Here is the world’s largest temple, 13,499 stones were sent from India
These Akshardham Temple (Rs. 162 acre), built at a cost of Rs. 1,000 crores, is the world’s largest Hindu temple.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going on a tour of Abu Dhabi. Here he will lay the foundation stone of the Hindu temple, whose design and management has been entrusted to Swaminarayan Sansthan. The temples of this community are present throughout the world. In this, the New Jersey Temple of America is the first largest temple outside India. In terms of area, it is called the world’s largest Hindu temple. 13,499 stones in the temple were sent from India to New Jersey. The stones in the temple were carved in India …
– This temple is located in Robinsville, New Jersey, which was created by Bokshansvari character Varshotam Swaminarayan Sansthan.
– The Akshardham Temple, built at a cost of about 1000 crores (162 acres), is the world’s largest Hindu temple.
– This temple is 134 feet long and 87 feet wide. It has 108 pillars and three sanctuaries. This temple has been built according to sculpture.
In this temple, 68 thousand cubic feet Italian cara marble has been used. 13,499 stones have been used for the temple’s artistic design.
– The entire carving work on stones has been done in India. After the completion of the carving work, they were transported via sea route to New Jersey.
At the same time, the largest temple in India is built in the area of 156 acres in Srirangam in Tamil Nadu, which is called Sri Ranganath Swamy Temple.
Temple will remain standing for 1000 years
– Visiting the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Temple, American Journalist Steve Trader wrote on the Newsworks site, “It is very difficult to remove the eyes from the wonderful artwork after entering the temple.”
– He wrote that apart from the interior of the temple, the outer is also designed in such a way that this temple will stand for 1000 years.
There are many cities in the world
Akshardham Temple is built in many cities of America. There are also temples in Toronto, Canada including Atlanta, Houston, Chicago, Los Angeles.
– The buildings built on the Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat and the Yamuna coast of Delhi are very huge by the parent organization BAPS (Boko Shrishri Shri Akhira Purushottam Swami Narayan Sansthan).
– The temple of Gandhinagar is about 23 acres while Delhi has 60 acres. But the temple of Robinsville is not only bigger than them but is also bigger than all the temples in the world.