Destination Details

Destination Title Akshardham Temple
City / State Delhi
Description
Akshardham or Swaminarayan Akshardham complex is a Hindu temple, and a spiritual-cultural campus in Delhi, India. Also referred to as Akshardham Temple or Swaminarayan Akshardham, the complex displays millennia of traditional Hindu and Indian culture, spirituality, and architecture. Inspired by Yogiji Maharaj and created by Pramukh Swami Maharaj, it was constructed by BAPS.The temple, which attracts approximately 90 percent of all tourists who visit Delhi,was officially opened on 6 November 2005 by Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam.The temple, at the centre of the complex, was built according to the Vastu shastra and Pancharatra shastra.