Location: On Mandir Marg near Connaught Circus in Delhi

How to reach: One can easily reach Birla Temple by taking local Buses, metro, auto rickshaws or by hiring taxis from Delhi

Laxminarayan Mandir is one of the main temples and landmarks of Delhi. During 1933-39, Laxmi Narayan Temple was created by Mr. B.D. Birla of Birla Group of Industries, 1 on the well-known organization tycoons of India. Becoming made by the Birlas, the temple came to be known as Birla Temple. Located on Mandir Marg near Connaught Circus in Delhi, the temple is quickly available from your metropolis by metro, regional buses, taxis, and auto-rickshaws.

Birla Mandir is the first of the temples produced by Birlas across the nation and to date, the funds to assistance this temple comes from Birla family members. The well-known temple is accredited to get been inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1939. At that time, Mahatma Gandhi kept a condition the temple wouldn't be restricted towards the Hindus, and men and women from each and every caste will be allowed within. In individual instances, the problem was genuinely worked upon; even now people visit this temple with full devotion.

Laxminarayan Temple is devoted to Lord Vishnu, the preserver, and his consort, Goddess Lakshmi. The architecture on the Temple looks imbibed from the Orissan Fashion. The temple has tall spires and it appears magnificent raised in red sandstone. The tallest spire of your temple extends on a height of 165 feet whereas the additional spires lengthen to 116 feet. The exotic construction on the temple comprises sculptures, tall spires and Jali operate creating it remarkable to behold.

Apart from the idol of the presiding deity, the temple has exceptional idols of Goddess Durga, Lord Shiva, Lord Ganesha, Lord Rama, and Lord Hanuman. Geeta Bhawan is an enormous hall that is embellished with striking paintings, derived from the scenes of Indian mythology. On the rear end, one can trace gardens and fountains inside the temple complicated. The two-storied verandahs, around the 3 sides, are ignored by the interior court.

For vacationers, temple authorities have produced enough arrangements for guest homes in its complex. A lot of Worldwide scholars arrive right here to learn concerning the Hindu religion and for the time, they normally stay within the guest home of Birla Temple. Every year, Janmashtami (birthday of Lord Krishna) is celebrated with full gusto and fervor within this temple. Actually, Birla Mandir is famous for its celebration of Janmashtami. Men and women in big quantity arrive to visit this temple of spiritual legacy.