New Hindu Temple Opens in Glasgow

July 19, 2006

Source: BBC News

On July 19, 2006 BBC News reported, "The opening of a new Hindu temple in Glasgow will be marked with five days of 'great pomp and show'. The temple, in the city's west end officially opens on Wednesday evening and celebrations will run until Sunday. Organisers said people from all over the globe including devotees, high priests, scholars and religious leaders will attend the event. According to the tradition this type of event comes once in a lifetime and it is good fortune to participate in it. The temple, located in La Belle Place, is said to be the largest venue for Hindus across Scotland."