Shree Swaminarayan Mandir is a prominent Hindu temple in the sacred city of Dwarka in the state of Gujarat. Dwarka is a holy place for the Hindus as it is believed to be the capital of the kingdom of Lord Krishna during the Mahabharata era. It is one of the four holiest cities and a popular place of pilgrimage. There are many big and small temples all over the city which makes it a religious hub for the Hindu pantheon. Shree Swaminarayan Mandir in Dwarka is one such temple. It is dedicated to one of the incarnations of Lord Vishnu. It is located on the Gomti Road near the Dwarka Beach and in close proximity to the famous Dwarkadhish Temple.
The Shree Swaminarayan temple is a house of architectural marvel. It is built by the Swaminarayan sect who has temples all over the country and even outside India. The temple is constructed on a vast space with beautiful garden surrounding it. This beautiful structure consists of intricate designs and marvellous sculptures of Gods and Goddess. Both the interior and the exterior of the temple have been given special attention to create this masterpiece. Shree Swaminarayan Mandir is visited by numerous devotees everyday to seek the blessings of the deity.
Shree Swaminarayan Mandir offers a peaceful ambience for its visitors and the devotees. One can meditate and spend some time in tranquillity to unwind himself and rejuvenate his soul in the sacred atmosphere of the temple. Artistic devotion is reflected from every corner of the temple. The evening ‘aarti’ or prayer is a must watch. A divine ambience is created with the chanting of the religious hymns.
Dwarka Shree Swaminarayan Mandir open at 05:00 AM to 08:00 PM