As much as one can deny it, but as humans, we all are bound together by two universal elements of- Religion and Spirituality. That’s perhaps one of the most important reasons for why humanity has failed to acquire happiness through bags of money or swanky cars but found incredible solace in spiritual places likes temples which are known to be a testament of God’s existence.
If you too are looking to venture towards the spiritual way even if for a brief moment, we suggest you visit these 10 temples in Noida and Ghazibad to experience while serenity actually feels like.
The Sai Baba temple in sector-40 of Noida is not only one of the most famous temples in the city but is also considered the most beautiful one. The temple is known to witness a gathering of over 5000 devotees every day from various areas of the NCR region and the foundation of the temple is believed to provide medical aid to over 1000 patients every day.
Where: F-Block, Sector 40, Noida
The ISKON temple in Noida is considered as the most divine place in the city owing to the pleasant vibe you get as soon as you step into the temple premises. The temple houses a beautiful deity of Radha and Madhav and performs different rituals, prayers, and kirtans daily. The ISKON committee celebrates all major festivals related to Krishna with great enthusiasm and fervor.
Where: A-5, Opposite NTPC office, Agarsen Marg, Sector-33, Noida
The Ayyappa temple located in Noida is dedicated to Lord Sastha who is also the presiding deity. Noida Ayyappa is a throbbing bee-hive of spiritual activities today. Hundreds bring their children to this well-constructed temple for the initiation into the excitement of knowledge. A child who starts on the alphabets at Sree Ayyappa is sure to become a scholar, the devotees believe. An unending stream of devotees flow to this temple on Vijaya Dasami, the most auspicious morning of the year for those who seek academic excellence.
Where: C Block, Phase 2, Industrial Area, Sector 62, Noida.
Noida Kali Bari
The Kali Bari temple in Noida is governed by the Bengali Association of Noida and houses the idol of Goddess Kali as the presiding deity. The temple is an important spiritual spot in the city. Festivals such Durga Pooja or Navaratri, Maha Kali Puja and more are celebrated with great enthusiasm here.
Where: E 5C, Kalibari Marg, Sector 26, Noida.
Jagannath Temple Greater Noida
The Jagannath Temple in Greater Noida in was established in the year 2004 when some of the lovers of Jagannath Sanskrit started with the idea to construct a temple of lord Jagannath and to associate themselves with Jagannath culture. The famous Ratha yatra (chariot festival) of Lord Jagannath is celebrated every year at Greater Noida temple from 2006 onwards and has become a very popular religious tradition in the city ever since.
Where: Block I, Beta II, Greater Noida.
ISKCON, Greater Noida
The ISKON Greater Noida temple is the Noida Extension chapter of spreading the ISKCON culture and holiness in other parts of the city. The temple is gigantic, to say the least, and houses the deity of Radha and Krishna that people come to seek blessings from every day. The governing committee of the temple regularly organizes events, workshops and spiritual readings etc.
Where: I-443, 6th Avenue, Block I, Delta II, Greater Noida.
The setting of Sai Karuna Dham Temple in Noida is believed to have been was visualized by Rev. Guruji Shri C. B. Satpathy Ji in the year 1996. The importance of this temple is that it is the 108th temple in the series of temples constructed with the blessings, guidance, and inspiration Guruji who is the Chief Patron of Sai Karuna Dham.
Where: E – 4, Gautam Budh Nagar, Sector- 61, Noida.
Dudheshwar Nath Mandir
The legend of the Dudheshwar Nath Mandir states that this is a must visit the temple for married couples who aspire to become parents soon. It is believed that gifting milk at the temple takes away the ailments of people.
Where: Gaushala Road, Pratap Vihar, Ghaziabad.