In our day to day lives, we run several errands. Balancing work, health, hobbies, family, social life, studies and relationships altogether takes a toll on us. Hence to let our minds relax and our souls to purify from all the chaotic thoughts, we turn to the almighty. The power of praying to god is such that we find sheer solace in his home. Temples are not only a place of worship, but some of them have beauty in its design and architecture that attract people from all religions.
We are listing a few most famous temples in Greater Noida that one must visit.
ISKCON Greater Noida
ISKCON stands for “International society for Krishna consciousness”. It is one of the renowned Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Krishna. It is the largest organization with over 650 temples in over 100 countries.
Where: I-443, 6th Ave, Block I, Delta II, Greater Noida
Established in 2001, Kalibari came into existence when Bengali community faced difficulty during Durga Puja as there was lack of space. Hence the Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority allotted a 6,000 sq mt. land to build the temple which now witnesses festivities in all its fervour.
Where: Pi 2, Pi I & II, PI, Greater Noida
Gauri Shankar Mandir
Gauri Shankar Mandir is a famous temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is also one of the largest temples spread across an area of 4000 sq yards with beautiful shrines of Gauri Shankar, Bhadra Kali, Ram Darwar, Ma Durga, Radha Krishan among others. It has a large hall to hold all religious functions.
Where: D Block, Gamma 1, Greater Noida
The construction of this temple was proposed by two members of the Oriya community back in 2004. The temple started building in 2006 and stands today in all its glory.
Where: Block I, Beta II, Greater Noida
Shri Sai Akshardham Mandir
Another famous temple in Greater Noida happens to be this particular one located in Delta III area. It is also known to be a replica of Sai Baba Mandir in Shirdi.
Where: Block M, Delta III, Greater Noida
Shri Digambar Jain Temple
Shri Digambar Jain Temple is a peaceful place of worship in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh. The whitewashed structure looks beautiful and exemplifies a typical Jain temple. It is a great place to meditate and be one with your spiritual self.
Where: RB 8, Beta 2, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Greater Noida
Peepal Mahadev Mandir
The temple is located in a nondescript village Bisrakh which is just a shot away from Greater Noida. Set near large banyan tree with a courtyard which is laid with marble, the temple boasts of being ancient. It is unique for it consists an idol of Ravana, as the village is considered as Ravana’s native place.