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BAPS Swaminarayan Akshardham New Jersey

The Swaminarayan Akshardham in Robbinsville, New Jersey, U.S. is a spiritual-cultural complex. The mandir, one component of the complex, was inaugurated and opened to the public on 10 August 2014 as the world's largest Hindu temple. Plans for the complex include the Swaminarayan Akshardham Mahamandir and a visitor’s center, which will house an exhibition on Indian history and culture. 
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Akshardham BAPS Temple New Jersey
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir NJ

The BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Robbinsville in Central New Jersey is a Hindu place of worship built by the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha and consecrated by Pramukh Swami Maharaj. The BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, which is headed by Mahant Swami Maharaj, is a denomination of the Swaminarayan branch of Hinduism. The mandir is built of hand-carved Italian carrara marble, Turkish limestone and Indian pink stone. 
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BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Robbinsville
The mandir was built in the Nagaradi style using 68,000 cubic feet of Italian Carrara marble. The mandir was constructed according to guidelines outlined in ancient Vedas, or Hindu scriptures. In addition to the mandir, the complex includes a congregation hall. The mandir is open daily to visitors and for worship. 
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New Jersey BAPS Swaminarayan Akshardham in considered as World's Largest Hindu Temple.

Main Deities
Bhagwan Swaminarayan and Gunatitanand Swami
Pramukh Swami Maharaj

The mandir is a type of ‘Shikarbaddha’ mandir, built according to principles laid out in the Shilpa Shastras, Hindu texts prescribing standards of sacred architecture.[6] Within the mandir, murtis (sacred images of the deities) have been ritually installed. The central shrine holds the murti of Swaminarayan, with Gunatitanand Swami to his left, together worshipped as Akshar-Purushottam Maharaj. Similarly, different shrines hold murtis of other Hindu deities such as Radha Krishna, Shiva Parvati, Sita Ram, Hanuman, Ganapati and the lineage of BAPS gurus who are Swaminarayan’s spiritual successors.
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Address : 112 North Main Street, Windsor, NJ 08561.


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