India

Akshardham Temple

Akshardham
calendarJul 10 2017
Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple is an architectural phenomenon that is recounting the cultural heritage of India. Having one of the biggest temple complexes in Gujarat, Akshardham is a wonderful shrine located in the heart of Gandhinagar. The magnificent monument is easily accessible by the local means of transport available in the town. Predecessor to Akshardham at Delhi, the temple became built by the equal agency BAPS (Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha) with the blessings of Pramukh Swami Maharaj.

In Nov 1992, Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple changed into inaugurated by way of Pramukh Swami Maharaj himself, the promoter of BAPS. In the present day, Akshardham Temple has emerge as a first-rate and famous attraction amongst the devotees and tourists. Prolific attempt of BAPS, Akshardham Temple is a center to inspire art, culture and values of India. Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple is an great specimen of Indian roots, where artwork is ageless, culture is borderless and values are changeless.

The sanctum sanctorum embraces the seven feet tall, gilded picture of Lord Swaminarayan. Hari Mandapam, Prasadi Mandapam and Vibhuti Mandapam are name allocated to the unique flooring. These floors embrace various sections, where human beings are engaged in the selfless carrier to the Lord. The main idea at the back of those programs is to introduce humans with the philosophy of Lord Swaminarayan. The goal of BAPS is to educate human beings about the rich spiritual and cultural roots of India.

Designed on the lines of Sthapatya Shashtra, Swaminarayan Akshardham is the paradigm of silence and peace. Akshardham presents an ideal mixture of devotion, art, structure, education, exhibitions and research at one venue. In the temple complex, Sahajanand, Sat-Chit-Anand and Nityanand are three permanent exhibition halls which can be made to enlighten the traveler on spiritual matters.

Location
Sector 20,J Road, Gandhinagar, Gujarat (India).