Religious Places in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad is a prosperous city where you can find a fine blend of the history, art and culture, rich architecture and imposing monuments. The metropolis of Ahmedabad presents a rich and different religious backdrop. Ahmedabad is the home to people following many religions. Consequently a number of religious places in Ahmedabad are noticed which are beautiful and worth visiting. Hinduism is the main religion followed by the people of Ahmedabad. But other religions persist in the city and are flourishing in numbers with years. The other religions are Buddhism, Jainism, Islam, Zoroastrianism and Christianity.

The city has a large number of religious places that belong to different religious communities. The famous religious places in Ahmedabad for the Hindus are as follows:

  • Swaminarayan Temple
  • Hatheesing Jain Temple
  • Akshardham Temple
  • Bhadrakali Temple
  • Huthising Temple
  • Narayan Temple
Among these Hindu shrines, Swami Narayan temple and Bhadrakali temple are most prominent Hindu religious places in Ahmedabad. Bahai, Akshardham and Isckon Temples are also the Hindu religious places of Ahmedabad that are most visited.

Among the Muslim religious places in Ahmedabad, let us list some of the mosques of the medieval India.

  • Ahmed Shah's Mosque
  • Sidi Sayed Jhali
  • Sidi Bashirs Mosque
  • Rani Rupmati's Mosque
  • Jama Masjid
  • Raj Babri Mosque
  • Rani Sipri's Mosque

There are a number of Jain temple in Ahmedabad. They are the Palitana, Sankeshwar and Tarang. These temples attract numerous pilgrims from across the country.

Churches are yet another religious place in Ahmedabad. Gurudwaras and Synagogues in Ahmedabad brilliantly award the multi religious acculturation observed in the city. Tourists come to Ahmedabad throughout the year and visit these religious places of Ahmedabad.

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