The place of worship of Bahá ‘í in the Delhi, India, popular known as the Lotus Temple because of its shape flowerlike is a place of worship of Bahá ‘ í’s also a prominent attraction in Delhi.
It was completed in 1986 and serves as the temple of the mother of the Indian subcontinent. He has won numerous architectural awards and featured in hundreds of newspaper articles and magazine. Since its inauguration to public worship in December 1986, the Bahá the ‘place of worship in New Delhi I have as of late 2002, attracted more than 50 million visitors, making it one of the buildings visited in the world . Numbers of visitors during those years surpassed the Eiffel Tower and the Taj Mahal. In Hindu holy days, has drawn as much as 150,000 people, welcomes four million visitors each year (about 13,000 per day or 9 minutes each). This place of worship is generally referred to temple lotus . In India during the Hindu festival Durga Puja, several times a reproduction of the Lotus Temple has been Pandal as a temporary arrangement of the structure to venerate the goddess Durga. In Sikkim a permanent reproduction of Legship Hindu Mandir is dedicated to Shiva. Delhi city vacations.
Lotus Temple, Delhi GPS coordinates: 28° 33′ 11.12″ N, 77° 15′ 31.45″ E
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