From IIT Bombay to Ayodhya: IITB Alumnus Girish Sahasrabhojanee’s Ram Mandir Journey

19 Feb 2024

IIT Bombay alumnus, Mr. Girish Sahasrabhojanee (M.Tech., Structural Engineering, 1976) oversaw the design and construction of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya. The temple is an outstanding structure crafted entirely from natural stones and without the use of reinforcement or cementing materials. This is a departure from the conventional materials familiar to contemporary engineers.

In the following captivating video, Mr. Sahasrabhojanee, in his own words, shares insights into the intricacies of designing and building the Ram Mandir. The animated presentation showcases the temple’s construction against a backdrop of melodious classical music, providing a fascinating glimpse into his journey and the architectural marvel that now stands in Ayodhya.

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As Mr. Sahasrabhojanee continues to shape the sacred landscape of Ayodhya with the construction of the Ram Mandir, his journey showcases the profound impact that IIT Bombay’s alumni wield in the world today. Mr. Sahasrabhojanee’s role in building the Ram Mandir stands as a heartwarming testament to the enduring legacy and positive influence of IIT Bombay’s alumni, transcending disciplines and leaving an indelible mark on the world we inhabit.