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Where is the largest Hindu temple in the United States?

Swaminarayan Akshardham in Robbinsville, New Jersey, is a Hindu mandir (temple) complex.

Swaminarayan Akshardham (North America)

Swaminarayan Akshardham
Deity Swaminarayan, Radha Krishna, Rama-Sita, Shiva-Parvati
Location Robbinsville
State New Jersey

What US city has intricate Hindu temple?

Chicago – There are around 450 Hindu temples in the United States, but the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Sanstha Mandir temple in Chicago is particularly special. The marble temple, located in the Chicago suburb of Bartlett, features traditional Indian design and was constructed by 1,700 volunteers.

In which country Hinduism is growing fast?

Hinduism is a growing religion in countries such as Ghana, Russia, and the United States. According to 2011 census, Hinduism has become the fastest-growing religion in Australia since 2006 due to migration from India and Fiji.

Where is world’s biggest Hindu temple?

Angkor Wat is a temple complex at Angkor, Cambodia. It is the largest religious monument in the world, on a site measuring 162.6 hectares (1,626,000 m2; 402 acres) which was built by a Khmer king Suryavarman II in the early 12th century as his state temple and capital city.

When did Hinduism come to America?

Hinduism first arrived in North America through missionary and travel accounts in the late 18th century, which were shortly followed by European Orientalist translations of Sanskrit texts.

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