About BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Temple
This temple is located on the banks of DamanGanga River and is known for its beautiful artwork and splendid architecture. The temple is surrounded by green lawns which further accentuates its ethereal beauty. It is dedicated to Bhagwan Swaminarayan and is extremely revered among the Gujaratis. It has an intricately designed central mandir that has been built using light pink marbles and it is one of the serene places to visit in Silvassa.
The most unique feature of this temple is that neither cement nor structural steel has been used for its construction. It has artistically decorated domes and the walls of the temple display the idol of famous Indian saints. The melodious prayer chants and aartis by the priests give an immensely divine aura to this temple.
Location- Off Silvassa-Bhilad Road, Silvassa, 396235
Timing- 9:30 AM to 06:30 PM every day
Best Time to Visit- Early morning