New Delhi: Faiths of Indian Culture Guided Tour
- Pickup available
- Duration: 6 hours
- Optional audio guide
Start your day with a pickup from your hotel in Delhi where your friendly guide shall meet you in the lobby. Head first to the Sri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir temple, the oldest and best-known Jain temple in Delhi situated directly across from the Red Fort in the historical Chandni Chowk area. The temple is known for its avian veterinary hospital, the Jain Birds Hospital, in a second building behind the main temple. The next stop is Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, one of the most prominent Sikh gurdwara (house of worship) known for its association with the eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan, as well as the pool inside its complex, known as the Sarovar. Next, drive to the Laxminarayan Temple, also known as the Birla Mandir, a Hindu temple dedicated to Laxminarayan in Delhi. Laxminarayan usually refers to Vishnu, Preserver in the Trimurti, also known as Narayan, when he is with his consort Lakshmi. ...
Start in the heart of Old Delhi where you will visit of the largest mosques in India, Jama Mosque. Venture to the nearby Sikh Temple, Gurudwara Sis Ganj, dating back to 1783, it commemorates the martyrdom site the ninth Sikh Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur.
Next, see one of the oldest Anglican churches in the city, St. James Church, a vibrant building constructed in 1836 by Colonel James Skinner. After enjoying lunch, visit the Hindu Laxmi Narayan Temple, also known as Birla Mandir.
Finally, learn about the Sufi experience by traveling to Nizamuddin which is named after 13th century Sufi saint, Nizamuddin Auliya.
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