Akshardham temple is one of the significant temples in India that dedicated to deity Swaminarayan, which located in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, Delhi. The temple depicts the modern Hindu culture and built on Vastu Shastra and Pancharartra Sastra that opened on November 6th, 2005 and the temple inaugurated by Praukh Swami Maharaj. Here check Akshardham Temple Delhi Accommodation List.
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The nearby hotels for the Akshardham temple are given below
Anand Villa One:
This resort lies within a distance of 0.8km from the temple
Mona regency hotel and banquet:
It lies within a distance of 1.5km from the Akshardham temple, and the fare may range as Rs.1979.
The Akshardham temple lies within a distance of 1.5km from the resort, and the ticket fare may lie around Rs.1627
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Mythical History Of Akshardham Temple
The Akshardham temple constructed by Boachasanwari Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha(BAPS). Akshardham is a merge of two words Akshar and Sham, Akshar means eternal, and Dham means abode. The temple constructed by the team of BAPS that lead by Pramukh Swami Maharaj, which been built by 6000 tonnes of pink stones by 7000 architects for seven years.
The architecture of the Akshardham Temple
The architects of the temple are Vikram Lall, Bochasanwasi Akshar, Purushottam Swaminarayan and Sanstha, the main shrine of Akshardham temple is Swaminarayan which located at the centre of the complex. The temple has many exhibition halls that demonstrate the lifestyle and working style of Swaminarayan.
The Akshardham temple consists of 234 carved pillars, nine domes and 20,000 swamis, devotees and acharyas and 148 elephants. Under a vast dome, the main shrine of Swaminarayan of 11 foot situated. All the shrines in the temple made up of Paanch dhaatu(five metals). The temple exhibits Sahajanand darshan, Nilkanth darshan, Sanskruti vihar and musical fountain.
The Sahajanand darshan depicts the messages that delivered to the world by Swaminarayan regarding non-violence, vegetarianism, morality, prayers and family harmony. The hall also consists of a small animatronic robot.
The Nilkanth darshan portraits a film for 40 minutes on a screen of 85’*65’ that describes the seven years pilgrimage period of Swaminarayan in India.
The music fountain displays a 24 minutes presentation about the life story of Kena Upanishad.
The boat ride is for 12 minutes which shows about the Vedic Indians contributions to science, astronomy, arts, literature, yoga and mathematics.
Sevas And Poojas in Akshardham Temple
The list of Poojas and Sevas that offered to Swaminarayan in Akshardham temple described below
Temple Opening Timings: Every day, the Akshardham temple gets opened by 9:30 A.M and closes by 8:30 P.M. The temple remains closed on every Monday.
|Tuesday||9:30 A.M-8:30 P.M|
|Wednesday||9:30 A.M-8:30 P.M|
|Thursday||9:30 A.M-8:30 P.M|
Akshardham Temple Aarthi And Darshan Timings: The darshan and Aarthi timings at the Akshardham temple described below
|Day||Darshan Timings||Aarthi Timings|
Akshardham Temple Abhishek Mandap Timings: The Abhishek Mandap timing at Akshardham temple given below
|Day||Darshan Timings||Aarthi Timings||Ticket Cost(Rs)|
Akshardham Temple Exhibition Timings: The Akshardham temple exhibition ticket counter closes by 6:00 P.M, and the ticket costs vary for different ages. The ticket cost for children 4-11 is Rs100, the ticket for adults is Rs.170, and it costs Rs.125 for senior citizens.
Senior Citizens(60+)-Rs(60 above).125
Akshardham Temple Water Show Timings: The ticket fare differs from age to age for the water show, the ticket fare for adults is Rs.80, for senior citizens Rs.50 and for children, the ticket fare is Rs.4
Possible Ways To Reach Akshardham Temple
Below are the possible ways of reaching the Akshardham temple.
Possible Ways from Hyderabad
To Reach Akshardham Temple From Hyderabad On Airways: The time required to reach Akshardham temple from Hyderabad is 4hours 44minutes, and the ticket fare may range between Rs.3,848-5,154.
To Reach Akshardham Temple From Hyderabad On Train: To reach the Akshardham temple it requires 25hours 38minutes and the ticket fare may range as Rs.700-Rs800
To Reach Akshardham Temple From Hyderabad On Roadways: For reaching the temple by opting roadways, it takes 21 hours 5 minutes, and the ticket fare ranges as Rs.11,000-Rs.17000
Possible Ways from Vijaywada
To Reach Akshardham Temple From Vijaywada On Flight: For reaching the Akshardham temple from the city of Vijayawada it takes a travel time of 3hours 51 hours and the ticket fare lies between Rs.5,609-Rs.12,755
To Reach Akshardham Temple From Hyderabad On Train: To reach the Akshardham temple the time requires is 27 hours 25 minutes and the ticket fare may range from Rs.700-Rs.800
To Reach Akshardham Temple From Hyderabad On Roadways: The time required to reach the temple from Vijayawada is 24 hours 11 minutes by covering 1696.4km
Visiting Places Around Akshardham Temple
The list of places that lies around the Akshardham temple given below
Swaminarayan Akshardham: It’s an Indian cultural complex that lies within the temple
Bai Harir ni Vav: This is an Indo-Islamic iconic step well that lies within a distance of 0.9km from the Akshardham temple
Hathee Singh Jain Temple: This is one of the fabulous architecture of Jain temple that consists of adorable carvings all over the temple, this is in a distance of 2Km from Akshardham temple
Jami Masjid: The Jami Masjid is famous for its unique rings of colonnades in the courtyard, this lies within a distance of 1.6km from Akshardham temple