Swaminarayan Temple, Ahmedabad

Swaminarayan Temple | One of the best places to visit in Ahmedabad

LocationSwaminarayan Mandir Road, Ahmedabad (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsNo Entry Fees. The temple is open from 5:00 am to noon and 3:00 pm to10:00 pm in the evening.
Place TypeTemple, Religious Place
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Married Couples, Solo, Unmarried Couples, Youngsters
Best time to visitJanuary, February, March, April

About Swaminarayan Temple

Swami Narayan Mandir is a temple dedicated to Narayan Dev located in the Kalupur area of Ahmedabad. This was the first temple built by Swami Adinath during the British period and was built in 1822. This temple is constructed from Burmese teak wood. Swaminarayan had installed many idols in this temple, there is a special section for women where education and ceremonies are held for them.

This temple is a festival of colors and is immersed in the ancient colors of the old city. Temple of Gujarat Lord Swaminarayan is the presiding deity of this temple. The temple is an architectural marvel, the temple is a perfect amalgamation of art, culture and devotion. Standing in the vast lawns of this beautiful temple is an intricately carved structure of Lord Swaminarayan.

Architecture of Swaminarayan Temple

The carvings on this temple are very similar to the Mughal design.The temple is based on 12 ornate pillars and supported domes. Hundreds of skilled craftsmen were employed in the construction of the temple who supported them for a period of two years.

Interesting facts about Swaminarayan Temple

  1. Swaminarayan Mandir in Ahmedabad is situated just behind the huge gate of the grand building.
  2. The walls of the Swaminarayan temple are painted in bright colors.
  3. You can find beautiful domes and galleries in the temple which are intricately designed.
  4. There are beautiful lawns just outside the temple.
  5. It is an eternal place to perform devotion and experience everlasting peace.

How to reach Swaminarayan Temple

Nearest railway station: Maninagar railway station 3 km, Vatva railway station 3 km

Nearest Metro Station: Shahpur Metro Station 1 km, Ghikanta Metro Station 2 km

Nearby famous places

  • Manek Chowk is 3km away.
  • Nehru Bridge is at 4.2km
  • Here at 5.2 km there is Law Garden Night Market, where you can also do shopping.
  • Hathee Singh Jain Temple 4.5 km from Shree Swaminarayan Mandir
  • Kankaria Lake 13 minutes from Shree Swaminarayan Mandir

Swaminarayan Temple FAQs:

𝒜. Swami Narayan Temple is dedicated to Narayan Dev.

𝒜. Swami Narayan Mandir was built in the year 1822.

𝒜. Swami Narayan Temple was built by Swami Adinath.

𝒜. This temple is famous for its architecture. This temple made of Burmese teak wood looks very grand.

𝒜. Swaminarayan Mandir Road is a Hindu temple located in Kalupur, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

𝒜. It is located at Swaminarayan Mandir Road, Ahmedabad.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Swaminarayan Temple: No Entry Fees. The temple is open from 5:00 am to noon and 3:00 pm to10:00 pm in the evening. .

𝒜. You should visit Swaminarayan Temple during January, February, March, April months for best experience.

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