The Lotus Temple is one of the most fabulous structures you have ever seen. It has an exquisite design that looks like a lotus flower. It is situated in Delhi, India and it is a Baha’i House of Worship.
An architect called Furiburz Sabha did the development of the Lotus temple. It features an expressionists architectural design. The architect went for the lotus flower look because of how Indians hold dear the lotus flower because of its religious significance.
This temple has a total of 27 marble-clad petals that are free-standing, and the building is made of white marble. It has nine sides.
From the central point, the temple has a height of over 40 meters. This gorgeous Lotus temple can hold a total of 2500 people.
There is no specific God that is worshipped in this temple. According to the Baha’i Faith, this house of worship is an open space for every kind of person regardless of religion. There are no restrictions as to who can enter the temple and who cannot enter the temple.
A lot of tourists visit this temple when they go to Delhi. The best times to visit are between 9.00 am and 5.30 p.m. You can also visit Lotus Temple on any day apart from Monday. While you are here, you will enjoy the serenity, the enchanting water pools, and the lovely gardens. There are no entrance charges.
If you can, ensure that you visit this place. You will never want to leave.