Laxmi Narayan Temple
Location: Near Gole Market,
Mandir Marg, Connaught Place
Nearest Metro Station: RK
Timings: 6am to 10pm (best to
visit during morning and evening
Days Closed: None
Photography: Not allowed in
, also known as Birla Mandir
, is one of Delhi's major temples and a major tourist attraction. Built by the industrialst G.D. Birla in 1938, this beautiful temple is located in the west of Connaught Place.
The temple is dedicated to Laxmi (the goddess of prosperity) and Narayana (The preserver). The temple was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi
on the condition that people of all castes will be allowed to enter the temple.