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BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

460 Rockbridge Rd NW, Lilburn, GA 30047-5844
+1 678-906-2277
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Breathtakingly beautiful Hindu temple

I was so thrilled to find out that there was a local Hindu temple here in Georgia. This right... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lura M
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Gets better every visit

It seems that every time I visit, there is something a bit more to see. Mom had seen pictures of... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
thebagel60
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Atlanta, 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, and Indian pink sandstone). More than 34,000 individual pieces were carved by hand in India, shipped to the USA and assembled in Lilburn like a giant 3-D puzzle.
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460 Rockbridge Rd NW, Lilburn, GA 30047-5844
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"audio tour"
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"beautiful temple"
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"remove your shoes"
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"gift shop"
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"amazing architecture"
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"hand carved"
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"intricate carvings"
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"visit inside"
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"sacred place"
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"no photography"
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"peaceful experience"
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"take pictures"
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"reflection pool"
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"beautiful place to visit"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was so thrilled to find out that there was a local Hindu temple here in Georgia. This right outside the perimeter and was easy to find. There is no entrance fee, but it does have a gated entrance where you have to tell them...More

1  Thank Lura M
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

It seems that every time I visit, there is something a bit more to see. Mom had seen pictures of the place from one of my prior visits, but she was totally amazed once we got in the place. An area for improvement would be...More

Thank thebagel60
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

This is one of the go to places if you desire peaceful experience. The god idols looking stunning and the architecture is marvelous! Highly recommend this place for a family outing. Great place to click cool pictures!

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We visited the temple on a Saturday afternoon. I recommend you wait until the 4:00 pm viewing of the deities as they are revealed at that time for sacred worship by believers. Prior to that time, you can tour the temple and enjoy the beautiful...More

Thank Fred F
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Few folks seem to know this temple is in Atlanta & it's free to visit. They give a very nice tour to a beautiful Temple.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice clean peaceful mandir very architectural wonderful.should go there at the Diwali time for fireworks

Thank Amirali J
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This edifice is unbelievable. We arrived about the time they were closing the shrines . We were able to see a few , but at that time we weren't really sure what to look at . Should have arrived earlier or done more research about...More

2  Thank AnnCBowen
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

I recently got to visit the gorgeous, elegant Hindu temple again. It's that wonderful not to show visitors, especially those into Bollywood. We wanted to wear sarees, start striking a pose, and take pictures. I've been going since it first opened in 2007. I got...More

Thank Nicki K
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Such a cool experience. I do recommend the audio tour. Very cool to get a taste of the culture and the architecture was breath taking. I also recommend the snack shop! Good food for a whole lunch!

Thank Dezirae E
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Visited BAPS temple on multiple occasions while in Atlanta on recommendation from family. This is a really pretty and nicely kept temple - even if you are less religious, just the sheer architecture and scale of the temple is amazing. The best time to go...More

Thank SerendipityIndia
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Mary F
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Response from CBGeorgia | 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
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515karlac
7 January 2017|
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Response from vickie c | Reviewed this property |
Yes, entrance is free. There is an audio tour available in the gift shop for $5, and we made a contribution at the service that we attended, but neither was required.
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Divya206
17 December 2016|
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Response from TraciWestGA | Reviewed this property |
The temple is handicapped accessible. There are ramps and elevators.
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