Special Cover 2017 – Bahai Lotus Temple – By India Post

Special Cover 2017 – Bahai Lotus Temple – By India Post

The Lotus Temple, located in Delhi, India, is a Bahá’í House of Worship completed in 1986. Notable for its flower like shape, it serves as the Mother Temple of the Indian subcontinent and has become a prominent attraction in the city.

Date Of Issue ;- 19.01.2017.

Special Cover 2017

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Date of Issue:-15.08.2016.

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Miniature Sheet on First Day Cover – Tourism In India – By India Post

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Date Of Issue:-15.08.2016.

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Miniature Sheet – Tourism In India – By India Post

Miniature Sheet – Tourism In India – By India Post

Date Of Issue:-15.08.2016.

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Private Maxim Cards-Lotus Temple: A Remarkable Architecture

Lotus Temple is one of the remarkable architectures of Bahai faith. It is located at Kalkaji in New Delhi. The temple looks like a lotus flower and is made of marble, cement, dolomite and sand. The temple has no restrictions for visitors and is open to people from all religions. The place provides immaculate environment for meditation, peace and wisdom. The Bahai temple was completed in 1986. Since then the temple has received recognition from all over the world for its splendid architecture and design. Lotus Temple is among the most visited monuments in India. The credit for building this beautiful structure goes to the Persian architect Fariborz Sahba from Canada.

It is about 40 meters tall surrounded by nine ponds and appears as if the temple is floating like a Lotus flower in water.

The most appraising aspect of this particular architectural masterpiece is the integration of the effervescent Indian history along with the modern engineering and architecture. The temple has to its accreditation being recognized all over the world as one of the most visited edifices in the world with almost 50 million people having visited the temple since its inception in 1986.

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