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BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

Open today: 09:00 - 19:00
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All pieces of this incredible temple were made in India and assembled here. Helpful staff. No... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Marvellous Swami Narain temple is a must visit place for Hindu’s if they are in Chicago,surrounded... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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4N739 State Highway 59, Bartlett, IL 60103
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Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

It is beautiful temple I ever seen in temple. Excellent architecture. Very peaceful and nice. Must seen temple if you are close by.

8  Thank Srikanth P
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Reviewed 23 October 2013

On October 2013 I traveled with my friends from Poland and we deceided to visit this temple as one of my guests-friends is classical Bharatanatyam dancer (indian form of dance). That day we were comming from another temple in Aurora where she had her dance...More

11  Thank Srivani D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All pieces of this incredible temple were made in India and assembled here. Helpful staff. No photos indoors.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Marvellous Swami Narain temple is a must visit place for Hindu’s if they are in Chicago,surrounded by beautiful lawns the temple has good ambience, Clean well organised. You can spend some time in meditation. Or concentrate on the idol for peace.

Thank Vinod B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely gorgeous and the intricate detail work was inspiring. I enjoyed reading about the history of the faith and especially the teachings for children: love, integrity, politeness, ethics and care for our world. I would really like to see them replace all of the plastic...More

2  Thank arthurl131
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

This temple built using ancient Indian Architecture is a must see for locals and visitors. The temple is located atleast 1 hour drive from Chicago. The grounds are well manicured and ample parking is available. For having an experience of Gujarati cuisine, they have Shayona,...More

Thank siyer26
Reviewed 31 August 2018

For people of differing faiths, this is indeed an enlightening place to visit. The architecture is magnificent. The grounds surrounding the temple, tended by volunteers, are perfectly groomed. Our guide (although a bit difficult to understand, and spoke softly) welcomed questions, as he described life...More

1  Thank Bosanchubo
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I have seen the pics online and decided to visit the place. First thing I noticed as soon I entered the premises is that its spacious, with a very peaceful environment. There is still construction work going on but its still worth. We walked inside,...More

1  Thank vivekjrao3
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Its around 1 hour drive from the Chicago. The temple is very nice, neat and clean. The architecture is excellent. The Aarti time was crowded with lot of devotees chanting mantras. It has a very nice restaurant which serves very nice and tasty veg food...More

1  Thank Resort656035
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

One feel peaceful divinity upon entering the place, woodworking in the entrance hall is breathtaking, followed by exhibit corridor displaying Indian spiritual and cultural values. When you enter to main shrine, you have unparalleled experience, I felt like I am in India. Simply majestic, equally...More

1  Thank Gopal P
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The experience of taking my daughter and granddaughters to visit this beautiful temple and grounds last summer (July 2017) was an important exposure to adifferent culture for them. They had never before experienced a visit to a religious site that was outside of their backgrounds...More

2  Thank Navigator380
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Simply wonderful and worth the tip to see. The staff are gracious and welcoming to visitors, and mere words can not begin to describe the wonderful carvings.

1  Thank AJLIllinois
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