Akshardham Temple – The Place of Religious Unity

Akshardham Temple History:

Akshardham temple is one of the most amazing tourist destinations in India. It is a wide and beautiful area and motive of the human. Akshardham Mandir comprises with the destiny of humankind along with Universe details. The temple situated in Delhi on the banks of Yamuna river. Then the India President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam opened the temple on 6 November 2005. The people believe that the temple is not the only place for worshipping but also for education and enlightenment.

Akshardham Temple Presence:


The Akshardham Mandir spreads over 23 acres and every corner of the place spreads with parks, lakes, sculptures and shrines. Here the atmosphere and the devotee’s behaviour indicate the rich heritage and culture of India. Although many volunteers and people have invested money for the construction of the marvellous architecture of Akshardham temple. The temple dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan.

Akshardham Mandir construction

Especially Swami Maharaj dedicated and contributed his life for the temple construction. The followers of Lord Swaminarayan had been worked here to spread the spirituality and glory of Swami Narayan among the people of India and the rest of the world. The temple constructed with the complete pink stone which brought from Rajasthan. Thousands of stones carved with the narrated sculptures of Indian culture and Hindu concept of life. Another surprising thing is the architects did not use any cement or metal for the construction of the temple, in the sense to live monument for a long time.

Akshardham Mandir

In the temple, 93 pillars are carved the sculptures and 40 windows of the temple carved either side, which is outstanding. The carving sculptures on the pillars amaze us while watching. It is difficult to turn our eyes from the sculptures. The visitors can understand the rich tradition and culture of India, Such way the sculptures carved. Another amazing thing here is the temple does not ask the devotees to follow particular God, instead of that asks to pray their mentor, who caused for your existence. So the Akshardham Temple is the symbol of cultural unity and religious spirituality.