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Swaminarayan Mandir, Ahmedabad

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Admire elaborate ornaments of Swaminarayan Mandir, the first and most important Swaminayaran Hindu temple located in the heart of the city. Built in 1822 during the British imperial administration and supervised by the guru himself, the temple features an ornate white fa├žade with orange linings. The building houses intricate carving in pure Burmese teakwood and beautifully dressed images of gods. Adorned with typical Gujarati designs depicting different aspects of local culture, the pavilions in the temple have a number of galleries and pavilions. Enjoy a stroll along a canopied perimeter and relax to the tune of a musical fountain. Put Swaminarayan Mandir into our Ahmedabad holiday planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Ahmedabad.
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TripAdvisor
  • I visited in the morning when the morning arati was going on. It felt amazing! Book a cab or you have to ask around a bit to reach the place.  more »
  • Very beautiful architecture. Peaceful and beautiful. Early mornings or evenings are a good time to visit.  more »
  • Very nice and peaceful place when crowd is less and good interior and exterior design. Good to meditate in the morning time.  more »
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  • good
  • Nice temple.
  • Verryy fine temple
  • Nice place
  • Hindu temple.