BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir
At a distance of 6 km from Vadodara Railway Junction, BAPS Mandir is a famous temple located in Atladara locality of Vadodara city. It is one of the popular BAPS Mandirs in Gujarat and among the top places of pilgrimage in Vadodara.
Known as a center of cultural and spiritual activities, the BAPS Mandir is dedicated to Shri Swaminarayan. The temple is adorned with immaculate architecture, flawless design and awe-striking grandeur. Managed by the BAPS Swaminarayan Sansthan, BAPS Mandir is a sight that will leave you mesmerized and enchanted.
The idols of Gunatitanand Swami, Swaminarayan, BAPS gurus are worshipped here. Along with exotic design and architecture, one can also see the amazing carved paintings of Lord Krishna, and Lord Shiva. This temple has a very good collection of paintings and sculptures that are a source of attraction for the tourists. The temple has its own economical hospital also. The teachings of this temple focus on maintain the Indian culture, family unity and ethics of Hindu faith.
The environment of the temple is very refreshing and peaceful. There are several aarties that are performed on daily basis. There are various events that take place on weekly bases like bal sabha, satsang where people enjoy by getting fully indulged in devotion towards god. To keep the Indian culture alive, the temple also celebrates all the Indian festivals all throughout the year.
Timings: 7.30 AM - 12 PM & 4 PM - 8.15 PM