where people of all castes especially untouchables, would be able to enter. The temple is one of the main drag of the city and is visited by many devotees and international tourists each year.Lakshmi Narayan Mandir is built well, although with a modern twist. Decoration, wooden sculptures that adorn the temples to describe the scenes of mythology.

 The number of symbols and quotations from the Hindu Upanishads and the Gita in the walls of the temple. High Shikari (tower) in the temple rises to a height of 165 m, but a secondary activity of about 116 meters to the east, and is elevated in the forum, Birla Mandir in Delhi also protects the Holy See. The main sanctuary is dedicated to Lord Narayan and Goddess Lakshmi, while smaller ones are Shiva, Lord Ganesha and Lord Hanuman and Goddess Durga. North Geeta Bhawan New Delhi Laxmi Narain temple dedicated to Krishna. In addition, the temple of the Buddha in this temple, decorated with wall paintings that reflect his life and work. All the statues of the temple is made of marble and were brought to Jaipur.

Gauri Shankar Temple



Gauri Shankar is a Hindu temple in Old Delhi. The temple is dedicated to Shiva and houses almost 800 years lingam brown, which is a stone phallus. Lingam surrounded by snakes and represents the cosmic center pillar of the universe, life itself." Bejeweled, then the statues of Gauri (Goddess Parvati) and Shankar (Shiva), standing under a canopy of money inside the main temple. Together, these idols, the idols of their son, Ganesh (the elephant-headed god) and Kartik (God of War). Gaurishankar Mandir in Delhi is one of the most prestigious temples of Shaivism (a sect of Hinduism that worships Shiva) in India. flight of marble steps, ornate pillars carved with chains and bells, performed in the temple courtyard. Gauri Shankar Temple offer include Delhi (wood apple) bilva, concerns, Chandan (sandalwood paste), red rice powder, and the son of cotton.

 The highlight of the temple is a marble chair brahmachari Swaroup Bhagat. He was a Hindu saint, who spent more than 50 years in the temple. Many legends are associated with the temple. The first is that Apa Ganga Dhar was a soldier, a Maratha Hindu devotee of Lord Shiva. One day, he was seriously wounded in a battle where the odds of survival are very low. He prayed to the Lord and promised that if he survives, will build a temple dedicated to Lord. To everyone's surprise, he survived and built the temple, now known as Gauri Shankar Temple. Another legend is that one day, ordered the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb, the temple bells would be arrested. Since that day, three days, he continued to hear the bells ringing in the ears.

Hanuman Mandir



Hanuman Mandir Baba Kharak Singh Marg (road) near Connaught Place. One of the oldest Hanuman temples in the country, was built by Maharaja Jai Singh in 1724. Since the time of its construction, the temple of Lord Hanuman in New Delhi has undergone several restorations. One of the highlights of the temple is a 24-hour chanting the mantraSri Ram, Jai Ram, Jai Jai Ram, since August 1, 1964.This song is still even won a place in the Guinness Book of Records. The idol of Hanuman Mandir New Delhi represented the Lord in a very young age, that Balak (young children). Idol faces south and is known as Bala Hanuman. The left hand Lord Hanuman idol is a gada (a weapon) and the right hand on his chest as in prayer. The main dwar (port) Hanuman Mandir is decorated with relief art representing the great epic "Ramayana" completely. The temple was rebuilt and renovated during the seventies. In addition to being regarded as a place, holy temple, also called mehendi; work in the hands of ladies outside the temple. Lord Hanuman temple in Delhi has a special significance every Tuesday, when completed by thousands of faithful.

Iskcon Temple


ISKCON Temple is located at Hari Krishna Hill, near East Kailash. Built on the cult of Krishna, Hare Hare Rama, the temple dates back to 1998. New Delhi ISKO temple is one of 40 temples in India, built by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON). Dedicated to Lord Krishna, the temple is one of the largest temple complex in India. Hare Rama Hare Krishna Temple in New Delhi has been very well constructed and decorated with precious paintings from the life of Radha and Krishna, Sita Ram, Laxman, Hanuman and Chaitanya by Russian artists. Shikhar at a height of 90 meters above ground level, also increase the size of the temple. One of the highlights of the ISKCON temple of prayer is the main room housing the beautiful Radha and Krishna idols, and idols of other gods and spiritual lines and slogans instructive.