Temples in Delhi

India is a religious place which is marked by temples from north to south, east to west. Delhi is one of the oldest cities of India which is also rich in old monuments and temples. All of these temples have their own symbolic representation along with their religious relevance.

List of Temples in Delhi

Akshardam MandirAkshardham Mandir

The Akshardham temple epitomizes a total of around 10000 years of Indian culture into a beautifully woven magnificence and grandeur. This is a Swaminarayan Akshardham complex that was completed in just 5 years with the constant devotion of more than 11,000 artists and volunteers and is primarily built of pink sadstone and Italian Carrara marble. The temple boasts of the heritage of India which is flawlessly flaunted through the amazing works of the artisans in the temple.

ISKCON Temple:ISKCON Temple

ISKCON Temple, which is dedicated to Lord Krishna, and was initially started by the Hare Rama Hare Krishna followers. Located at East of Kailash, New Delhi, the ISKCON Temple was founded in the year 1966. The temple is full of activities with regular prayer services held from time to time. The Nehru Place metro station is the closest to the temple and the other alternate option would be Kailash Colony Station.The temple is open on all days throughout the week.

Birla Mandir in DelhiBirla Mandir

Built in the year 1938, the Birla Temple is located in the western part of Connaught Place. Also known as the Lakshmi Narayan temple, the temple is a dedication to the Goddess of good fortune and prosperity. The temple is very beautifully maintained with well grafted gardens.

Location:
Near Gole Market, Mandir Marg, Connaught Place
Nearest Metro Station: RK Ashram Marg
Entry Timings:
6am-10pm(best to visit during morning & evening arti)
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Chattarpur MandirChhatarpur Mandir

Located in Mehrauli just 4 kms. away from Qutab Minar, Chattarpur Mandir is a temple that is dedicated to Goddess Durga and is built in traditional South Indian style covering a very huge area. The number of devotees to the temple increases during the time of Navratra.

Location:
Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road
Metro Station : Chhattarpur Metro Station
Entry Timings: 6am-10pm

Gauri Shankar Temple

Gauri Shankar Temple is a Lord Shiva dedicated temple which is above 800 years old. The temple was Gauri Shankar Temple temples in delhiconstructed long back by Sardar Ganga Appadhar who was an officer in the Mughal emperor. The interiors of the temple complex include a huge number of statues of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and an 800 year old lingam.

Location:
Near Digambar Jain Temple,
Chandni Chowk Road.
Metro Station: Chandni Chowk
Entry Timings:
5.00 am to 10.00 am and 5.00pm to 10.00 pm

Hanuman Mandir in DelhiHanuman Mandir

Situated in the south west of Connaught place, New Delhi, the Hanuman Mandir was built during the days of Mahabharata. Initially built by Maharaj Jai Singh, since then it has undergone numerous changes for the purpose of renovating it and keeping its essence.

Location
Baba Kharak Singh Road,
Connaught Place, Delhi
Metro Station: Rajiv Chowk
Entry: Free
Timings: The temple remains opened on all days.


Kalkaji Temple

One of the oldest and most ancient temples of India, Kalkaji Mandir is devoted to Goddess Maa Kalka Devi. Kalka Temple is also known as ‘Jayanti Peetha’ or ‘Manokamna Siddha Peetha’ which literally means desire fulfillment shrine.

Location: Mahant Niwas, Shiv Mandir Parisar,
Kalkaji, New Delhi -110019.
Metro Station: Kalkaji Mandir


List of Other Temples in Delhi

Bala Hanuman Temple
Address: Connaught Place, Delhi

Kali Bari Mandir
Address: Near Gole Market,
Near Birla Mandir, Mandir Marg,
Connaught Place, Delhi – 110001

Lotus Temple
Address: Kalkaji, Lotus Temple Rd,
Nehru Place, Bahapur, New Delhi - 110019
Phone: 011 2338 9326

Sri Digambar Jain Mandir
Address: Chandni Chowk, Delhi-110 006

Uttara Swami Malai Temple
Address: Sector 7, RamaKrishna Puram,
New Delhi - 110022

Sri Vinayaka Mandir

Address: Sree Vinayaka, AB Block 
AB Block, Sarojini Nagar,
New Delhi - 110023
Phone No. - 011 2467 0924

Mangal Mahadeva Birla Kanan
Address: Shiv Murti Complex,
Rangpuri, New Delhi-37

Jhandewalan Mandir

Address: Faiz Road, Jhandewalan,
New Delhi-55

Shri Jagannath Mandir Delhi

Address: Hauz Khas, New Delhi-16

Svetambara Jain Temple

Address: Naughara Gali, Near Kinari Bazaar Road,
New Delhi-06

Sai Baba Temple

Address: 17, Institutional Area,
Lodhi Road, New Delhi-03

Bhairon Temple
Address: Bhairon Mandir,
Pragati Maidan,
New Delhi-01

Arya Samaj Mandir
Address: A-1 Block, Janakpuri,
New Delhi-58

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    Pravin Singh from Jaisalmer 1165 Days ago

    Once i went to visit Lotus Temple on Sunday with my cusions. There was a very long line to enter in the temple. So we got back :)

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    Aditi Sharma from Dilshad garden,Delhi 1165 Days ago

    Akshardham Mandir is surely a must go just for the sheer magnificent architectural workmanship. This is really a huge temple with beautiful gardens and they also do a music fountain show in the evening.

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    Anupriya from Ghaziabad 1369 Days ago

    please tell me the timings of ISKCON temple in delhi?

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    Delhionline.in Expertfrom 1369 Days ago

    The temple is open all days of the week from 4am to 9pm

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