The Birla Mandir, also referred to as the Laxmi Narayan Temple, is a Hindu temple which is situated in Jaipur. The temple is situated at the foothill of Moti Dungari Hill and is one of the several Birla temples situated in different parts of the country. The Birla Mandir is one of the most popular tourist places in Rajasthan and attracts a large number of tourists from all over the country and the world.
The temple was built by the Birla Group of Industries in 1988 and is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and his consort Goddess Laxmi. Built in white marble, the temple is an absolute delight to behold. The images of Laxmi and Narayan have been made out of a single piece of marble and are extremely beautiful to look at. The images of different deities of the Hindu religion are depicted inside the temple. The images of renowned philosophers and figures of other religions are also depicted in this temple. These include the images of Socrates, Christ, Buddha and other religious icons.