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Flower Like Lotus Temple at Delhi | by Munish Chandel
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Flower Like Lotus Temple at Delhi

Lotus Temple at Delhi.


`Abdu'l-Bahá, the son of the founder of the religion, stipulated that an essential architectural character of a House of Worship be that it requires to have a nine-sided circular shape. Inspired by the lotus flower, its design is composed of 27 free-standing marble clad "petals" arranged in clusters of three to form nine sides.

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Taken on July 8, 2010