Abu Dhabi: A senior Abu Dhabi official has praised the design and materials of the primary Hindu temple arising within the emirate.
Dr Mugheer Al Khaili, chairman of the Division of Group Improvement (DCD) in Abu Dhabi, paid a go to to the development website of the Hindu temple in Abu Mureikhah, off Dubai-Abu Dhabi Sheikh Zayed Highway, to evaluate the progress of the undertaking, the division stated in a press launch right this moment. The division is answerable for regulating Abu Dhabi’s social sector and issuing licences for locations of worship for non-Muslims.
The BAPS Hindu Mandir Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi, displays the division’s aspirations to translate into actuality the imaginative and prescient of the UAE management to construct a cohesive society primarily based on the rules of tolerance, acceptance and mutual respect. Dr Al Khaili praised the design of the edifice that can develop into an iconic engineering and architectural construction upon completion. He additionally marvelled on the high quality of stones and different materials getting used within the building, the discharge said.
Dr Al Khaili was acquired by Pujya Brahmavihari Swami, the non secular chief and worldwide spokesman of BAPS Hindu Mandir, who oversees the event of the temple, and different officers. Dr Al Khaili inspected the numerous illustrations and engineering particulars of the temple that adorn the corridor and was briefed concerning the undertaking’s improvement.
The muse of the Hindu temple was laid in April 2019, within the presence of representatives of the Hindu neighborhood within the UAE. The temple is being inbuilt a 55,000 square-metre space. It would embody a centre for guests, prayer halls, exhibition areas, studying areas, sports activities space, thematic gardens, a meals courtroom and e book and present retailers.