Shri Vishwanath Mandir, additionally referred to as Vishwanath Mandir, Vishwanath Temple, New Vishwanath Temple and Birla Temple is one of the maximum well-known temples and largest traveller attractions in the holy city of Varanasi. The temple is located in Benaras Hindu University and is devoted to the Lord Shiva. Shri Vishwanath Mandir has the tallest temple tower inside the world.
Shri Kashi Vishwanath Mandir, was destroyed numerous times; in 1194 by means of Qutb-ud-din Aibak, among 1447-1458 by way of Hussain Shah Sharqi after which in 1669 CE through Aurangzeb. In 30s, Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya planned to copy Shri Kashi Vishwanath Mandir within the campus of Benaras Hindu University. The Birla circle of relatives undertook the development and basis changed into laid in March 1931.
The temple changed into ultimately completed in 1966. Shri Vishwanath Mandir's production took 30 - 35 years to finish. The temple is one of the tallest in India. Total height of the temple is 77 meters. Temple's layout was stimulated via Shri Kashi Vishwanath Mandir and is made normally of marble.