Lotus Temple Delhi (India)
This architectural wonder looks like an enormous lotus blossom, reminiscent of the Sydney Opera House. Too bad the interior isn't even worth a look.The Lotus Temple, located in Delhi, India, is a Bahá'í House of Worship that was dedicated in December 1986, costing $10 million. Notable for its flowerlike shape, it has become a prominent attraction in the city.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Open and Closing Time
In Winter - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM In Summer - 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM Closed on Monday
Entry Fee: No Entry Fee PREFFERED BY: Families, Photographers TIME SPENT: 45 Minutes - 1 hour 30 Minutes.
Near By Attraction
Syed Mirakshah Private Tours Kalka mandir Iskon Temple
Distance between Kalkaji Metro Station and Lotus Temple is 0.6 miles or 0.5 nautical miles Distance between New Delhi Railway Station and Lotus Temple New Delhi is 8.7 miles or 7.6 nautical miles Distance between New Delhi Bus Stand and Lotus Temple is 11.8 miles or 10.3 nautical miles
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Interesting facts about the Lotus Temple
The Lotus Temple, located in New Delhi, India, is a Bahá’í House of Worship completed in 1986. The Bahá’í faith is one of the youngest of the world’s major religions. It was founded by Baha’u’llah in Iran in the 19th century. Like all other Bahá’í Houses of Worship, the Lotus Temple is open to all, regardless of religion, or any other distinction, as emphasised in Bahá’í texts. No sermons can be conveyed at the Lotus Temple, as there is no spot for formal functions specific to any one religion inside the Bahai House of Worship The Lotus Temple is made up of pure white marble, the architect Furiburz Sabha chose the lotus as the symbol common to India’s religions. Architecture Interesting facts about the Lotus Temple 2 Years Ago More than 10,000 different sizes of marble were used in the construction of the Lotus Temple.