Iskcon TempleCurrently Open [Closes at 01:00 pm]
- Address: ISKCON Satellite Road, Sarkhej, Highway Crossing, Ahmedabad- 380059, Gujarat, India
- Timings: 04:30 am - 09:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91-7926861945
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Architecture
The International Society for Krishna conciousness was founded by his divine grace Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada in 1966. It is of the Gaudiyavaishnava tradition. This was a style of spiritual tradition according to the Bhagavad – Gita and the Shrimadbhagavatam. The culture and philosophies of ISCKON were first established by Sri Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. He is said to be a direct avatar of Lord Krishna along with the 6 Goswamis of Vrindavan. The Mahaprabhu was the seed for a massive Bhakti movement in India that became very popular. Sri Chaitanya had many followers to spread the Krishna Conciousness philosophies. His followers included many to form the Vaishnava clan. This also included a fantastic theologian, Bhaktivinoda Thakur, who brought this clan in front of the modern audience. His son, Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati Goswami took forward the legacy perfectly to spread the consciousness in the west also. He is the spiritual prophet of the Srila Mahapada School of the Bhakti Movement.
The beautiful ISCKON Temple in Ahmedabad boasts of a majestic height with amazing pillars carved with the events of Lord Krishna’s life such as his pastime activities, etc. it is one of the largest modern temples in India. It is built in a lovely combination of the Gujarati Sompura and the RajasthaniKhamira architectural styles. The temple can house 4000 people at one time and has the idols of Radha-Krishna, Gaur-Nitai, Sita-Rama-Lakshmana-Hanumana, Shrinathji, Jagannath Balaram Subhadra and other forms of Srila Prabhpada and Srila Bhakti siddhanta Saraswati. The pillars have ornamental stone carvings, marble floors with marvelous colorful granite designs. The windows are carved in Rajasthani Mewa’s style and the Khemira decoration. The ceilings also have stunning Araish designs.
The temple thus aims at spreading peace among members of the society and bringing people nearer to Krishna.
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- Footwear is not allowed inside.
- Alcohol and smoking is not allowed.
- Best time is to visit during the morning and evening artis.
- Main festivals are Rathyatra and Holi.
- The nearest airport is the SardarVallabbhai Patel Airport.
- The nearest railway station is the Hamedabad Junction.
- Murugan Express
- Oshwal Food Mall
- Tapi Restaurant
- Pizza & Pasta
- Shri Yammi Food
- Sankalp Express
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39.45% of people who visit Ahmedabad include Iskcon Temple in their plan
4 PM - 5 PM
58.49% of people start their Iskcon Temple visit around 4 PM - 5 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Iskcon Temple
92.22% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Iskcon Temple
Best temple in the city side. The structure of this temple is so good. It like a very beautiful from outer and the inner structure. The interior of this temple is very beautiful you won't believe that this is in Ahmedabad. Loved it. visit once.
Nice n holy place to visit for If you've came to Ahmedabad then must visit this temple... It's very easy to reach there Many options are available like Bus from BRTS Auto rickshaws Cabs Personal vehicle Food court also serve you tasty and healthy food in a clean n light environment Shop available inside the temple is also good for shopping... One can buy so many holy n spiritual things from there
Like never before show this type of tample... Feel like with God जय श्री कृष्णा.... Must visit.... Ground very big, food quality also too good.
Beautiful shrine where one can sit for hours just by looking into the beautiful idols of Lord krishna an Radha and other devices God's. One forgets to ask goodness in viewing the gracious lord.
Superb place of krishna temple... So many pictures of the story on the wall.. Nd so science place which give you a good vibes and feel peace.