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Akshardham Temple

Akshardham Temple has recognized as the largest Hindu Temple Complex in the committee of World-Guinness World Record. This monument was built by HDH Pramukh Swami Maharaj for fulfilling the dream of his teacher Brahmaswarup Yogiji Maharaj, the fourth successor in the spiritual hierarchy of Bhagwan Swaminarayan. The temple epitomizes 10,000 yrs of Indian culture in all its superb grandeur, wisdom, beauty and bliss. Moreover, it also shows the essence of India’s traditions, timeless spiritual messages and ancient architecture. It attracts all the tourists of Delhi which spreads over an area of 100 acres and stands on the bank of Yamuna River. This large complex is made of white marble and the red sandstone having 234 Ornately Carved Pillars, 9 Ornate Domes, and 20 Quadrangle Shikhars.

For visitors, entry into the Akshardham temple is free. But if you want to see Musical Fountain, Hall of Values, theatre and boat ride, you have to buy At Hall of Values, you will get great experience of Indian culture messages featured through the life of Bhagwan Swaminarayan. This exhibition portrays us the messages of ahimsa, endeavor, vegetarianism, morality, family harmony and much more with fifteen unique 3-D dioramas and presentations from Bhagwan Swaminarayan’s life. In the epic period film, it features an exciting and inspiring pilgrimage of a child yogi Neelkanth Varni of 18th century India. This unique period film, Neelkanth Darshan, was shot in the icy peaks of the Himalayas in the north to the pristine shores of Kerala in the south. At a 12-minute spectacular boat-ride, you will get great experience of the 10,000 years old India’s glorious heritage. The musical fountain of Akshardham temple is also known as the Yagnapurush kund featuring a large series of steps down to a traditional yagna kund. This fountain measures 300 feet with 2,870 steps and 108 small shrines.

Besides, Akshardham temple also has garden of India having lush manicured trees, lawns and shrubs. It is lined with bronze sculptures of contributors to culture and history of the country. These sculptures include women, children, freedom fighters, warriors of India and national figures. This temple is located at NH-24 near Noida Mod and Hazrat Nizammudin railway station. So you can easily access this monument from Hotel Divine Inn.