The organizer of the Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple is named BAPs Swaminarayan Sanstha – a social spiritual NGO in all over world. The architecture of this temple is very beautiful and also showing a glimpse and glory of Indian culture, arts, history, and heritage value and also explain the virtue of Bhagwan Swaminarayan, highly inspired by Pramukh Swami Maharaj.
The Akshardham Temple is open only Tuesday to Sunday, every Monday it is closed and timing is 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Every year’s thousands of people came to Delhi for visit the places and this place is most attraction center for tourist. Many things are available for visit and some thing is free and for another something a small money is paiyed. The complex of this temple is spread over very large area. It’s just like center of beauty, peace, divinity and dignity. Its travelling time is very efficient for every travelers. This temple is very famous and easily findable, situated at side of river Yamuna.
Places to visit:
Ten Gates- This ten gates reflects ten principal direction of Vedic sentiment that provide goodness from everywhere.
Bhakti Dwar- Also called gate of devotion, celebrates Vedic tradition of dual worship.
Mayur Dwar- There are many peacock which is symbol of beauty and purity, also national bird of India.
Footprint- Between two mayor dwar are holly footprint of Bhagwan Swaminarayan.
Akshardham – The main part of this large complex is the grand Akshardham mandir, built by pink stone and whitemarbal. Complex have many beautiful pillars, dams and it made without using steel. Its architecture is as like grand palace. The Murti of Bhagwan Swaminarayan is made by gold-plated and another murti are Radha-Krishna, Sita-Ram and Parvati-Shiv.
There are two hall that is hall-1 and hall-2.Hall-1 called Sahajanand Darshan, explain good virtue of life of Bhagwan Swaminarayan and represents by films, light and sound shows with robotic figure. Hall-2 called Neelkanth darshan, shows many show related with the life of 14 yrs child yogi by large projector. It is a major tourist destiny of India. This temple has beautiful musical fountain.
Bharat Upavan- This garden is opposite side of mandir and view of mandir is very majestic from here.
How to reach:
In Delhi, serviced by smartphone-app are very popular based on cab serviced provider. Popular service are Gozocabs and others. There is no issues for paying money in online form when you reached your destination then you paiyed. Vehicles are choosed according to your choice. By cabs travelling are more comfortable, cheaper and pleasant.
The Delhi Transport Corporation have its own buses and some private operator buses and taxi. Government runs DTC buses and travelling are very comfortable.