Lotus Temple

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    Location: Lotus Temple Rd, Bahapur, Shambhu Dayal Bagh, Kalkaji, New Delhi, Delhi 110019, India

    Estimated Visiting Time: 1-2 hours

    The Lotus Temple, it is also known as Kamal Mandir in Delhi is a matchless architectural marvel and one of the main tourist attractions of the National Capital.

    It is shaped in the form of a spectacular lotus with white petals. It gives you a breathtaking sight and it attracts many tourists throughout the year.


    People Spending time in Lotus TempleIt is one of the attractions of the city. the Lotus Temple is not only a symbol of excellence in modern Indian architecture but also one of the primes visited religious buildings in the world.

    The form of this temple of Worship takes the shape of a lotus, a flower that is considered sacred by most Indians. It is designed to represent the simplicity, clarity, and freshness of the Baha’i Faith. It is to act as a symbol of the unity of mankind and religions.


    Historical Places in Lotus Temple The Lotus Temple is a Bahai House of Worship, it is also known as Mashriqu’l-Adhkár.in December 1986, it is opened to the public. Similarly, all other Bahia Temples, are also dedicated to the oneness of religions and humanity. Besides, it is followers of all religions. People are welcome here, to pray, worship, meditate, and read their scriptures, this temple is touted as one of the seven major Bahai Houses of Worship, located across the world and the only one in Asia.

    Inside/Outside Views

    The structure of this temple is composed of three ranks of nine petals each and springing from a podium that elevates the building above the surrounding plain. Also, the first two ranks curve inward, embracing the inner dome, while the third layer curves outward to form canopies over the nine entrances.

    Opening Hours

    Sunday ·         8 AM–5 PM
    Monday ·         Closed
    Tuesday ·         8 AM–5 PM
    Wednesday ·         8 AM–5 PM
    Thursday ·         8 AM–5 PM
    Friday ·         8 AM–5 PM
    Saturday ·         8 AM–5 PM

    Entry & Others Fees

    It is free of cost

    How to Reach

    By Air: Indira Gandhi International Airport is the nearest airport to the place. It is the easiest way to go.

    By Rail: Nizamuddin railway station is the nearest to the place.

    By Road:  in new delhi city bus services are so good and the people of the city use bus services for travel within the city. You can also hire private transport like a taxi or cab and easily reach there.

    Tips for Travellers

    Take a small bag Where you carry all the essential things.


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes, it is safe to visit

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Yes, it is allowed in this place.

    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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