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Huge Swaminarayan Temple in Atlanta, USA

Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) community has opened a huge Hindu temple in Atlanta on a 29 acre site, which is the largest in the US. BAPS is known for its traditional hand-carved stone Hindu temples, and for its social work and humanitarian services offered around the world.

The white temple is Built at a cost of $19 million in the Lilburn suburb of Atlanta, USA.
Huge Swaminarayan temple in Atlanta,Swaminarayan temple Atlanta USA, BAPS

The temple is built from marble, limestone and sandstone and are designed to last more than 1,000 years. Their stones interlock; no nails, screws or other metal that one day could corrode are used in construction.