abu dhabi: A new Arabic-inspired Hindu temple is under construction and will open to the public on October 5 in Jebel Ali.
Raju Shroff, trustee of the Sindhu Guru Durbar Temple, Khaleeji Times The temple will officially open to the public on the day of Dussehra, the major Hindu festival celebrated on October 5th.
The temple will be opened in two stages.
- In Phase 1, the place of worship will be open to the public.
- The Knowledge Room and Community Room will be open to the public for Phase 2, which begins on Makar Sankranti Day, January 14, 2022. In addition, temple visitors can also host weddings, habangs, and private events.
To ensure the safety of all visitors amid COVID-19, the temple authorities have introduced a QR code-based reservation system.
From September, we will start accepting reservations for worship by QR code.
Visitors can find the QR code Official websiteTemple hours are 6am to 9pm.
In February 2020, a ceremony was held to lay the foundation stone of the temple. The 70,000-square-foot temple is built adjacent to the Guru Nanak Durbar in Jebel Ali and is considered an extension of the Sindhi Guru Durbar Temple at Souk Baniyas in Bar. DUBAI — He one of the oldest Hindu temples in the United Arab Emirates.
With the construction of this new temple at Jebel Ali, the area will become a multi-religious corridor of the city.
This is the second of two new Hindu temples in the country, like the BAPS Hindu Mandir in Abu Dhabi.
The temple is dedicated to 16 Hindu deities. The interior and façade pillars of the temple are inspired by the traditional pillars of the Somnath temples in Gujarat, India. The main dome is inspired by the Nagara style of Hindu temple architecture found mainly in northern India.
The architecture of the temple has a unique Arabian appearance. Gita classes, Bharatanatyam classes, etc. are held in the teaching rooms of the temple complex. The structure of the temple consists of his two crypts on the first and first floors.
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