Akshardham Temple at Gandhinagar is decorated with the lamps for last 25 years it is the great center of attraction for the people .The program which was started by President Swami and it will continue for the next five days.
In the year 1992, the lamp was started by vulnerable President Swami Maharaj on the occasion of diwali. Since, then for consecutive 10 years 10,000 lamps were lit for continuous 5 days on Diwali festival.The devotees those who visit Akshardham temple feel blessed and also feel the glimmer of the lamps.
Akshardham Temple spokesman Jayesh Madanaka said,”Diwali is the festival removing darkness and make the shine everywhere.” Akhshardham Temple is lit from diwali to next 5 days from 6 to 8 PM. In addition to Gujarat, Indians from different states and also from abroad come to observe the Diwali festival in Akshardham Temple.