Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple in Delhi | Timing & History

Delhi is blessed with an array of historical tourist places and temples, Akshardham Temple is one of them. Whether you are traveling with your family or friends this place will never disappoint you. Today I am sharing you some glimpse of Akshardham Temple Delhi.

Facts & Information about Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple-

  • Swaminarayan Akshardham is the world’s largest Hindu Temple.
  • This temple was built in 2005 and inaugurated by Mr. APJ Abdul Kalam.
  • It was constructed by Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS)
  • The height of this temple is 42 meter.
  • The temple is made up of granites and marbles.
  • The temple consists 9 domes, 20, 000 sculptures of Sadhus.
  • the temple is spread over an area of 12 acres.


The wonderful architecture of Akshardham Temple attracts more than 60% travelers who visit Delhi. the visitor can see the museum, parks, and many cultural activities inside the temple area. This beautiful temple is located near the bank of the Yamuna neighboring to the 2010 Commonwealth Games village.


Akshardham Temple Water show Timings –  7:30 pm (Tuesday – Sunday)
As the sun sets, visitors have to take their seat to enjoy the water show inside the Akshardham Mandir, this 24 minutes presentation conveys the story from Kena Upanishad. The story narrated by the video projections, colored lasers, and underwater flames.

Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple – Timings

Mandir Darshan: 9:30 AM to 8:00 PM

Aarti-  10:00 AM and 6:00 PM

Exhibitions Timings
Ticket Window – 10:00am – 5:00pm

The Akshardham temple reflects the spirituality, ancient art of India, culture and the beauty of Indian architecture.

How to reach Here-
Nearest Airport – IGI (20.5 Km)
Nearest Metro Station – Akshardham (Blue Line)
Nearest Railway Stations-  Hazrat Nizamuddin (6 Km)
Address- NH 24, Akshardham Setu,

New Delhi 110092

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