* Swaminarayan Temples Of The Swaminarayan Sect of Gujarat, Scattered All Around Western India

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Swaminarayan, the founder of the Swaminarayan Sampraday, of, established temples, as part of his philosophy of theism and deity worship. These Temples are known as Swaminarayan Hindu Mandir. He constructed nine temples in the cities of Ahmedabad, Bhuj, Muli, Vadtal, Junagadh, Dholera, Dholka, Gadhpur & Jetalpur in the West Indian State of Gujarat. In these temples, he installed images of various Hindu Gods.

One of the most prominent features of the heritage of Swaminarayan is Temple Architecture
Swaminarayan Temples, like other Hindu Temples, have walkways around the Central Shrine, to allow worshipers to circumambulate the Shrine. These are often decorated with designs and inlaid marble.

Today there are over one thousand Swaminarayan Temples, spread across five continents.
More information on Swaminarayan Temples, with web-links to the sources of the following sacred images of Swaminarayan Sect of Gujarat, will follow soon. Stay tuned, & please don’t miss the joy of exploring the countless Holy places of all Religions, all sects & all sub-sects of Secular India, at least virtually first, to begin with the Indian Spiritual Journey.
Yogee Swaminarayan was the Founder of this Hindu Religious Sect of Western India.
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Spread India's Glorious Cultural & Spiritual Heritage

By Mala Chandrashekhar

Though academically trained in modern Western Sciences, Blogger Mala Chandrashekhar is a crazy maniac of India's ageless, timeless ethnic arts, crafts & textiles. The rich & glorious cultural & spiritual heritage of India is a subject extremely dear to her heart, and the whole of this Blog has been dedicated to spreading the immortal glories of ancient India worldwide, to every nook & corner of the globe, through these simple Blog-posts. Any constructive criticisms & suggestions in this regard for improvement of the Blog 'MOST WELCOME'. Also, High-Quality Guest Blog-posts 'MOST WELCOME". LinkedIn Profile :