Structure of Lotus Temple
This temple was built by Fariborz Sahba, a Canadian architect it took around 10 years to design the temple project with the team work of about 800 engineers, technicians, artisans and workers.
This temple has the unique architecture, designed like a lotus flower with 27 marble petals and formed with a closest arrangement with many petals. It has nine doors to the hall which is 41 meters long. The first two petals are facing inside and third petal is facing outside. It is made of the white marbles and has the marvelous architectural design.
This temple architecture has no straight lines it has the nine arches with the inward and outward arches facing the central hall, there are some colorful plates around the temples which resembles the green leaves of the lotus flower.
It was very difficult to build the temple because of its unique design, the workspace and their closest intersection. Within 48 hours the petals were constructed according to the designing part. In 1986 it got completed by many local labourers.
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