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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No cameras allowed! On entering this marble marvel you can here a mantra repeated over and over agan, so soothing. This temple of worship gives one a special feeling of calmness. There various prayer rooms to look at.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jayne J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful calmness. Beautiful building very interesting but also uplifting and spiritual. Buy offering outside. Take shoes off in small room at entrance. Mobile phones not permitted so lock in lockers.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 14 February 2019

I'm not a particularly religeous person, but I do like to see different places of worship. I found the peace and tranquility of this temple to be quite relaxing, and somehow the place really began to mean something to me. It was nice to see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Almiro1956
Reviewed 12 February 2019

A very serene and special place. Give yourself time to slowly wander and soak in the atmosphere. Many peaceful spots within the temple for contemplation and prayer.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hannahme333
Reviewed 9 February 2019

The Laxminarayan Temple, also known as the Birla Mandir is a Hindu Temple where everyone is welcome. It is open everyday and is free to enter. It is one of the biggest Hindu temples of the city. The main temple houses statues of Lord Vishnu...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 7 February 2019

Founded in 1938 by an industrialist, this Hindu temple is dedicated to Lakshmi, goddess of prosperity and happiness and to Narayan, the god who sustains, maintains, and preserves the universe. There are shrines to other gods and even a Buddha chapel. Religious symbols and quotes...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 31 December 2018

First Hindu temple we saw in India, it was great to see great to see Radha Krisha statue in temple. we were not allow to take picture because you are not allowed to take camera and mobile inside the temple.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank joan s
Reviewed 29 December 2018

This Hindu temple in Delhi is well known & stands out from all the others. It is huge! It's colourful and detailed, & has elaborate & spectacular statues within. It is maintained as workers within, are paid by donations to the temple. Some areas of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

A huge story within about how one family did so much for India and the way relgion shapes Indian culture - well worth having a guide if new to India when visiting to explain all the meanings.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mikem-chaweng
Reviewed 11 December 2018

A truly stunning temple with such history. Inside the temple is just amazing and the painting and statues are so beautiful. You can't take pics or video,but I promise you ,what you see inside will never leave you.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Bobbi S | Reviewed this property |
Yes.You get to it via a narrow lane that is located maybe a quarter of a bloc away from the Temple and the parking lot is behind the Temple and located near the bathrooms and an adorable, elephant shaped mini-temple, which I... More
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Response from ank4228 | Reviewed this property |
Though wheelchairs aren't there but I am sure the staff of the Temple and its authorities are very reliable and efficient. On reaching the temple, reach out to the authority office and explain your requirement. I am sure, an... More
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