Birla temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Laxmi is another major attraction of the pink city of Jaipur. The temple is located at the foot of Moti Dungri Fort and is built by the rich and famous Birla family business.
Birla Temple is one of the main attractions of Jaipur. Birla Temple really looks very beautiful when it is illuminated at night. It reflects the philosophy of secular India with its three domes representing the different approaches to religion.
The architectural beauty of the Birla temple is worth appreciating. Knowledgeable English-speaking guides are available to take visitors around and explain the various aspects of the architecture of the temple and Hinduism. The attractive stained glass windows of the temple depict scenes from Hindu mythology.
Among all the idols, the marble idol of Ganesha is a masterpiece which looks almost transparent. The idols of Lord Vishnu and his wife Lakshmi attract the attention, being made from a piece of marble. The temple also represents great historical performance, philosophers and religious saints.
The exterior of the fascinating temple is beautifully carved with beautiful sculptures based on mythological themes. There is a museum which showcases objects the ancestral value of the Birla family. Birla Mandir / Laxmi Narayan Temple is a masterpiece of art and tourists not to miss this architectural spiritual heritage on their trip to Jaipur.
Tour to Jaipur is incomplete without a visit to the Birla temple. Therefore, if you are touring Jaipur, make sure you pay a visit to the Birla temple. Visit the famous temple will surely be a rewarding experience in one visit to the temple you the opportunity to have an idea about the architecture of India, the spiritual significance of the temple and also the secular state of the nation leave.