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By 2020, the first Hindu temple will be built in Abu Dhabi.

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Dubai, In Abu Dhabi, the first temple will be ready by 2020. During the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Abu Dhabi in 2015, the government had given its approval for the construction of a temple in the capital of UAE (UAE).

According to ‘Gulf News’, the temple building committee will appoint advisors within a month under the statutory provisions. BAPS Swaminarayan Institute of Global Hindu Religious Organization will construct and manage the temple.




Sadhu Brahma Vihari Das, in-charge of the Middle East of the BAPS Swaminarayan Sansthan said, “Once the consultants are appointed, everything will be done by them, because they can take further steps under local rules and regulations.”

He said that the temple committee is expecting its construction by 2020 and we will work towards this goal. The temple with seven towers will represent the UAE’s seven emirates, which will be built on 14 acres of land near Abu Dhabi-Dubai Highway. Indian craftsmen will be carved on stone stones and they will be added to the UAE.