Gurudwara Raqab Ganj Sahib marks the site of cremation of the ninth Sikh guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur…

Gurudwara Raqab Ganj Sahib   Introduction: After seeing buildings made by Lutyens (i.e Parliament and Rashtrapati bhawan) one should see some sacred place too with a great history. Gurudwara Raqab Ganj Sahib marks the site of cremation of the ninth Sikh guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur. He was beheaded by Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb and his body was rescued […]

Church which has a beautiful silver cross donated by Lord Irwin…

Cathedral Church of the Redemption   Introduction: Cathedral Church of the Redemption is standing with dignity on church road. Located to the east of President’s House, this church is not that creatively constructed like Cathedral of sacred hearts and St. Stephen church. Having a beautiful silver cross donated by Lord Irwin after being mesmerized by the […]

Holy places in Delhi

A Gurudwara which houses a temple, school and a hospital…

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib   Introduction: Now the Gurdwara Bangla Sahib was once a bungalow owned by Raja Jai Singh of Amber (Jaipur). Guru Harkishan was invited by Mirza raja Jai singh and lived in his Bangla which was built on the model of the place of raja jai singh. A small tank was built by […]

An anglican church in Delhi known as St. james church or Skinner’s Church..

St. James Church   Introduction: St. James Church is an Anglican church in Delhi which is also known as Skinner’s Church, located at the beginning of the Lothian Road, Kashmere Gate. It is one of the oldest churches in the city and an architectural landmark in Delhi. The church is of a western classical design with a Greek cross […]

St. Stephen's Church

A church which symbolizes the blood of the first Christian martyrs who were killed during the Indian Mutiny of 1857…

St. Stephen’s Church   Introduction: St. Stephen’s church is a church located at the walking distance from Khari boli market. It was built in the Gothic Romanesque style by Anglican missionaries. Church has a tall bell tower and wonderful stained glass rose windows. Church also has arched windows which allow the sunlight to brighten the […]

Iskcon Temple

Iskcon Temple   Introduction: Iskcon temple or popularly known as Sri Sri Radha Parthasarathi Mandir is devoted to the lord shri Radha Krishna. Located at Hare Krishna Hills in the East of Kailash area of New Delhi. The temple houses the idols of Sri Sri Radha Parthasarathi, Sita Rama Laxman Hanuman, Sri Sri Gaura Nitai, […]

Akshardham Mandir

Akshardham Mandir   Introduction: Akshardham Mandir is the biggest temple in India till date. According to previous years records, it attracts more than 60 percent of all tourists who visit Delhi. 141 foot high, 315 foot wide and 371 foot long this beautiful temple is located near the banks of the Yamuna in eastern New Delhi. The […]

A Shrine of a ‘Fakir’ who taught us the lesson of forgiveness and devotion to God…

Sai Baba Mandir Lodhi Road   Introduction: One of the beautiful shrines in Delhi located near Jawahar Lal Nehru stadium and exactly in front of the Dayal singh college, Lodhi road you can see a beautiful white temple dedicated to Sai Baba. Shri Sai Baba in particular, the spirit of universal brotherhood or religious toleration […]

Holy places in Delhi

Delhi – A spiritual city and Home of all communities and religions…

SACRED DELHI! We all know that despite being converted into the western culture, Delhi is a spiritual city and also the home of all communities and religions. There is no Indian religion in Delhi which does not have its own religious location. Delhi preserves a large number of devotional places.  Divided in countless Churches, Gurudwaras, Temples, […]