|BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Chino Hills, California|
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir is a traditional Hindu temple located in Chino Hills, California, which is in the part of San Bernardino County that borders Los Angeles County. Chino Hills is a small suburb that would not normally be viewed as a tourist destination. But now it has one of the largest Hindu temples in North America, which was recently inaugurated on December 23, 2012.
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I loved the experience of visiting this Hindu temple in the middle of Southern California. The carvings are beautiful and the fact that they were all carved by hand without the use of any electric tools is incredible. If you are ever visiting Los Angeles, Orange County, or San Bernardino County and have an hour or two to spare, visit this beautiful temple and be transported.