Shri Swaminarayan Temple, Surat
Swaminarayan Temple is a renowned temple situated in Surat, Gujarat state in India. Built in the 19th century, this temple is a popular pilgrim center and is frequented by thousands of devotees every year.
This temple is dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan and devotees believe worshipping the deity bring prosperity and happiness to their life. The temple architecture is splendid and the wooden carvings in the temple attract many art enthusiasts for sure.
The Gujarati style of architecture is very apparent in Swaminarayan temple. You will find nine domes in the temple known as 'Nau Gaz Pir' or 'Nine Yard Saints'. The beautiful lawns outside the temple add more charm to its beauty.