Vikash Sharma

There seems to be a lot of excitement among the millions of devotees in the country and abroad as the date for the grand consecration ceremony of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, set to take place on January 22, is fast approaching.

Ahead of the consecration of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust shared interesting and some unknown facts about the grand Ram temple in Ayodhya.

Here Are 10 Top Features Of Ram Mandir Temple In Ayodhya

1. The Mandir is in the traditional Nagar style.

2. The Mandir has a length (east-west) of 380 feet, a width of 250 feet, and a height of 161 feet.

3. As per the Temple Trust, the Mandir is three-storied, with each floor being 20 feet tall. It has a total of 392 pillars and 44 doors.

4. In the main sanctum sanctorum, there is the childhood form of Bhagwan Shri Ram (the idol of Shri Ram Lalla) and on the first floor, there will be a Shri Ram Darbar.

5. Five Mandaps (Hall) - Nritya Mandap, Rang Mandap, Sabha Mandap, Prarthna and Kirtan Mandaps.

6. In the Shri Ram Janmbhoomi Mandir complex, there are proposed Mandirs dedicated to Maharshi Valmiki, Maharshi Vashishtha, Maharshi Vishwamitra, Maharshi Agastya, Nishad Raj, Mata Shabri, and the revered consort of the Devi Ahilya.

7. No iron is used anywhere in the Mandir.

8. The mandir is being constructed entirely using Bharat’s traditional and indigenous technology. It is being constructed with particular emphasis on environmental-water conservation with 70% of the 70-acre area being left green.

9. The Parkota( Rectangular compound wall) with a length of 732 meters and a width of 14 feet, surrounds the Mandir.

10 . Near the Mandir is a historic Well (Sita koop), dating back to the ancient era.