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BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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It really is one of those things that you need to be there to understand. They provide you with the... read more

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Man-dir, A place where your Mind floats in Peace.

Magnificent Temple,built using no mortar,no joining materials & no steel pins. All 40000 hand... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mony A
Watkinsville, Georgia
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Open to one and all, the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir was inaugurated in August of 2007 after only 17 months of construction time utilizing 1.3 Million volunteer hours. The Mandir is comprised of 3 types of stone (Turkish Limestone, Italian marble...more
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460 Rockbridge Rd NW, Lilburn, GA 30047-5844
+1 678-906-2277
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It really is one of those things that you need to be there to understand. They provide you with the guided tour and that made it so much easier to walk inside and around and kinda understand many of the things there.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Magnificent Temple,built using no mortar,no joining materials & no steel pins. All 40000 hand engraved pcs dove tailed into each other, locked by a 8 ton Key stone on the top dome. Wear thick socks.!! Your shoes must come off & walking bare feet on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mony A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’re Christian, but couldn’t pass up the chance to see this since we were in the area. Beautiful place to see! People are so friendly and welcoming! Check out!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ronaldandmistyb
Reviewed 28 October 2018

This is one of those stops when you just take in mankind's building marvels:) The outside of the grounds looking up to the Temple is beautiful:) Inside, even better, as the white marble worship room is breath taking. No talking while in the room and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jayjay099
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Place enlightens the tradition , architecture and worship . The community is known for enliving the hindu tradition and services to the world . The temple is mode of manifestation . Divine place for worship , Decipher architecture , Dive in the tradition and Dine...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kinner P
Reviewed 24 October 2018

wonderful, peaceful marble temple..the works on the temple look so magical especially in Diwali Well maintained. Has a banquet hall as well for functions. Do visit in Diwali for the firework shows around Diwali.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank FoodieMusafir
Reviewed 29 August 2018

I've been to this Mandir in Lilburn on several occasions and it never seems to fail me. From the waterfalls to the marble, it is a absolute a beauty.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Tulsi P
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Pick up the inexpensive audio guide in the gift shop—it offers details both big and small tha make the visit more meaningful.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TraciTravels_com
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This temple architecture was stunning, interiors are so damn good. it was peaceful place. Its a huge temple and each and every place are designed in a unique way. This is must go place in atlanta. They have huge parking, best peaceful place to visit...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jagan N
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We happened to be in the area and decided to stop at this amazing temple. The exterior was quite beautiful and the interior was even MORE amazing. Very peaceful and serene inside.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rickyc934
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9 June 2017|
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Response from Cynthia B | Reviewed this property |
Dress code is strict as you might expect. I wore a sweater for the inside, over my sleeveless top, and Capris that came down past my knee. I had to take off my sandals inside, so I wish I had worn stockings!! The marble is... More
7 January 2017|
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Response from CobbCoGA | Reviewed this property |
Free yes, but of course offerings are encouraged. There is visitor information at their website.
17 December 2016|
Response from TraciWestGA | Reviewed this property |
The temple is handicapped accessible. There are ramps and elevators.