Foundation stone of 1st Hindu temple laid in Abu Dhabi
In a historic event in Abu Dhabi, foundation stone laying ceremony of the first Indian temple took place which was attended by 2500 of Indians and officials.
Puja ceremony had started early in the morning at around 9 am following which the stone was laid at 11.45 am. The ceremony was being administered as per Vedic rituals in the holy presence of His Holiness Mahant Swami Maharaj.
The temple will be built in phases with all the pink stones and marble handcrafted by about 2,000 craftsmen. The temple is being built on 13.5 acres of land.