About Swaminarayan Temple
Swaminarayan Temple is one of the most popular religious sites in Ahmedabad. This magnificent Temple is dedicated to Lord Narnarayanan and it is the first temple of the Swaminarayan sect. The Temple is exquisitely designed and intricately carved in Burmese Teak.
There are several brightly colored arches and brackets surrounding the Temple and beautifully adorned galleries and domes. The image of Lord Narayanan in the main hall is made of pure marble while the inner walls and the exterior of the Temple is covered in colorful Gujrati designs depicting the culture and lifestyle of Gujarat.
There are many idols of Swaminarayan all around the temple including some of his personal belongings.
Location: Swaminarayan Mandir Road, Kalupur, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, 380001
Entry Fee: No entry fee
Timing: 5 AM to 12 Noon; 3 PM to 10 PM
Best Time to Visit: All year round