Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), New Delhi

(4.2/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web)
At Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan), thousands of devotees fervently practice their religion and host Hindu festivals. Inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi, the temple, spread over an area of 3 hectares (7.5 acres), was built between 1933 and 1939. The architecture exhibits influences of the principles of the Swadeshi (India independence) movement, also known as the Modern Indian Architecture Movement. Look for the adorned carvings that depict the scenes of the Hindu mythology, and visit the side temples dedicated to Shiva, Krishna, and Buddha. For travelers who use our international travel planner, New Delhi holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan) and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • We visited this temple late afternoon. There were lots of activities going on in the park surrounding the temple. Beautiful music, friendly people everywhere. Many wanted to take selfies with us. A ve...  more »
  • We visited him at night. There was no one inside. And worth. It sounded like music with speakers on the outside, it was the favorite music of Gandhi. There is a room for shoes are and leave your belongings in a locker with key. Photos cannot be and you have to give tips to the caretaker of the footwear
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  • Its a big temple with many corridors leading to smaller structures on all sides. Entrance is through stairs and a huge parking in the back side. You need to leave your phone, camera and shoes etc. out...  more »
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  • Very well structured . Peaceful place at the heart of Delhi. Worth spending time with enjoyment.
  • One of the best and. Peacefull temple in Delhi NCR
  • Place is ok to visit....nice structure...with proper parking...
  • Good holy place
  • Ok parking with Rs.10 car parking charges at back side of temple