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Lotus Temple

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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.
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| Near Kalkaji Temple, East of Nehru Place, New Delhi 110019, India
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Reviewed yesterday

This is one of the must visit place for all the travellers . The name for this temple has derived its name from the shape of the temple. This was dedicated in 1986 . Its has huge area for meditation centre. The temple is made...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sanjay D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

27 petals open up to reveal the inner sanctum of peace. many people flock here on a Sunday to enjoy the serenity. outside many touts so book uber inside.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 316stua
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As name spells it is like that, the flower lotus is very beautiful and big ,it is very neat and clean and well maintained and peaceful temple complex and of course people come here to experience a part of this...

Date of experience: February 2018
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You leave your shoes a long way from the entrance so you don’t quite know what to expect. When you arrive at the temple, you feel welcome regardless of religion. You can listen to a service or spend time on your own. I practiced some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chris_Nial67
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visit only if you have nothing to do. I visited because I was getting my car serviced nearby and nowhere else to go

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Harish4287
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've read a number of other reviewers who gave low ratings - it was closed on Monday (they are very clear about this), it's not very India cultural (actually one of the original 18 followers of the founder was Indian), etc. I acknowledge that if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank s00h0
Reviewed 2 days ago

Peaceful ! Stand in the queues and wait for your turn to go inside and then simply get indulged into yourself. Totally worth it ! 5 Star!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank manujha665
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Once again “Aman” from Urban Adventures took us out for the day. Loved the Lotus Temple, certainly worth a visit. Couldn’t get a better tour guide to take us around.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 408tonih
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

have been blessed to visit thousands and thousands of spectacular places of worship.This White Lotus Temple established by the devout people of the Bahai faith almost in the heart of Delhi is one of my favourite.This Temple I felt has a centrifugal force that helps...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank guiltfreeexpressions
Reviewed 5 days ago

It's a great monument. Very neat and clean surrounded with beautiful lawns and plants. what a peaceful place! Good for meditation too!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank VK_Mangla
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19 October 2018|
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Response from jai1003 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can carry camera and tripod also in the park area but not inside the temple.
10 December 2017|
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Response from nishantvermaphoto | Reviewed this property |
Dear Marktay16 You need to be at the airport 3 hrs prior to your flight time. This takes an hour to drive from the airport depending upon the traffic. you might not want to miss your flight.