Sunday, February 28, 2016

Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Ahmedabad

Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Ahmedabad

Akshardham Temple is located 28 km away from Ahmedabad in Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat. The temple was laid down by the foundation of Bochasanwasi Akshar-Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS). The temple is dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan and provided with one of the best architectures in India. The symbol of humanity this architectural masterpiece is visited by millions of devotees every year.

This beautiful 10 storeyed Akshardham temple is build up of 6,000 tonnes of pink sandstones and is also comprises of 93 sculpted pillars. The entire structure of sandstone is standing erect without the use of iron rod is the main attraction of the temple. Apart from that, the complex of the temple also holds a garden, lake and a waterfall that increases the beauty of this amazing monument.

Akshardham temple is an amazing way to discover the real Indian culture and religion.

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