India Chronicles

Lotus Temple

By December 7, 2017 No Comments

Lotus Temple – one of the most impressive monuments in India.

Is located in Delhi is a Bahá’i House of Worship, opens to all, regardless of religion or any other qualification, and serves as the Mother Temple of the Indian subcontinent. Any faith ar free to visit the temple and pray or meditate.

The Temple is built in the shape of a Lotus flower, with 7 petals.

Around the petals there are nine pools, which lift up, in natural light.

It was designed by the Canadian  architect  Fairborz Shabba that choose the lotus as the symbol common to Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Islam

The Lotus Temple has won numerous architectural awards.

I spent a great moment in this peaceful place, that’s fantastic to deep reflections.