Akshardham A pure embodiment of tradition and expertise, Akshardam in Gandhinagar illuminates the richness of world-famous Indian culture. It is renowned as most popular temple for its unbelievable constructions that not even a single rod of steel were used in its total construction. Throughout the year, a large amount of believers visit here to watch carved pink sandstone and gets a delightful experience to the entire complex.
This 10 storey high temple is the most finely architectural monument of the century that was made out of 6,000 tonnes of pink sandstones, placed intricately together. The best part of this fortress is a single iron rod was used to build the temple.
Approximately, 900 skilled craftsmen were involved to complete its construction and they created 93 sculpted pillars, 40 windows carved from both sides, and a feast of forms and filigrees.
Every year, numerous tourists and Hindu devotees visit to this holy place to explore its unique designs, loyalty, stimulation, calm and sooth. The temple has famed itself nationally and internationally as well.
It is assumed that there are three forms of visual art which educates people in spiritual forms. It is believed that Painting is skill to look at, sculpture is art you can walk around, and architecture is art you can walk through.